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2008 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Scott Thompson

Free/IM

CLASS
SR
Hometown
Birmingham, Mich. (Rutgers)
Experience
School
Career Bests  
Yards  
500 Free- 4:33.51p (2007 Alabama Invitational)
1,000 Free-9:33.77 (2007 Boilermaker Invitational)
100 Back- 53.33s (FSU, 11/20/07)
200 Back- 1:54.34x (LSU, 1/12/08)
200 Fly- 1:54.20 (2007 Alabama Invitational)
200 IM- 1:57.73x (Kentucky, 11/8/07)
400 IM-4:02.59p (2007 Alabama Invitational)
   
Meters  
200 Free-2:04.01x (Michigan, 10/19/07)
400 Free- 4:15.91 (2007 Alabama Invitational)
200 Back- 2:14.37 (Georgia, 10/25/07)
50 Fly- 40.66sx (Michigan, 10/19/07)
200 Fly- 2:12.92 (2007 Alabama Invitational)
200 IM- 2:14.87x (Michigan, 10/19/07)
400 IM -4:42.00 (2007 Alabama Invitational)

National/International Competition: Holds personal best times in short course yards of 4:29.2 (500 free), 3:57.9 (400 IM), 15:38.8 (1650 free) and 1:52.00 (200 IM) … Holds personal best times in long course meters of 4:34.35 (400 IM) and 2:09.00 (200 back).

At Florida
2007-08:  Placed third in the 100 back (52.37) for his best individual finish versus FAU (2/9) … Touched seventh in the 500 free (4:39.27) in the tri-meet win over Purdue and IRCC (1/5) … Finished fifth in the 1,000 free (9:33.77) against Purdue (1/4) … Was 16th in the 400-meter free (4:15.91) for his only individual finish at the Alabama Invitational (11/29-12/2) … Finished 13th in the 400 IM (4:05.84), 20th in the 200 back (1:54.78) and 30th in the 500 free (4:40.34) at the Boilermaker Invitational (11/16-18) … Placed sixth in the 100 back (53.72) at Kentucky (11/8) … Touched sixth in the 200 back (2:14.37) for his best individual finish at Georgia (10/25) … Earned his best finish against Michigan in the 200 back, placing 15th (2:17.83) … Earned a sixth place time in the 400 IM (4:03.09) for his top finish at Minnesota (10/13) … Was seventh in the 200 back (1:55.35) and eighth in the 1,000 free (9:37.37) in his first meet as a Gator at Virginia (10/11).

High School: Was a two-time overall state champion in the 500 free (4:33.90) and 200 IM (1:52.00) … Also played cello in the orchestra.

Club: Swam for Atlantis Swim Club for head coach Bill Thompson

 

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