Michelle Theriault
Michelle  Theriault


North Hills, Calif.

High School:
Gorman Learning Center

Undergraduate Student Assistant


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Courtesy: OhioStateBuckeyes.com
Release: 12/06/2008

Ohio State Career

2010 Highlights

  • All-American
  • Member of U.S. National Team Training Squad
  • Captured trio (93.125) and duet (93.875)titles at U.S. Collegiate Synchronized Swimming Championships
  • Won North Regional Championships titles in trio (93.667) and duet (93.375)
  • First in duet (93.500) at Richmond and William & Mary (92.500)
  • Dominated duet (93.330) and trio (92.830) events at Jessica Beck Memorial Meet
  • Began season with a trio win (91.000) at the OSU Tri-Meet

(2009 Sophomore Season) Member of the Buckeyes' Scarlet team, helping them earn the team champions title at the 2009 U.S. Collegiate Nationals (5/2/09) with a mark of 93.333 ... competed in trio competitions with Barbara Nesbitt and Deborah Shim, earning the 2009 U.S. Collegiate Nationals trio championship with a 94.667... team Scarlet was first at the Jessica Beck Memorial meet (2/7/09), recording a 95.167, at Lindenwood and Richmond meet (2/14/09) with a 96.167 and at William & Mary (2/15/09) scoring a 95.333 ... trio was second at the Jessica Beck Memorial Meet tallying a score of 91.833 and second at the North Regional Championships with a mark of 93.667.

(2008 Freshman Season) Competed for the Scarlet squad, helping them garner first place in the team routine with a score of 98.500 at U.S. Collegiate Nationals (3/29/08), second in team at the 2008 U.S. Senior National Championships (5/4/08) with a score of 95.833 and first with a mark of 97.667 at the 2008 North Regional Championships (3/1/08) ... paired with Caitlin Stewart to form the duet that finished first at the Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (2/2/08) and competitions against Richmond (2/1/0/08) and William & Mary (2/11/08) ... placed sixth in duet at the national championships with a mark of 91.750, fourth at collegiate nationals, garnering a score of 93.833 and first at regionals with a mark of 93.833 ... partnered with Stewart and Barbara Nesbitt to form the trio that took first-place finishes including the top spots at the Jessica Beck Memorial Meet and meets against Richmond, William & Mary, Michigan and Keuka ... the trio finished second at the regional championships, earning a mark of 94.000 and placed second with a score of 95.000 at collegiate nationals.

Prior to Ohio State Member of the Riverside Aquettes from 2001-07 ... competed for the U.S. Junior National team in 2005 and 2006 ... traveled to Guangzhou, China, to compete in the 2006 Junior World Championships with the junior national team ... moved on to become a member of the U.S. National Team II in 2007 ... competed in the 2007 Swiss Open in Zurich, Switzerland, for the U.S. National team and brought home a bronze medal in combo routine.

Personal Daughter of David and Martine ... has three brothers Jonathan, Brian and Kevin ... favorite pastimes include singing, dancing, baking and spending time with family and friends ... lists greatest sports thrill as making the U.S. National team for the first time and having the opportunity to swim for the U.S. at competitions ... hopes to compete in the 2012 Olympics in London upon graduation.