Steffen Hillmer
Steffen  Hillmer


Essen, Germany

High School:
Helmholtz-Gymnasium Essen



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Buckeyes dominate with top times, scores in each event

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

As a freshman (2014):
Qualified for the NCAA championships as a member of the 400 freestyle relay and 800 freestyle relay ... received honorable mention All-America accolades in the 400 freestyle relay in a school-record time of 2:51.26 ... finished third at the Big Ten championships alongside the 800 freestyle relay ... received Big Ten Freshman of the Week recognition on Oct. 15 following a season-opening victory over Kentucky ... recorded one of the team's top-five fastest marks in three events - 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle.

Prior to Ohio State:
Member of junior national team in 2010 and 2011 ... placed third at European Junior Championships in Serbia in 2011 ... finalist at world junior championships in Peru in 2011 ... national age group champion in 100m freestyle (51.13) ... three-time national team champion in Germany ... coached by Henning Lambertz.