Nine Golden Gophers maintained a perfect 4.0 grade-point average during the 2014-15 academic year.
For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.
Minnesota concluded the Championships with 378 team points .
The Gophers qualified six swimmers for the Saturday night's finals
Minnesota will open competition at the Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center on Wednesday night.
2013-14 Junior Season:Holds top 200 Back time with a 1:44.42 for the Minnesota 2013-14 season At the 2014 B1G Championships, Newenhouse placed 11th in the 200 Back, 29th in the 100 Back and 49th in the 50 Free (2/26-3/1) Finished 3rd in the 200 Medley Relay, 12th in the 50 Free, 5th in the 100 Back, 8th in the 100 Free, and 3rd in the 200 Free Relay at the 2014 Minnesota Challenge (2/7-2/8) Placed 4th in the 100 Back, 4th in the 200 Free Relay, 2nd in the 200 Back, 4th in the 200 Medley Relay and 5th in the 800 Free Relay at the Triple Dual against Purdue and Wisconsin (1/31-2/1) Against NC State, Carl finished 4th in the 200 Free Relay, 4th in the 400 Medley Relay, 1st in the 200 Back, 1st in the 400 Free Relay and 4th in the 100 Back (1/24-1/25) Placed 5th in the 200 Free and 1st in the 200 Back in Hawaii (1/11) At the 2013 Jean Freeman Invite, Newenhouse finished 4th in the 100 Free, 3rd in the 100 Free, 13th in the 500 Free, 3rd in the 200 Free, and 1st in the 400 Free Relay (12/6-12/7) At the 2013 Minneapolis Arena Grand Prix, Carl finished 3rd in the 400 Medley Relay, 9th in the 100 Back, 1st n the 400 Free Relay, 4th in the 200 Back, and 2nd in the 800 Free Relay (11/14-11/16) Placed 3rd in the 200 Back, and 6th in the 200 Medley Relay vs. Iowa (11/1) Finished 1st in the 400 Free Relay, 1st in the 200 Free Relay, 5th in the 100 Back, 3rd in the 800 Free Relay, 3rd in the 200 Back and 4th in the 400 Medley Relay (10/18-10/19) Against Florida, Carl placed 3rd in the 200 Back, 5th in the 100 Back, and 1st in the 400 Free Relay (10/12) Finished 3rd in the 100 Back, 1st in the 200 Back and 4th in the 200 Medley Relay vs. Arizona State (10/5)
2012-13 Sophomore Season: Lead the team in top times for the 200 back which was earned at the Big Ten Championship holds the fourth best time in the 200 back for Minnesota letter winner had 40.5 points total in team dual meets and six points in the B1G Championship earned top times in the 200 free and the 100 bak at the Grand Prix (11/9/12) placed fifth in the 100 back and claimed the first place finish in the 200 back against Iowa (11/2/12) won the 200 back in the Wisconsin dual (10/26/12) placed second in the 200 backstroke and fourth as a member of the 400 free relay at Michigan (10/5/12).
2011-12 Freshman Season: Made his Big Ten Championships debut as a freshman member of the fifth place 400 medley relay team placed 20th in the 200 back (1:46.88) posted a top time in the 100 back (50.48) finishing 32nd placed fifth in the 200 back at the Triple Duals won the 200 back against Missouri finished in second place in the 100 and 200 back at Hawaii Dual letterwinner.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Cedarburg High School coached by Amit Kaul competed with Schroeder Swim Team YMCA 2011 Wisconsin Division 2 state champion in the 200 free also runner-up in the 500 free the three previous years, recorded top-10 finishes in the 100 back won five individual North Shore Conference titles, plus multiple relay titles holds the school 100 back record placed fifth in the 200 back at YMCA short course nationals in 2011 competed at US nationals in 2011 a scholar athlete award recipient an honor roll student.
Personal: Born May 15, 1993 undecided on a major son of Yan and Maryann Newenhouse has an older brother, Eric lists his state championship and qualifying for Olympic trials among his most memorable sports thrills.
Newenhouse's Top Times:
50 free 20.78 2014 B1G Championships
200 free 1:42.43 11/9/12
50 back 23.64 11/2/12
100 back 49.46 2014 B1G Championships
200 back 1:43.79 2/27/13
US Nationals Start on Tuesday
Eleven Golden Gophers, including several program record holders, will compete in Indianapolis this week.
Gophers Receive CSCAA Scholar All-America Recognition
Both the men's and women's teams earned academic distinction from the coaches association.
Former swim coach Eckelkamp Passes Away
Gopher Athletics is saddened to learn that former assistant men's swimming and diving coach Steve Eckelkamp has passed away at his home on June 10, in Mount Juliet, Tenn.