Eric Robinson
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    Eric Robinson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lakewood, CO

    High School:
    D'Evelyn

    Height:
    6-0

    Event:
    Free/Fly

    2010-11: Team captain.

    2009-10 Highlights: Swam third-leg of MWC All-Conference 200 free relay group ... swam the teams' second-fastest 200 butterfly, third-fastest 200 IM and fourth-fastest 200 free times ... named to the MWC All-Academic team, as well as an MWC Scholar-Athlete ... second-team CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American .. a first-team selection to the CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District team.

    2008-09 Highlights: Earned all-conference honors as a member of the 800 free relay which finished second with a school-record (and NCAA `B' standard) mark of 6:32.32 ... conference finalist in the 200 freestyle, placing eighth ... won the consolation finals of the 200 butterfly ... also advanced to the consolation finals of the 500 free ... owns the fifth-fastest time in school history in the 200 free (1:38.98) ... also ranks eighth in Air Force history in the 200 butterfly (1:49.51) ... named to the MWC All-Academic team, as well as an MWC Scholar-Athlete ... a first-team selection to the CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District team ... also named an honorable mention CSCAA Scholar All-American.

    2007-08 Highlights: Consolation finalist in the 200 freestyle and 200 butterfly at the MWC Championships ... named to the MWC All-Academic team ... also named an MWC Scholar-Athlete.

    High School: Lettered four years in swimming ... coached by Josh Griffin ... four-time team MVP ... second-team all-conference as a sophomore ... two-time first-team all-conference ... all-state and All-America as a senior ... set league record in 500 freestyle in senior season ... competed for the North Jeffco club team, coached by Brett Stoyell ... member of National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta ... class valedictorian.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 5 ... son of John Robinson and Susan Smith ... has a sister, Kimberly ... major is mathematics ... spent summer working on the Space Situational Awareness program at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, in addition to flying planes ... plans to attend pilot training after leaving the Academy ... hobbies include hiking and camping ... favorite movie is The Dark Knight ... something not many people know about him is that he used to skateboard ... favorite athlete is John Elway, because "he is amazing and won two Super Bowls for the Broncos ... the biggest influence on his sports career has been his teammates here, because "I am constantly reminded that we are all friends working toward the same goal" ... favorite quote: "Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine" -Isaiah 43:1.

    Inside Men's Swimming