Larry Formosa
Larry  Formosa

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Homer Glen, Ill.

High School:
Lockport Township HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
Freestyle/Butterfly


02/28/2013

Gophers in Fifth After Day Two of Championships

Minnesota has 133 team points heading into Friday's events

02/26/2013

No. 14 Gophers Set to Compete at Big Ten Championships

Minnesota will open competition at the Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center on Wednesday night.

11/30/2012

Day One of Jean Freeman Invite Concludes

The Gophers won six of the ten events on the night

11/30/2012

Day One of Jean Freeman Invite Concludes

The Gophers won six of the ten events on the night

11/09/2012

Gophers Wrap Up Day One of Grand Prix

Minnesota had 11 appearances in the Championship Finals

2012-13 • Senior Season: Placed seventh in both the 100 fly and 400 free relay against Iowa (11/2)•competed in the 100 backstroke, 100 butterfly, was a member of the 400 freestyle relay and had the fourth-fastest time as a member of the 200 medley relay at Michigan (10/5).

2011-12 • Junior Season: Established a new top time at the Big Ten Championships • finished 27th in the 100 fly (49.15) • member of the eighth place 200 medley relay • finished 30th in the 200 fly • posted a third place finish in the 100 fly at the Triple Duals • swam in the winning 200 medley relay against Hawaii • Academic All-Big Ten • letterwinner.

2010-11 • Sophomore Season: Swam a new top time in the 100 fly at the Spring Speedo Championships • set his new top time in the 200 fly at the Minnesota Challenge • Academic All-Big Ten • letterwinner.

2009-10 • Freshman Season: Posted his best 100 and 200 fly times at the Spring Speedo Championships • swam on second place 200 free and 200 medley relay teams at the Minnesota Challenge • had the team's fourth-best 100 fly time on the season.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Lockport Township High School in Homer Glen, Ill. • finished sixth in the 200 free relay his senior year at the Illinois State Championships • earned All-American honors from NISCA his senior season • swam for the Lockport Homer Swim Club under head coach Monique Witkowski • former teammate Kevin Moran swims for the University of Iowa.

Personal: Born November 4, 1990 • majoring in mechanical engineering • son of Larry and Mary Formosa • has one younger brother, Chris • enjoys playing the clarinet.

Formosa's Top Times:
100 fly • 49.15 • 2/24/12
200 fly • 1:53.60 • 2/4/11
100 back • 50.82 • 2/24/12

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