As a junior (2017):
Competed in A finals on both three meter and platform at 2017 Big Ten Championships, as well as the one meter consolation final … had 12 Top 3 event finishes during his junior campaign … competed in all three events at the 2017 NCAA Zone C Diving meet … didn’t finish lower than fourth in any event in all seven dual meetsAs a sophomore (2016):
Honorable mention All-American in the three-meter dive after posting a score of 387.60 in the consolation finals at the 2016 NCAA Championships … also qualified for the one-meter and platform events after his outstanding performance at the NCAA Zone Diving meet … competed at the 2016 Big Ten Championships for the second straight season, finishing fifth overall on platform (365.70) … also finished first in the consolation final for one-meter and sixth in the consolation final for three-meter … placed first or second in every event in each of the first five meets to start the season … placed in the top-three in all but one regular season event
Prior to Ohio State: Member of Akron Rippers club team ... coached by University of Akron Diving Coach Chris Medvedeff ... Junior National Qualifier seven years in a row ... three-time Junior National Finalist ... age group national champion on one- and three-meter in 2009 ... won 15 gold medals at USA Diving Junior Regional and Zone meets ...2013 and 2014 Ohio Division I State High School Diving Champion for Nordonia High School in Macedonia ... won District and Sectional meets in 2013 and 2014 .. 2012 State Runner-Up ... four-time State Qualifier ... four-time All-Ohio ... four-time NISCA All-American ... 2014 NISCA Top 20 ... Northeast Ohio Conference MVP ... 2012, 2013 and 2014 Akron Touchdown Club Diver of the Year ... 2013 and 2014 Cleveland Plain Dealer All-Star ... holds one-metersix-dive (374.17) and eleven-dive (565.10) records for Nordonia ... undefeated in dual meets ... three time Ned Reeb Invitational champion (Ohio State) and three time Viking Invitational champion (Cleveland State) ... son of Barb and John Romanik.
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