Justin Day
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    Justin Day

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Peyton, Colo.

    High School:
    Homeschool

    Height:
    6-1

    Event:
    Breast

    One of three current Air Force swimmers to qualify for 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials ... competed in the 100 breaststroke at the meet held in June.

    2007-08 Highlights: Finished third in the 100 breast at the MWC Championships, earning all-conference honors with a mark of 55.43, the third-fastest time in school history ... member of all-conference 400 medley relay team ... consolation finalist in the 200 breast at the MWC Championships ... time of 2:04.46 in the 200 breast ranks 10th in Air Force history.

    2006-07 Highlights: Swam on 200 medley relay team at MWC Championships ... finished seventh in 100 breaststroke with fourth-fastest time in school history (56.06) in the prelims ... consolation finalist in the 200 breast.

    2005-2006 Highlights: Placed eighth in the 100 breast at MWC Championships with fifth-fastest time in school history (56.98) in the prelims.

    High School: Home-schooled but competed for Liberty HS for two years and Lewis-Palmer HS for senior year ... three-time all-league selection by the Gazette ... named most valuable athlete in 2003, 2004 and 2005 ... on the Liberty Wall of Fame ... three-time Colorado Springs Metro Champion in the 100 breast.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 7 ... majoring in economics ... enjoys "caroling at retirement homes, driving with the top down, stargazing and watching the sun set" ... has seven siblings ... son of Roger and Carol Day.

    Inside Men's Swimming