Head coach Ray Looze recaps day 1 of the NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships in Federal Way, Wash.
2012 Big Ten Men's Swim and Dive Championships - Day 3 Recap
JUNIOR YEAR (2012-13)Named 2013 Big Ten Diver of the Year ... sixth on the 1-meter at the 2013 NCAA Championships with a score of 387.90 ... placed third on the 3-meter with a tally of 425.50, finishing with two All-America certificates ... won his second career Big Ten title with a victory on the 1-meter springboard ... tallied a school-record 432.15 points, the third-highest score in Big Ten history ... finished second on the 3-meter with a tally of 456.85 ... named Big Ten Diver of the Championships ... set a school record with a score of 460.20 on the 3-meter in a dual meet win over Ohio State/Iowa ... also took the 3-meter title at Louisville and vs. Penn State/Virginia ... won the 1-meter at Purdue, vs. Penn State/Virginia and vs. Kentucky/Tennessee ... named to the 2013 USA Diving Canada Cup team ... has tallied 395 points or more five times this year on the 1-meter and four times on the 3-meter.
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2011-12)Placed seventh in the championship final of the 3-meter springboard at the NCAA Championships with a score of 370.75 ... earned All-America honors on the 1-meter springboard, finishing 12th with a score of 370.45 ... picked up his third All-America honor of the NCAA meet with a 16th-place finish on the platform (266.30) ... won the 3-meter synchro diving event at the Big Ten Championships with partner Mick Dell'Orco ... earned his first Big Ten title with a school-record score of 459.30 on the 3-meter springboard ... took third on the 1-meter springboard with a score of 372.10 ... 10th on the platform (348.50) ... first-team All-Big Ten honoree ... shared Big Ten Diver of the Championships award ... finished fifth on the 1-meter at the 2012 USA Diving Summer Nationals.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2010-11)
Finished in the points on the 1-meter springboard at the Big Ten Championships, taking ninth with a score of 370.40 ... recorded a fifth-place finish in the 3-meter springboard event with 379.90 points ... posted his second top-8 finish of the Big Ten meet with an eighth-place score of 286.20 on the platform ... one of two IU men to qualify for the NCAA Championships ... 21st in the 1-meter (313.60) and 32nd on the 3-meter (272.60) ... was the top scorer for the Hoosiers this year on the 1-meter springboard, posting a score of 384.40 to finish first in a dual meet at Virginia ... third on the 1-meter vs. Texas and Michigan (355.95) ... posted a season-best score of 398.90 on the 3-meter to finish second vs. Texas and Michigan ... won the 3-meter competition in his first collegiate event vs. Kentucky ... finished second on the platform vs. Texas and Michigan with a season-best score of 358.65.
AAU National Champion on the 1-meter and 3-meter ... set at school record at the 2010 sectional (six dives- 360.30; 11 dives- 613.60) ... won the Indiana state title as a senior ... named Bloomington Herald-Times Diver of the Year ... helped his team to a third-place finish at the state meet his junior season ... dove under the direction of former Hoosier Will Bohonyi at South ... parents are Doug and Susan Schmidt ... both are IU graduates ... born March 23, 1992.
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