The junior finished ninth overall in the semifinals of the 100-meter butterfly.
The semifinals of both events will be broadcast live on NBC tonight beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Derek Toomey placed 33rd overall in the 100-meter freestyle.
Minnesota student-athletes well represented on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams
Minnesota finished the event with 31 team points and 24th-place finish.
An eight-time All-American 2011 Big Ten champion in the 200 free relay holds the University record in the 200 freestyle relay.
2011-12 SENIOR SEASON:
Earned All-American Honors in the 12th place 200 free relay, 15th place 400 free relay and 16th place 800 free relay at the NCAA Championships established three career-best times at the Big Ten Championships finished third in the 100 free (43.52) placed 12th in the 50 free (19.93) finished 20th in the 200 free (1:37.32) leader of the third place 400 free relay member of the fifth place 200 free relay and 400 medley relay Academic All-Big Ten letterwinner.
2010-11 JUNIOR SEASON:
Big Ten champion in the 200 free relay, which set a Big Ten Championships record of 1:16.78 and went on to finish seventh at the NCAA Championships also part of the eighth-place 400 free relay and 15th-place 400 medley relay finished third in the 100 free at Big Tens with a time of 43.42 finished fifth in the 50 free (19.99) won the 100 free and 100 back against Wisconsin finished eighth in the 100 free and 14th in the 50 free at the Minnesota Grand Prix finished 10th in the 100 free and 13th in the 50 free at the Georgia Invitational Academic All-Big Ten letterwinner.
2009-10 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Part of the 200 free relay that took second at the Big Ten Championships and ninth at the NCAA Championships part of 400 free relay that took second at the Big Ten Championships and seventh at the NCAA Championships part of a one-two-three Gopher finish in the 100 free, finishing third versatile performer that finished fifth in the 100 freestyle at the Ohio State Invitational was the runner-up in the 100 free at the Minnesota Challenge.
2008-09 FRESHMAN SEASON: Competed at first Big Ten Championships, swimming the 100, 200 and 500 free made a 28th place finish in the 500 free in a career-best 4:26.53 posted a time of 1:39.24 to finish 39th in the 200 free reached the C Final of the 100 free where he placed 19th in 44.91 letterwinner.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 graduate of Blue Springs High School (Mo.) high school coaches were Bill Shalley and Robert Sturman won Missouri state title in the 500 free as a junior in 2007 was runner-up at state meet in the 500 free as a senior and sophomore also a two-time state runner-up in the 200 free won state title in the 400 free relay as a sophomore in 2006 eight-time NISCA All-American earned 15 all-state certificates multiple event qualifier at U.S. Senior and Junior Nationals 14-time Suburban Big 7 All-Conference honoree led Blue Springs to four conference titles and two state runner-up finishes during career named The Examiner Swimmer of the Year three times and the Kansas City Star Swimmer of the Year in 2006-07 named the Fox 4 News/Hyvee Athlete of the Year in 2007-08 National Honor Society member also competed for Team Dolphins and coach Aaron Dean.
PERSONAL: Born December 15, 1989 majoring in chemistry son of Connie and Steve Bolin father played college baseball and basketball at William Jewell College.
Bolin's Top Times:
50 free 19.93 2/24/12
100 free 43.23 2/25/12
200 free 1:37.32 2/24/12
800 Free Relay Opens NCAA Championships
Minnesota will compete in four events, including two relays, on Thursday in Indianapolis.
NCAA Championships Start Wednesday Night
Minnesota brings six individuals and five relays to Indianapolis for the final meet of the season.
Gophers Revive Relay Tradition
Minnesota's relays have improved over the past two years, and all five will compete this week in Indianapolis.