Andrew Appleby
Andrew  Appleby

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

High School:
Cuyahoga Falls HS

Event:
BK/FR

04/04/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

03/27/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

02/07/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

11/21/2016

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

06/26/2014

Class of 2017: Meet the Freshmen

Talented group includes a first team All-Big Ten selection

As a senior (2017): Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar Athlete… Honorable Mention All-American as a member of the 400 Free Relay team and NCAA Championship Participant… Competed at the Big Ten Championships in three events: 100 and 200 Yard back and the 200 Yard Individual Medley… Best finish at the Big Tens was seventh in the 100 Yard back… Holds the second fastest time on the team this year in the 200 Backstroke with a time of 1:43.59 and holds the fourth fastest time on the team this year in the 100 Yard Backstroke with a time of 47.19… Had second fastest time on team in 200 IM with a 1:44.83... Won twice in the Dual meet against Miami (OH) in the 200 Backstroke and the 200 IM

As a junior (2016): Made his first career appearance at an NCAA Championship meet, swimming in the 400 and 800 freestyle relays … swam in the championship heat in three individual events at 2016 Big Ten Championships: 100 and 200 backstroke as well as the 200 IM, finishing 7th, 6th, and 8th respectively … CSCAA Scholar All-American … fastest 200 freestyle time on the team in 2015-16 (1:44.44) and second-fastest in the 100 freestyle, 100 and 200 backstroke … 15 top-three event finishes as a junior … qualified for 2016 Olympic Trials  

As a freshman (2014):
Recorded the team's third-fastest time in the 200 backstroke (1:45.05) ... competed at the Big Ten championships, posting season-best times in the 200 backstroke (1:45.05) and 200 individual medley (1:49.58) ... swam to a first-place finish with the 200 freestyle relay at the Ohio State Winter Invite (1:26.23) ... touched first vs. Wright State in the 100 backstroke (51.17).

Prior to Ohio State: Ohio State Division I Champion in 100 backstroke (2013) ... five time state finalist ... two-time All-American ... three-time Northeast Ohio Conference MVP ... two-time team captain for the Black Tigers ... four-time MVP for Cuyahoga Falls after help leading his squad to a 2013 Northeast Ohio Conference River Division Championship ... held seven team records .... YMCA national champion in 100 backstroke (48.23) ... coached by Mike McDonald the last nine years ... ranked seventh in Ohio by CollegeSwimming.com.