Freshman Amanda Richey sets meet and freshmen record in 1,000-yd free.
2013-2014: Finished first in the 1000 freestyle against Bucknell... Finished third in the 1000 freestyle against Notre Dame and Virginia Tech...At the Pitt Panthers Invitational, he took first place in the 1650 yard freestyle...Competed at the AT&T Winter Nationals...First place finish in the 1000 freestyle against WVU...Finished first in the 1000 freestyle against Denison...Competed at the ACC Championships where he earned sixteenth in the 1650...National Junior team member.
HIGH SCHOOL: Placed top-20 in the 5k and 10k at the Open Water Nationals...placed eighth at the Speedo Junior Nationals last August...Cayman Isalands International 5k winner in June...Olympic trials qualifier...National Junior team member.
PERSONAL: Born September 20, 1995...son of Scott and Tracy Simmer...has a younger sister, Shayna...majoring in athletic training/psychology.