Andrew Faciszewski

Andrew  Faciszewski

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bluffton, SC

High School:
Bluffton

Height:
5-9

Event:
Distance Free/IM

06/27/2017

Three Falcons named to WAC All-Academic Team

Kyle Bundesmann, Hunter Doster and Zach Nelson were all honored for their work both in the classroom and in the pool.

07/02/2016

Falcon swimmers complete competition at Olympic Trials

Genevieve Miller, Jordan Dahle and Andrew Faciszewski all competed against the nation's best

07/01/2016

Two Falcons complete competition at Olympic Trials

Genvieve Miller and Jordan Dahle competed against the best in the nation

06/28/2016

School record five named Academic All-American

Dahle, Faciszewski, Gebhart, Tillery and Zillweger honored for work in the classroom

06/27/2016

Miller sets personal best at Olympic Trials

Genevieve Miller placed 30th in the 400 free at the Olympic Trials

PERSONAL BESTS

100 Free                                                  46.88

200 Free                                                  1:40.05

500 Free                                                  4:22.30

1000 Free                                                9:07.14

1650 Free                                                15:01.73

200 Butterfly                                           1.53.00

800 FR                                                    6:26.92

200 IM                                                    1:54.33

400 IM                                                    3:49.35

                                                        

                                                        

2015-16 (JUNIOR): Competed in nine events…taking the No. 1 ranking in the 1650 free with a time of 15.01.73 won the WAC title in this event, swam the 1000 free with a time of 9.07.14 the fastest Air Force time, 400 IM with a time 3.49.35 the second fastest Air Force time… 500 free with a 4.22.30 fourth fastest Air Force time … was a member of the 800 FR (6.26.92) which set the Academy record... named to Western Athletic Conference all-academic team… swam the 1500 free at the Olympic Trials

 

2014-15 (SOPHOMORE): Competed in nine events, ranking No. 1 on the team in three events…swam the 1,000 free (9:29.72), the 1650 free (15:14.16/No. 3 Academy all-time) and the 400 IM (3:53.82/No. 4 Academy  all-time)…member of the 800 FR team that set a school record (6:29.34)…earned his personal best in six of his events.

 

2013-14 (FRESHMAN): Outstanding freshman season, competing in eight events, … swam the fastest time on the team in four events … team-best time in the 500 free (4:22.83 / No. 3 Academy all-time), the 1000 free (9:12.71 / No. 3 Academy all-time), the 1650 free (15:15.35 / No. 3 Academy all-time) and the 400 IM (3:55.16 / No. 4 Academy all-time) … member of the 800 free relay team that posted the third-best time on the team (6:42.73).

 

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Earned four letters for six years of swimming in high school...school record-holder in the 200 and 500 free...two-time team MVP...2012 and 2013 South Carolina All-State...high school swim coach was Eric Kemeny...swam club for Fins Swim Team, coached by Eric Kemeny...club record holder in seven events...junior nationals qualifier in the 1650 free and 400 IM and winter nationals qualifier in the 1000 free.

 

PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 3...son of Edward and Nanette Faciszewski...had three younger siblings...father is a 1986 USAFA graduate...hobbies are drawing and playing the trumpet...credits his club coach as having the biggest influence on his sports career...pre-race rituals are stretching, listening to music and shaking hands with the competitor in the next lane...favorite quote: `The best pace is suicide pace and today is a great day to die.’ --Steve Prefontaine.

1120 Athlete of the Week - Mickey Davey
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