Men's Swimming



    Paul Sigfusson  
    Paul Sigfusson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Hinsdale, Ill.

    High School:
    Hinsdale Central

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 160

    Event:
    Free


    Sophomore Year (2004-05)
    Competed at Big Tens for the Hoosiers ... recorded 10 top-five performances on the season ... found in IU's meter record charts in the 400 LCM free (10th), 800 LCM free (fifth), 1,500 LCM free (10th), 200 SCM free (eighth) and 400 SCM free (12th).

    Sophomore Year (2004-05)
    Contributed to second-place team finish at Big Tens ... scored for the second consecutive year in the 500-yard freestyle at Big Tens ... set personal bests in the 200 and 500-yard freestyles.

    Freshman Year (2003-04)
    Came out of nowhere and improved drastically on his seed times to score in a pair of events at the Big Ten Championships ... placed 16th in the 500-yard freestyle and 11th in the 1650-yard freestyle at the championships ... also placed 22nd in the 200-yard freestyle in the event ... at the Indiana Invitational, placed 12th in the 1650-yard freestyle, 21st in the 400-meter freestyle and 33rd in the 200-meter freestyle.

    Prep/Personal
    Swam for Corky King at Hinsdale Central High School ... a nine-time All-America selection and a five-time all-state team member ... earned All-America honors in the 200- and 500-yard freestyles as well as a part of the 200- and 400-yard freestyle relays ... also an excellent student ... earned the scholar-athlete award at Hinsdale Central ... at the club level, competed for the Hinsdale Swim Club ... club swim coach was Mike Laurich ... also played baseball ... the son of Becky and Dr. Paul Sigfusson, who was an All-American swimmer for IU under famed coach Doc Counsilman.

      Check back soon
      Indiana Sports Properties