HIGH SCHOOL: A four-time state finalist at the FHSAA meet, he had
his best performance during his senior year...Capped off prep
career by taking second in the 50 free along with a fourth-place
mark in the 100 free...Member of Spruce Creek's 3A state
championships 200 medley relay team, he earned All-Central
Florida and All-Volusia/Flagler County honors from the
Orlando Sentinel ...The team captain his final season, he also swam
on the Hawks' third-place 400 freestyle relay...Earned a spot in the
US Junior National meet during his junior year...Won the 100
freestyle at the district championships...Collected his first All-
State award as a freshman, helping Spruce Creek to the team
state championship...Coached by Steve Lochte for both Spruce
Creek and the Daytona Beach Swimming club.
PERSONAL: Born December 22, 1985...Undecided on major...Son
of Myron and Diane Hammond.