Erich Drollinger (Sr., Salinas, Calif.), Joey Gebhart (Sr., Boulder City, Nev.) and Nicholas Piontek (Sr., Warrensburg, Mo.) were all honored for their for efforts in the classroom.
Kyle Bundesmann, Hunter Doster and Zach Nelson were all honored for their work both in the classroom and in the pool.
Dahle, Faciszewski, Gebhart, Tillery and Zillweger honored for work in the classroom
Dahle, Faciszewski and Zillweger made the team for the third time
Junior Kevin Jackson set two new pool records, winning the 200 free (1:41.34) and in the 500 free (4:36.77).
SENIOR YEAR | 2016-17: A two-time All-WAC Second Team performer in the 200 backstroke and 100 backstroke … named Academic All-WAC … finished the season with three top-4 times on the team, including the second fastest 200 backstroke (1:47.85) … had the third fastest 100 backstroke (48.63) and the fourth fastest 100 butterfly (48.94).
JUNIOR YEAR | 2015-16: Competed in four events…No. 2 at USAFA in the 100 back (48.22) the third fastest time in Air Force history, swam the 200 back (1:47.01) the seventh fastest Air Force time ever, swam the 100 fly in 48.79 the eighth fastest time at Air Force…swam a personal best in the 50 free with a time of 20.77… named to Western Athletic Conference all-academic team ... named to the Dean's List and Athletic List.
FRESHMAN YEAR | 2014-15: Competed in four events…ranked second on the team in 200 back (1:49.03)…No. 3 on the team in 100 back (49.60/No. 8 Academy all-time).
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Lettered four years in varsity swimming … team record holder in 100 back, state champion team all four years … individual state champion in 100 back and 100 fly during senior season … swam for coach Sara Carroll on Boulder City HS team and also swam for coaches Mike Polk and Bob Hommel on the BCH Heatwave … HS valedictorian, AP scholar, National Honor Society vice president…national team member in club swimming.
PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 35…flight NCO…son of Chuck and Katie Gebhart with two siblings…majoring in systems engineering and focused in electrical engineering … future plans are to be a pilot or combat rescue officer…serves as the squadron athletic officer and is an assistant flight commander ... hobbies include the guitar and video games…favorite book is the Postman by David Brin…favorite song is I Don’t Want to be in Love by Good Charlotte and Neon Moon by Brooks and Dunn.