Sean Nesheim
Sean  Nesheim

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Everett, Wash.

High School:
Cascade HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 170

Position:
Freestyle


03/27/2013

Minnesota Places 62 on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.

03/02/2013

Gophers Finish Fourth at Big Ten Championships

Minnesota concluded the Championships with 378 team points .

02/27/2013

Day One of Big Ten Championships Concludes

Minnesota sits in fourth with 54 team points

02/01/2013

Gophers Finish Day One of Triple Duals

Minnesota won 4 events on the night to lead Wisconsin and Purdue

01/25/2013

Gophers Dominate in UND Victory

Minnesota took down the Fighting Sioux 198-90 at home on Friday night

2012-13 • Senior Season: Placed third in the 1000 free and fourth as a member of the 400 free relay at Michigan (10/5).

2011-12 • Junior Season: Earned new top times at the Big Ten Championships • claimed 19th in the 400 IM (3:54.49) • finished 24th in the 1,650 free (15.33.64) • came in 25th in the 500 free (4:25.66) • member of the second place 400 free relay at the Minnesota Challenge • placed fourth in the 400 IM at the Triple Duals • finished runner-up in the 1000 free at the Missouri Dual • also placed second in the 1,650 free against Hawaii • letterwinner.

2010-11 • Sophomore Season: Made his Big Ten Championships debut, swimming the 500 free and 1650 free • won the 200, 500, and 1650 free races at the Minnesota Challenge • letterwinner.

2009-10 • Freshman Season: Scored 11 dual meet points on the season• finished fifth in 100 and 200 back at Iowa dual • won the 200 back at the Minnesota Challenge, with the team's second-best time of the year (1:51.06) • also finished second in the 500 free and fourth in the 200 free.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Cascade High School in Everett, Wash. • won the 2008 Washington State 4A High School title in the 200 freestyle and placed second in 2009 • also finished third at the 2008 state meet in the 100 backstroke • Junior Nationals qualifier • swam for Cascade Swim Club under coach Tom Pardee.

Personal: Born June 15, 1991 • majoring in business and marketing education • son of Dale and Yumi Nesheim • enjoys playing the drums.

Nesheim's Top Times:
500 free • 4:25.66 • 2/23/12
1,000 free • 9:22.87 • 2/26/11
1,650 free • 15:33.64 • 2/25/12
200 back • 1:52.41 • 10/5/12
400 IM 3:54.49 2/24/12

MORE HEADLINES

US Nationals Start on Tuesday

6/26/2017

Eleven Golden Gophers, including several program record holders, will compete in Indianapolis this week.

Gophers Receive CSCAA Scholar All-America Recognition

6/21/2017

Both the men's and women's teams earned academic distinction from the coaches association.

Former swim coach Eckelkamp Passes Away

6/14/2017

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.

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