Sett, Lierley, Rice earn top individual marks
Zach Lierley qualifies for two finals and earns a Junior Nationals time in one.
Kinga Cichowska had a U.S. Olympic Trial qualifying time for the second straight day.
Kinga Cichowska was one of five A finalists on Friday at Sectionals.
Kinga Cichowska wins the 100 breast with new ECAC record time.
2015-16: Finished fifth in the 200 fly and 10th in the 100 fly at Virginia Tech/Notre Dame…Placed 3rd in 100 and 200 yard butterfly, and participated in both the 400 medlay and 200 free relays at Bucknell...Swam in the 200 yard medley relay and the 200 yard fly against Georgia Tech...Competed in the 100 fly and the second place 400 free relay in the season opener at Duke.
2014-15: In the season opener against Duke, placed third in the 200 fly ... Finished fifth in the 200 fly at Georgia Tech/Georgia Southern ... Against St. Bonaventure, took second in the 1000 free ... Was second in the 200 fly and fifth in the 500 free versus Bucknell ... Placed seventh in the 200 fly at Notre Dame/Virginia Tech ... At the Pitt Invite, swam in one championship final and two consolation finals, placing sixth in the 200 fly, 11th in the 500 free and 14th in the 100 fly ... Placed fourth in the 200 fly against West Virginia ... Took second in the 200 fly at the Senior Recognition Meet ... Swam to third in the 200 fly at Villanova... At the ECAC Championships, swam in two finals, placing seventh overall in the 200 fly and 15th in the 100 fly.
2013-14: Finished third in the 1000 freestyle against St. Bonaventure... Finished third in the 200 butterfly against St. Bonaventure... Finished third in the 1000 freestyle against Bucknell...Finished ninth in the 500 free at the Pitt Invitational...Finished fourth in the 400 IM at the Pitt Invitational...Finished third in the 200 butterfly at the Pitt Invite...Competed at the AT&T Winter Nationals...Finished second in the 1000 freestyle at the Western Pa. Invite...Finished second in the 500 free at the Western Pa. Invite...Competed at the ECAC Championships where he finished seventh in the 400 IM and fourth in the 800 free relay... ECAC Champion in the 200 yard butterfly.
High School: Was part of the 5A State Championship team his sophomore through senior years...named first team all-state in the 100 fly...named second team all-state in the 100 backstroke...part of a state champion team in the 400 free relay...was runner-up in the 200 medley...was a member of the all-region team in the 100 fly and 200 free...was a summer junior national qualifier in 2012-2013.
Personal: Born October 11, 1994...son of Jeff and Dianne Tovey...has a younger sister, Laura...played water polo his sophomore year of high school...majoring in finance.
|Tovey's Personal Best Performances
||23.54||12/3-6/2014||AT&T Winter Nationals|
||49.57||12/3-6/2014||AT&T Winter Nationals|
||1:41.95||12/3-6/2014||AT&T Winter Nationals|
||9:41.37||10/24/2014||vs. St. Bonaventure|
|200 Fly||1:49.76||2/28/2014||ECAC Championships|
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