NCAA Championship History

Year   Finish
1936-37   T-9th
1937-38   T-15th
1940-41   T-5th
1941-42   T-11th
1942-43   3rd
1943-44   14th
1944-45   T-4th
1945-46   T-15th
1950-51   18th
1960-61   7th
1961-62   3rd
1962-63   4th
1963-64   5th
1964-65   12th
1966-67   10th
1967-68   29th
1968-69   15th
1969-70   19th
1970-71   15th
1971-72   14th
1978-79   T-24th
1979-80   T-19th
1986-87   33rd
1987-88   32nd
1988-89   11th
1989-90   27th
1990-91   18th
1991-92   6th
1992-93   11th
1993-94   7th
1994-95   9th
1995-96   12th
1996-97   12th
1997-98   14th
1998-99   15th
1999-00   7th
2000-01   9th
2001-02   8th
2002-03   7th
2003-04   9th
2004-05   11th
2005-06   11th
2006-07   10th
2007-08   11th
2008-09   11th
2009-10   14th
2010-11   15th
2011-12   24th
2012-13   18th
2013-14 22nd
2014-15 25th
2015-16 20th
2016-17 23rd

NCAA INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS
1925

John Faricy (200-Yard Breaststroke, 2:40.6)

1926
Jim Hill (150-Yard Backstroke, 1:48.1)

1927
Jim Hill, Charles Purdy, Sam Hill (300-Yard Medley Relay, 3:24.8)

1931
Lowell Marsh (150-Yard Backstroke, 1:45.0)

1962
John Bergman, Ralf Allen, Danny Crocker, Steve Jackman (400-Yard Freestyle Relay, T3:15.9)

1962
Virgil Luken (200-Yard Breaststroke, 2:16.8)

1962
Steve Jackman (50-Yard Freestyle, 21.1)

1963
Steve Jackman (50-Yard Freestyle, 21.2)

1963
Walt Richardson (100-Yard Butterfly, 51.6)

1963
Alfred "Bud" Ericksen, Virgil Luken, Walt Richardson, Steve Jackman (400-Yard Medley Relay, 3:35.2)

1964
Walt Richardson (100-Yard Butterfly, 50.2)

1972
Craig Lincoln (3-Meter Diving, 545.94)

1993
P.J. Bogart (Platform Diving, 752.65)

1995
P.J. Bogart (1-Meter Diving, 593.60)

1996
P.J. Bogart (1-Meter Diving, 564.90)

MOST ALL-AMERICA AWARDS
All-America Awards
Athlete (Years)
Terry Silkaitis (2002-05) 23
Bernie Zeruhn (1993-96) 17
Todd Smolinski (2000-03) 16
Alex Massura (1998-2001) 16
Jeff Hackler (2000-03) 15
Derek Toomey (2011-2014) 15
David Plummer (2005-08) 14
Curt Carlson (2008-11) 13
Igor Cerensek (2004-07) 13
Justin Mortimer (2001, 03-05) 13
Matt Schlessman (1994-97) 13
Michael Richards (2008-11) 12
P.J. Bogart (1993-96) 12
Sean Quackenbush (1989-92) 12
Derek Williams (1993-96) 12
Adam Mitchell (2003-06) 11
Tyler Schmidt (2005-08) 10
Martin Zielinski (1996-99) 10
Paul Nelsen (1961-63) 10
Steve Jackman (1961-63) 10

 

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