Panthers return 15 finalists and set three school records.
Martin Vogel had the best finish on the day, placing fourth in the 200 fly B final.
Zach Lierley, Kourosh Ahani and David Sweeney all set school records.
Panthers in 10th after first day with 83 points.
Pitt is already in sixth place with 91 points thanks to strong diving performances last week.
2014-15: In the season opener against Duke, placed second in the 200 breast and third in the 100 breast, and helped Pitt to second in the 200 medley relay ... Won the 200 breast, was runner up in the 100 breast and finished fifth in the 1000 free at Georgia Tech/Georgia Southern ... Posted the fastest time in the 100 breast and was sixth in the 400 IM against St. Bonaventure ... Swept the breastroke against Bucknell, winning both the 100 and 200, and helped Pitt win the 200 medley relay ... Took sixth in the 100 breast at Notre Dame/Virginia Tech ... At the Pitt Invite, recored three top-three finishes, winning the 200 breast, placing second in the 100 breast and third in the 200 IM, while helping Pitt to first in the 200 medley relay and second in the 400 medley relay ... At AT&T Winter Nationals, swam in two finals, one B and one C, placing 16th overall in the 200 breast (2:01.07) and 22nd overall in the 100 breast (55.09), while helping two medley relay teams to top-nine finishes ... Won both the 100 breast and 200 breast against West Virginia ... At Denison, won the 200 breast, placed third in the 100 breast and helped Pitt to second in the 400 medley relay ... Won the 200 breast and finished second in the 500 free at the Senior Recognition Meet ... At the ACC Championships, swam in two finals - the 200 breast B Final and 100 breast C Final, taking 15th and 23rd place, respectively ... Swam a season-best 1:57.96 in the 200 breast at Ohio State's Last Chance Qualifier Meet.
2013-14: Finished first in the 100 breaststroke against Bucknell... Finished first in the 200 breaststroke against Bucknell...Against Notre Dame and Virginia Tech, he finished third in the 100 yard breaststroke and placed second in the 200 yard breaststroke...At the Pitt Panthers Invitational, he earned four first place finishes in the 400 yard medley relay, in the 200 yard medley relay, the 100 yard breaststroke, and in the 200 yard breaststroke...Competed at the AT&T winter nationals finishing eleventh in the 200 medley relay and fifteenth in the 200 breaststroke consol final...Broke the school record in the 200 medley relay at the ACC Championships...At the ACC Championship he placed in the bonus final of the 500 free, setting a personal best time, he also advanced to the bonus final in the 100 breast...Broke the school record in the 200 Breast (156.81) as well as finishing ninth overall in the event at the ACC Championships...Earned the Most Valuable Swimmer Award for the 2013-2014 season.
2012-13: Part of the winning 200 medley relay team against Virginia where he also placed third in both the 100 and 200 breaststroke events...On the road against Cincinnati Nosbisch placed first in the 100 breast (58.68), first in the 200 breast (2:07.82) and second in the 400 IM...Against Notre Dame he placed third in the 100 breast (59.50) and fifth in the 200 breast...At the Pitt Invitational he won the 500 free (4:29.30) a career-best, came in second for the 1650 (15:47.61), another career-best....also had a career-best in the 200 free (1:41.33)...Registered a season-best time for the Panthers in the men's 100 yard breaststroke (56.81) as well as finishing first in the 200 yard medley relay and second in the 500 and 1000 free against WVU.
2011-12: Competed in the 100 and 200 breast events at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Omaha, Neb. in June... placed second in the 200 breast, fourth in the 100 breast and seventh in the 400 free at zone regional meet...finished 10th overall in the 200 breast and 13th in the 100 breast at the Big East Championships...held the team's second-fastest time in the 200 breast and a third-best showing in the 100 breast...Won the 1,000 free, 500 free and placed second in the 100 breast while earning Pitt Performer of the Meet honors against West Virginia (Jan. 7)...won the 200 breast against Cincinnati (Nov. 11)...finished first in the 200 breast, second in the 100 breast and second in the 200 IM at the senior meet (Feb. 4)...topped the podium in the 1650 free, placed second in the 200 breast and claimed third in the 200 IM against Maryland (Jan. 13-14)...won gold as a member of the 200 free relay team and bronze in the 100 breast and 200 breast at the Pitt Invitational.
High School: Swam with the Jewish Community Center Sailfish under Coach Al Rose...qualified for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials...won his second 100 breast title at the 2011 WPIAL meet...placed fifth in the 100 breast at the 2010 PIAA State meet...captured a berth in the 2010 Junior Nationals.
|Nosbisch's Personal Best Performances
||9:33.71||2/1/2014||vs. Cal/CMU/Grove City/Clarion|
|100 Breast||54.48||2/26/2014||ACC Championships|
|200 Breast||1:56.81||2/26/2014||ACC Championships|
|50 Fly||26.12||10/24/2014||vs. St. Bonavenutre|
|100 Fly||57.00||9/17/2014||For Time|
|200 IM||1:50.75||11/21/2014||Pitt Invitational|
|400 IM||4:10.90||11/3/2012||vs. Cincinnati|
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