Austin Fathman
Austin Fathman
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hamilton, Mich.
High School: Hamilton
Position: Free-SPR
Major: Computer Science

2013-14: All-American (50 Free, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay) … Honorable Mention All-American (100 Free, 200 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Relay of the Week (200 Medley Relay: 11/25, 1/27; 400 Free Relay: 12/9, 1/21; 400 Medley Relay: 1/13) … NEWMAC Swimmer of the Week (12/9) … ECAC Swimmer of the Week (12/9) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (400 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (50 Free, 100 Free) … won the 50 free in 21.77 and the 100 free with a time of 48.13 against Bowdoin and Babson (11/23) … won both of the events at the MIT Winter Invitational, improving to a 20.17 in the 50 and 45.07 in the 100 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), he was part of the 200 free relay that was second in 1:23.05, second in the 50 free with a 20.78, and was part of the 400 medley relay that touched first in 3:18.40, breaking both the meet and the pool records … came in seventh in the 100 fly with a 51.91, was the anchor of the winning 200 medley relay with new meet and pool records of 1:31.41, was second in the 100 free with a time of 45.96 and anchored the 400 free relay that won in a 3:02.84, breaking the pool record … at the NCAA Championships (3/19-22), he took seventh in the 50 free in 20.63 after swimming a best time of 20.04 at prelims … was part of both the 200 medley relay (1:29.67) and the 400 medley relay (3:15.99) that were national runner-ups … was ninth in the 100 free with a time of 44.64, was part of the 200 free relay that was 11th with a 1:22.09, led off the 800 free relay that was eighth in 6:42.08 and was the lead off in the 400 free relay that took sixth in 3:01.12.

2012-13: All-American (50 Free, 200 Free Relay) … NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (400 Free Relay) … came second in the 50 free against Bowdoin and Babson (11/17) with a 20.69 … against Williams (1/11), he won the 50 free in 20.90 and was second in the 100 free with a time of 47.15 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), he finished fourth in all three of his individual events …swam a 20.93 in the 50 free, earning an NCAA B cut … went 51.52 in the 100 fly … swam a B cut time of 46.02 in the 100 free … was the anchor of the eighth place-finishing 200 free relay that touched in 1:31.98 … was the second leg in the 400 free relay that came first with a 3:01.20, easily earning the B cut … at the NCAA Championships (3/20-23), he finished in eighth place in the 50 free with a 20.37 after going 20.23 in prelims, both of which were personal best times … was part of the 200 free relay that touched in second place with a new MIT school record of 1:19.74 … swam in the 400 free relay that went 2:57.39 at prelims, also breaking the MIT record.

2011-12: All-American (200 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (200 Free Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (50 Free) … saw most of his action during his first season in freestyle events … turned in a 21.41 in the 50 free to finish third against Amherst (1/28) … also finished third in the same meet in the 100 free in 47.68 … swam the second leg on the championship 200 free relay at the NEWMAC Championships … second in the 50 free with a 20.88 … fourth in the 100 free with an effort of 46.49 … at the NCAA Championships he anchored the 200 medley relay team that finished seventh … second leg on the fifth-place 200 free relay squad.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in computer science … held internships with APX Labs and Gentex Corporation … founding father of Alpha Sigma Phi Beta Beta Chapter … Maseeh Exec member at large.

High School: All-American … state champion in the 50 free … team captain … also participated in track and field … National Honor Society … student council president.