The Florida State women's swimming and diving team upset the No. 11 Florida Gators.
The Florida State swimming and diving teams were perfect on the weekend, taking four out of four wins.
Seminoles Finish Second The men's and women's swimming teams finished in second place this weekend at the All-Florida Invite.
Eight Seminoles tested their talents on the first day of Olympic Trials in Omaha, Neb.
FSU sends 18 to Olympic Trials for swimming - By Ryan Syrkus
200 IM: 1:50.03
400 IM: 3:54.10
200 fly: 1:50.932011-12:Took 18th in the 1650 free with a time of 15:46.12 at ACC's...earned a second swim in the 400 IM (19th)with a time of 3:58.95...swam a prelim time of 4:32.91 in the 500 free before placing 20th in the event with a 4:34.21 at the ACC Championships...placed seventh in the 400 IM at the Georgia Tech Invite.
2010-11: Qualified for the 2012 Olympic Trials in the 400m IM (4:29.87) at the 2011 ConcoPhillips National Championships...scored points in his first ACC Championships by placing 10th in the 400 individual medley (3:54.31)... also placed 22nd in the 200 individual medley (1:51.58) and 27th in the 200 fly (1:50.93) at ACC's... against Alabama brought home a fourth place finish in the 200 back (1:51.15) and a fifth place in the 200 IM (1:54.47)...Swam to a third place finish in the 400 IM (4:05.20), fourth in the 1000 freee (9:54.04), and fourth in the 200 back (1:52.00) versus Clemson...Placed second in both the 200 fly (1:53.17) and 200 back (1:51.40) in the dual sweep of Georgia Tech and UNC-Wilmington...Helped upset Florida by finishing fourth in the 200 back (1:50.59)...At the Georgia Tech Invitational...Took home fourth in the 400 IM (4:03.20) during the meet at LSU...Finished fourth in the 200 IM (1:58.64) in the win over Nova Southeastern...Placed third in the 200 breast (2:16.27), third in the 400 IM (4:08.02), and fourth in the 100 back (53.83) in the dual sweep of Florida Atlantic and Florida International...At the All-Florida Invitational brought home finishes of sixth in the 200 back (1:53.56), seventh in the 400 IM (4:08.59), eighth in the 200 fly (1:57.89), 11th in the 100 back (53.88), and 20th in the 200 IM (1:59.20).
High School: Olympic Trial qualifier in the 400 individual medley... Senior National qualifier in the 400 individual medley, 200 fly and 200 back... four-time member of the academic honor roll... member of the German National Honor Society.
Personal: Born November, 25, 1991... majoring in Criminology... plays guitar... father played lacrosse at Maryland and was MVP of the lacrosse world games in 1971... club coach is former Seminole and coach of Michael Phelps Bob Bowman... son of Mike and Cathy Thomas.