Day two of the Big Ten Championships will get underway Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
2011-12 SENIOR SEASON: Placed in two events at the Big Ten Championships member of the third place 800 free relay (6:25.60) placed 20th in the 200 free (1:37.78) also finished 49th in the 50 free and58th in the 100 free earned the runner-up spot in the 200 free at the Minnesota Challenge, Missouri Dual, HawaiiDual and against Wisconsin Academic All-Big Ten letterwinner. 2010-11 JUNIOR SEASON: Swam on the fourth-place 800 free relay at the Big Ten Championships also competed in the 50 free, 100 free, and 200 free set new career-best times in the 100 and 200 free at the Gopher-It Invitational Academic All-Big Ten letterwinner.
2009-10 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Closed the regular season with a win in the 200 free at the Minnesota Challenge.
2008-09 FRESHMAN SEASON: Placed fourth in the 50 free and 100 free at the Falcon Invitational clocked a career-best 45.57 in the 100 free to finish fourth at the Minnesota Challenge finished third in the 200 free in a career-best 1:39.60 at the Challenge and took fourth in the 50 free in 20.79.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 graduate of Winona Senior High School high school coach was Steve Burt was the runner-up in the 200 free at Minnesota State AA meet to Gopher teammate Paul Tierney also placed third in the 100 free as a senior won two section titles in the 100 and 200 free as a senior, breaking meet records in both events won the 2007 Minnesota Long Course state title in thte men's 17-and-over 200 free 2008 NISCA All-American all-state honoree in 2007 and 2008 earned six letters in swimming also competed for Winona Swim Club National Honor Society member four-year Academic letterwinner.
PERSONAL: Born April 5, 1990 son of Jay and Trudy Papenfuss statistics major enjoys disc golf, video games and following professional sports.