Redshirt Year (2005-06)
Redshirted ... earned Academic All-Big Ten recogntion ... found in IU's meter record charts in the 50 LCM free (ninth), 50 SCM free (sixth), 100 SCM free (sixth) and 100 SCM breast (eighth).
Sophomore Year (2004-05)
Placed in the top three seven times ... registered personal bests in both the 50-yard freestyle and 200-yard freestyle events ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
Freshman Year (2003-04)
Swam season-bests in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly at the Last Chance Meet ... at the Indiana Invite, placed 20th in the 100-meter breaststroke, 26th in the 100-meter freestyle and 27th in the 50-meter freestyle ... swam the anchor leg on the 200-meter freestyle relay that placed seventh at the Invite.
Swam for Rick Morrison at Hoover High School ... earned All-America honors as a member of the school's 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays ... a four-time first team All-Stark County selection ... also four-time first team All-Federal League selection and two-time Federal League Swimmer of the Year ... qualified for state four times ... at the 2003 Ohio State Championships, finished fifth in four events: the 50-yard freestyle, the 100-yard freestyle, the 200 medley relay and the 200 free relay ... was an All-American in all four events ... swam for the North Canton YMCA Nemesis swim team where he was a four-time YMCA National Meet qualifier ... YMCA coach was Matt Johnsen ... named to the Academic Honor Roll and earned the Academic Booster Club's Most Improved GPA award ... an Eagle Scout with one bronze eagle palm ... son of Steven and Iris Ossakow.