Eric Dirvin
Eric Dirvin


Austin, Texas

High School:


Men's, Women's Swimming Open Season at Butler Invitational

Musketeers Look to Build on Last Season's BIG EAST Success


Xavier Swimmers Rake In All-BIG EAST Accolades

Twenty-Two Musketeers Receive Honors From Conference


A BIG Accomplishment For Xavier Men's Swimming

Head coach Brent MacDonald and senior Chad Thompson speak about the experience of the BIG EAST Championships.


Xavier Men's Swimming Captures First BIG EAST Championship

MacDonald Named Coach of the Year, Thompson Men's Most Valuable


Xavier Swimming Picks Up Four Victories At BIG EAST Championships

Thompson, Oswald, Stewart and Smith Bring Home Top Finishes


Swimming League Meet

The Xavier swimming teams are headed to Buffalo, N.Y. for the 2012 Atlantic 10 Swimming Championship. Swimmers from the men's and women's team preview the four-day meet.


Swimming 2011-12

Swimming 2011-12

2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2013-14 All-BIG EAST Team
2013-14 BIG EAST Championships: 800 Free Relay Gold Medalist
2012-13 A-10 Championship: 800 free relay, Silver Medalist

2013-14: Competed in the 50, 100, 200 and 500 freestyle, 100 and 200 breaststroke, 200 individual medley and 800 free relay ... Earned his first gold medal and was named to the All-BIG EAST Team by winning the 800 free relay (6:41.02) with Luke Johanns, William Oswald and Chad Thompson ... Swam in the 200 breast (2:09.39) and 200 IM (1:54.08) and finished seventh and ninth, respectively, at the BIG EAST Championships ... Also swam in the 200 free at the Championships and posted a time of 1:41.99 in the preliminaries ... Placed second in the 500 free (4:55.57) at the 2013 Cumberlands-Xavier Dual meet.

2012-13: Competed in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle, 100 and 200 breaststroke, 200 fly and 200 and 400 individual medley ... Broke the school record and finished second in the 800 free relay (6:36.04) with Sam Conchuratt, Will Oswald and Chad Thompson ... Finished eighth in the 200 breast B-Final at the A-10 Championship (2:08.40) ... Also placed eighth in the 200 free at the A-10 Championship (1:40.17) ... Finished with top personal times of 21.73 in the 50 free and 47.65 in the 100 free in a dual match against Wright State.

2011-12: Competed in the 50, 100, 200 and 400 freestyle, 100 and 200 breaststroke, 200 individual medley and 400 and 800 freestyle and 400 medley relay events ... Set program top-20 times in the 100 free (46.66 - 8th), 200 free (1:40.44 - 4th), 200 IM (1:52.46 - 5th), 400 free relay (3:05.91 - 4th) and 800 free (6:42.43 - 3rd) ... Came in fourth place swimming the second leg of the 800 free relay at the 2012 Atlantic Championship ... Touched sixth in the 200 IM and the 200 free at the championship as well ... Honored with the Dean's Award for maintaining a 3.5 or higher grade point average ... Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll following the fall semester.

Prior to Xavier: Swam four years with Westlake High School Swim Team ... three-time state qualifier ... 14-time all-state swimmer ... Scholastic All-American in 2010.

Personal: Son of Rhonda and John Dirvin ... One sister, Alexis ... Sport management major.