Men's Swimming



    Thomas Clavier  
    Thomas Clavier

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Covington, La.

    High School:
    Mandeville

    Last College:
    Tennessee

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 210

    Event:
    Fly/Breast


    Senior Year (2005-06)
    Earned an All-American certificate as a member of the ninth-place 200-yard medley relay at NCAAs ... Competed in the 100 fly as an individual at NCAAs ... claimed five titles ... finished in the top three 12 times ... member of the school and meet record Big Ten champion 200-yard medley relay ... scored in both the 100 breast and 100 fly at Big Tens ...closed out season in IU's all-time top 20 in the 100 fly (third) and the 100 breast (seventh) ... also sixth in the 100 LCM fly in IU's meter record book ... IU's Big Ten Sportsmanship nominee.

    Junior Year (2004-05)
    Placed in the top three 22 times ... best finishes came with a variety of second-place efforts ... the final runner-up performance was in the 100-yard butterfly at Michigan ... provided incredible leadership during the Big Ten Championships by swimming both the 100 butterfly and 100 breaststroke without a right anterior cruciate ligament after snapping it in a freak accident shortly after the Michigan dual meet ... not only did he swim with the injury, he finished seventh in the 100 fly at the conference championships.

    Redshirt Year (2003-04)
    Redshirted after transferring from Tennessee ... Swam in the American Short Course Championships at the University of Texas and recorded times of 54.80 in the 100 breaststroke and 48.40 in the 100 buttterfly.

    Career at Tennessee
    Transfer from Tennessee ... placed sixth at the SEC Invitational in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 57.80 ... swam a personal-best 56.79 in the 100 breaststroke at the SEC Championships.

    Prep/Personal
    Swam for the Hurricane Swim Club ... his top times were 51.01 in the 100 fly, 46.24 in the 100 free, 21.01 in the 50 free and 1:51.01 in the 200 IM ... coached a neighborhood team called the Covington Country Club Cyclones ... coached by Ed Kelly at Mandeville High School ... was captain of high school swim team in 2001 ... the son of Harold and Sylvia Clavier.

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