MacDonald Named Coach of the Year, Thompson Men's Most Valuable
Two Musketeer Swimmers Honored For Academic Achievements
Men Finish Third, Women Tenth In Championships
Conchuratt Sets School Record In 100 Fly
XU Picks Up Silver Medals From Conchuratt, Men's 400 Medley
The fall swimming season concluded last weekend with strong performances at the Zippy Invitational. Xavier will travel to Florida for its annual winter training trip before starting the season again on Jan. 13
XU opened the 2010 A-10 Championship on Wednesday
2012-13 A-10 Championship: 100 fly, Silver Medalist
2012-13 A-10 Championship: 200 medley relay, Silver Medalist
2012-13 A-10 Championship: 400 medley relay, Silver Medalist
2012-13 A-10 Championship: 400 free relay, Bronze Medalist
2012-13 A-10 Championship: 800 free relay, Silver Medalist
2012-13: Competed in the 50, 100, 200 and 500 freestyle, 200 backstroke, 50, 100 and 200 butterfly, and the 100 and 200 individual medley ... placed second in the 200 fly (1:49.79) at the A-10 Championship ... finished second in the 100 fly (48.43) at the A-10 Championship ... broke the school record and finished second in the 200 medley relay (1:30.41) with Luke Johanns, David Maxwell and Rick Stewart ... broke the school record and finished second in the 400 medley relay (3:18:27) with Luke Johanns, Joseph O'Hara and Rick Stewart at the A-10 Championship ... broke the school record and finished third in the 400 free relay (3:00.08) with Luke Johanns, Pablo Morejon and Chad Thompson at the A-10 Championship ... broke the school record and finished second in the 800 free relay (6:36.04) with Eric Dirvin, Will Oswald and Chad Thompson ... named to the 2012-13 Academic All-Conference Team.
2011-12: Competed in the 50, 100, 200 and 500 freestyle, 100 backstroke, 100 and 200 butterfly, 200 individual medley, 200, 400 and 800 freestyle relays and the 200 and 400 medley relays ... won bronze in the 200 IM at the 2012 Atlantic 10 Championship with a time of 1:49.48, the second-fastest time in school history ... swam the second leg of the A-10 bronze-medal winning 200 freestyle relay, setting a school record with the time of 1:22.17 ... also claimed third in the 100 fly at the A-10 Championship with a school-record time of 49.23 ... set another school record as the third leg of the gold-medal winning 400 medley relay team (3:19.95) ... picked up his fourth medal of the championship by swimming the second leg of the third-place finishing 400 free relay team (3:01.78 - also a school record) ... posted a time of 1:51.18 in the 200 fly at the A-10 Championship, the second-fastest time in school history ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following the fall semester.
2010-11: Set a school second-best time of 50.51 in the 100 fly and a school fifth-best time in the 200 fly ... set a new Top 20 time of 3:22.92 in the 400 medley relay ... named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following the spring semester.
2009-10: Competed in the 100 and 200 backstroke where he posted the fifth-best times of the season ... set a team-best time of 1:32.22 in the 200 medley relay at the Atlantic 10 Championship ... set a meet record on 1:32.86 in the 200 medley at the Zippy Invitational ... was part of a 400 medley relay team that set a meet record and pool record of 3:22.66 at the Zippy invitational.
Prior to Xavier: Swam varsity for four years ... four-time state qualifier, two-time state finalist ... member of the undefeated and state winning team two years in a row ... Received USA Swimming Academic All-American Team status ... Received the Senior Leadership, Most Inspirational and Team Spirit award.
Personal: International Studies major ... born January 29, 1991 in Portland, Ore.