Mark Belanger
Mark Belanger


Akron, Ohio

High School:
Firestone HS



Class of 2017: Meet the Freshmen

Talented group includes a first team All-Big Ten selection


Buckeyes Open Competition at Ohio State Winter Invite

200 medley relay team earns NCAA


No. 4 Ohio State Defeats Wright State, 159-106

Buckeyes dominate with top times, scores in each event


No. 11 Ohio State Jumps Out to First Place at Kenyon Winter Invite

Senior All-American Tim Phillips makes 2013-14 debut


No. 10 Buckeyes Back for Ohio State Invitational

Ohio State set to host highly competitive field at McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion

At a glance: Competes primarily in freestyle and butterfly events for the Buckeyes.

As a freshman (2014): Claimed first in the 200 medley relay at the Ohio State Winter Invite (1:29.94), as well as second in the 100 freestyle (45.83) ... swam to a season-best in the 100 freestyle at the Big Ten championships (45.50) ... took runner-up in the 200 medley vs. Wright State ... earned OSU Scholar-Athlete recognition.

Prior to Ohio State:Three-time top point scorer and MVP for Firestone ... five-time All-American (100 free, 2012; 100 free, 2013; 100 fly, 2013; 50 free, 2013; 100 fly, 2013; and 200 free, 2013) ... four time All-State ... Academic All-American ... 2013 District Champion in 100 freestyle and 200 freestyle ... district record holder in the 200 freestyle ... 2013 Ohio State Champion in the 100 freestyle ... holds school records in three events and the Firestone High School Pool record in 100 freestyle ... ranked 10th in Ohio by ... four-year state qualifier ... six-time state medalist ... two-time district champion ... state runner-up in 2012.