Larry Formosa
Larry  Formosa


Homer Glen, Ill.

High School:
Lockport Township HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190



Gophers in Fifth After Day Two of Championships

Minnesota has 133 team points heading into Friday's events


No. 14 Gophers Set to Compete at Big Ten Championships

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


Day One of Jean Freeman Invite Concludes

The Gophers won six of the ten events on the night


Day One of Jean Freeman Invite Concludes

The Gophers won six of the ten events on the night


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


Gophers Compete at Speedo Sectionals


Plachinski highlights Gophers with three first-place finishes at Speedo Sectionals.

Gophers Add Alicia Hicken-Franklin to Staff


Former Gopher swimmer Alicia Hicken-Franklin joins coaching staff as Associate Head Coach for men's and women's swimming and diving.

Gophers Announce 2017-18 Schedule


Minnesota will end the season by hosting men's Big Ten and NCAA Championships.

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