For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.
Events begin at 5:00pm at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center
The Gophers are set to compete in an intrasquad meet Friday at 4 p.m. at the University Aquatic Center.
2011-12 Freshman Season: Established all top times at the Minnesota Challenge won the 100 back with a time of 49.90 finished runner-up in the 200 back (1:48.47) placed ninth in the 200 IM (1:56.01).
High School: A 2011 graduate of Creighton Prep also swam for Greater Omaha Aquatics coached by Tom Beck, Terri Struble, Lynn Groff, and Dr. Larry Raynor 2010 Nebraska state champion in the 100 back as a junior, setting a meet record (50.69) and helping Creighton Prep to the team title on his way to NSAA Male Athlete of the State Meet honors also part of the state champion 200 medley relay for three straight years team won the state championship each of his four years finished third in the 100 back as a senior, and third in the 200 IM as a junior four-time Metropolitan Conference champion All-American three years US junior nationals competitor set school records in two events three-time USA Scholastic All-American academic all-state and all-conference a National Honor Society member Martin Luther King Award recipient Magis Award recipient.
Personal: Born December 2, 1992 undecided on a major son of Janet and Dr. Scott Wilt lists breaking the 100 back state record as his most memorable sports thrill played piano for eight years enjoys learning about technology.
Wilt's Top Times:
100 back 49.90 2/4/12
200 back 1:48.47 2/4/12
200 IM 1:56.01 2/4/12
Gophers Close 2016 Minnesota Challenge
The Golden Gophers tallied 35 personal records over the three-session meet.
Gophers Open Minnesota Challenge
Minnesota recorded 10 personal bests and three wins on Friday night at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.
Gophers to Host Minnesota Challenge
The Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center will host the 2016 Minnesota Challenge this Friday and Saturday.