Group includes five NCAA qualifiers
Most of any swimming/diving team in the Big Ten
The Scarlet and Gray will suit up this week for the national championships in Austin, Texas
Follow along with @OhioState_MSwim as Coach Dave Rollins live tweets from the 2014 Big Ten Championships
Ohio State jumps into the Top 5 in the latest CSCAA national rankings
At a glance: Has developed into one of the Buckeyes' best in butterfly and individual medley events ... holds an OSU school record in the 200 butterfly with a time of 1:43.54 ... earned a trip to the Big Ten championships as a freshman and the NCAA championships during his sophomore campaign.
As a sophomore (2013): Competed in three events at the 2013 NCAA Championships, including the 200 butterfly, 200 individual medley and 400 individual medley ... finished the 200 butterfly at NCAAs in ninth-place in an OSU school record-breaking time of 1:43.54 ... also at NCAAs, placed 14th in 400 individual medley to earn his second honorable mention All-America accolade of the meet ... touched fifth in the 200 butterfly (1:43.93) at the Big Ten championships, as well as sixth in the 400 individual medley (3:45.17) ... picked up four wins on the season, including one in the 200 butterfly during the opening meet of the season vs. Cleveland State and Kenyon ... ranked as Ohio State's top performer in the 200 butterfly, 200 individual medley and 400 individual medley ... academically, earned OSU Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten recognition.
As a freshman (2012): Qualified for the consolation final in two events - 200 and 400 individual medley - at the Big Ten championships ... finished first six times over the course of the season ... recorded one of the Scarlet and Gray's top three times in three individual events: 200 butterfly (1:45.17); 200 individual medley (1:47.04); 400 individual medley (3:50.57) ...one of six freshmen swimmers to travel make the OSU traveling team.
Background:Tamas attended Oil Ferene primary and secondary school ... a native of Hungary, Tamas will focus primarily on butterfly, breaststroke and individual medley at Ohio State.