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02/27/2016

Panthers Finish 10th at ACC Men's Swimming and Diving Championships

Sett, Lierley, Rice earn top individual marks

02/26/2016

Stachel, Calegan Shine in Day Three of ACC Championships

Panthers strong in 100 breast, post season best in 400 medley relay

02/25/2016

Sett, 200 Free Relay Highlight Day Two of Men’s ACC Championships

Freshman Sett shines in first ACC Championship Meet

01/30/2016

Pitt Swim & Dive Teams Dominate on Senior Day

01/16/2016

Pitt Swimming and Diving Sweeps Denison

Meme Sharp shatters team and pool 1M Dive record

2015-16: Kicked off the season with three top-five finishes against Duke … took the title in the 200 yard free with a time of 1:41.89 … was the third-place finisher in the 100 yard free with a time of 46.47 … placed fourth in the 50 yard free with a time of 21.15 … captured three top-three marks in the dual meet with Georgia Tech … earned the title in the 200 yard free with a mark of 1:39.64 … took second in the 50 yard free with a time of 20.87 … placed third in the 100 yard free with a mark of 46.06 … captured three top-three marks in the tri-meet with Virginia Tech and Notre Dame … took the title in the 200 yard free with a time of 1:40.17 … took third in the 50 yard free with a time of 20.77 … was the third-place finisher in the 100 yard free with a time of 45.63 … grabbed three second place nods at the Pittsburgh Invitational … was the second place finisher in the 50 yard free with a time of 20.67 … took silver in the 100 yard free with a time of 44.68 … placed second in the 200 yard free with a time of 1:37.75 … earned three top-three marks at the Big Al Invite … placed second in the 200 yard free with a time of 1:37.69 and the 100 yard free with a time of 44.14 … took fourth in the 50 yard free with a mark of 20.40 … earned three fifth place marks against West Virginia … put up times of 21.45 in the 50 yard free, 46.72 in the 100 yard free and 1:42.88 in the 200 yard free … earned a pair of individual titles against Denison … won the title in the 50 yard free with a time of 20.66 … took the top spot in the 100 yard free with a time of 45.30 … earned another pair of titles at the Western Pennsylvania Invitational … put up times of 20.79 in the 50 yard free and 49.37 in the 100 yard fly … concluded the season at the ACC Championships … placed 34th in the 100 yard fly with a time of 48.49 … earned 34th in the 100 yard free with a time of 44.66.

2014-15: In the season opener against Duke, won both the 100 free and 200 free and was on the runner-up 400 free relay team ... finished second in the 200 free and 100 free and helped Pitt to first in the 400 free relay at Georgia Tech/Georgia Southern ... against St. Bonaventure, was second in the 100 free and led Pitt to the fastest finish in the 200 free relay ... won two races, the 100 free and 200 free versus Bucknell, and helped Pitt post the fastest time in the 400 free relay ... at Notre Dame/Virginia Tech, placed third in the 50 free and fifth in the 100 fly ... at the Pitt Invite, won the 100 free and placed second in the 200 free, along with swimming on four top-two relay teams, including the winning 200 free relay and 400 free relay squads ... at AT&T Winter Nationals, had two top-40 finishes, including 28th overall in the 100 free, and helped Pitt to three top-eight relay finishes, including seventh in both the 800 free and 400 medley relay races ... was first in the 100 free and third in the 200 free against West Virginia ... swept both the 100 free and 200 free at Denison, and helped Pitt take second in the 400 medley relay ... at the Senior Recognition Meet, won the 500 free and contributed to Pitt's winning 200 free relay and 200 medley relay teams ... at Villanova, was first in the 100 free and 200 free and helped Pitt win the 400 free relay ... swam in the B Final of the 200 free at the ACC Championships, finishing 10th overall in a school record 1:36.25 ... set a lifetime best in the 50 free (20.20) at the Ohio State Last Chance Qualifier Meet.

2013-14: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... finished first in the 200 medley relay against Bucknell ... finished first in the 100 free and second in the 1000 free against Bucknell ... against Notre Dame and Virginia Tech, placed third in the 100 free ... at the Pitt Invitational, earned six first place finishes in the 200 free relay, 200 medley relay, 500 free, 400 medley relay, 100 fly and 800 free relay ... swam in the AT&T Winter Nationals in the 200 free relay, earning 11th and set a season best time for the Panthers ... placed first in the 100 fly against Virginia ... at the ACC Championships he swam in the record setting 800 free where he also led the relay with a new 200 free school record (136.27) ... personal best time in the 50 free (20.25) at the ACC Championships ... advanced to the consolation  final in the 200 free at the ACC Championship ... earned Most Valuable Swimmer for the 2013-14 season.

2012-13: Named Team MVP as a freshman ... part of the winning 200 medley relay team against Virginia where he also placed third in the 200 free (1:40.41) ... at Cincinnati, won the 1000 free (9:34.69), placed second in the 100 free and third in the 200 fly ... against Notre Dame he placed second in the 500 free (4:36.55) and third in the 1000 free (9:38.14) ... at the Pitt Invitational he had a career-best in the 50 free, 100 fly, 200 free and 100 back ... also won the 200 free ... at the AT&T Winter Nationals, placed 17th in the 1650 free (15:53.56) ... at West Virginia, he placed first in three events including the 1000 free (9:33.88), 100 free (45.93) and the 500 free (4:35.93) ... also anchored the first place 400 free relay team at West Virginia.

High School: Was Georgia State Champion for Division 1-4A in the 200 free with a time of 1:39.15 ... received Coaches Award for the Tidal Wave Swimming Club in four consecutive years in 2009-12, where he swam for 10 years ... from Dallas, Texas.

Personal: Born David Michael Sweeney, Jr. on Feb. 19, 1994 ... son of Loidene Sweeney ... has two sisters, Carly and Erin.

 

David Sweeney Jr.’s Career Performances

Event

Time

Date

Venue

50 Free

20.20

3/8/2015

Ohio State Last Chance

100 Free

43.88

2/26/2014

ACC Championships

200 Free

1:36.25

2/25-28/2015

ACC Championships

500 Free

4:24.75

2/27/2013

Big East Championships

1000 Free

9:33.88

1/12/2013

West Virginia

1650 Free

15:52.05

1/25/2013

Villanova

100 Back

52.02

11/16/2012

Pittsburgh Invitational

100 Fly

48.49

2/24-27/2016

ACC Championships

200 Fly

1:50.22

11/29/2012

AT&T Winter Nationals

David Sweeney Jr.

David  Sweeney Jr.

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Acworth, Ga.

High School:
North Paulding

Event:
FR/FLY

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