Group includes six NCAA qualifiers
Most of any swimming/diving team in the Big Ten
Buckeyes take first place in 10 events
Buckeyes return to action in two weeks for annual Ohio State Invitational
Ohio State welcomes an elite field to McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion
At a glance: Specializes in distance freestyle and individual medley events for the Buckeyes.
As a junior (2014): Swam a 9:33.40 in the 1000 freestyle vs. Kenyon, a season-best time ... qualified for the 2014 Big Ten Championships ... clocked a 4:34.31 in the 500 freestyle and 15:44.98 in the 1650 freestyle at Big Tens ... took the runner-up spot in the 1000 freestyle in a dual-meet victory over West Virginia ... earned Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete recognition.
As a sophomore (2013): Earned two wins over the course of the season, both of which were recorded on the road vs. Miami (Ohio) ... placed first in the 1000 freestyle in Oxford with a time of 9:35.02, as well as the 500 freestyle in 4:38.83 ... dropped a personal-best time of 4:30.72 at Ohio State's Last Chance NCAA Qualifier ... set a personal-best in the 1000 freestyle at a home meet vs. Wright State (9:34.04).
As a freshman (2012): Opened Ohio State career swimming the 1000 and 500 freestyle at a meet vs. Kenyon ... swam a personal-best in the 1650 freestyle at the Ohio State Invitational (16:16.21) ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete recognition.
Background: Sean attended Turpin High School in Cincinnati, Ohio ... voted the team's most valuable swimmer three times ... was on the school record- breaking 400 free relay team ... swam for the Anderson Barracudas club team ... wants to study biology at Ohio State.
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