Adam Schmitt
Adam Schmitt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Haven, Mich.

High School:
Grand Haven

Event:
Sprint Free


Junior Season: Voted team's Swimmer of the Year ... Placed first in 200 free and 200 IM in season opener versus Iowa (10/28) ... Won 100 free heat (45.52) at Notre Dame (11/10) ... Took first in 50 and 100 free and 100 breast versus Princeton (11/11) ... Posted season-best time of 1:52.87 in the 200 IM at the Northwestern Invite (11/18) ... Won the 100 back (53.05) against Ball State (12/9) ... Recorded season best 1:39.62 in the 200 free versus Purdue (1/13) ... Placed first in the 50 and 100 free and 200 IM in season finale versus Oakland (1/19) ... Placed 10th in the 200 free at the Big Ten Championship ... Also competed in the 50 and 100 free and three freestyle relays at the league meet.

Sophomore Season: Finished second in the 50 free (20.45) and 100 free (44.73) at the Big Ten Championships ... Both performances were career best s ... Took first place (3:04.5) on the 400 free relay team and in the 200 free (1:40.61) at Notre Dame (1/21) ... Finished 15th in the 200 free (1:39.03) at the Big Ten Championships.

Freshman Season: Earned team's Freshman of the Year Award ... Member of the school-record 400-free relay (2:58.09) and the 400 medley relay (3:15.33) teams, as well as the 200-free relay team (1:20.71) ... Took first place in the 100 free against Iowa (47.27), Western Kentucky (46.51), Ball State (59.98) and Indiana (46.36) ... Took first place in the 100 breast against Ball State (59.98) ... Earned 14th place in the 100 free (45.19) at the Big Ten Championships ... Also earned an 18th place in the 50 free (20.55) at the Big Ten Championships.

High School: Two-time all-state and All-America selection ... Lettered all four years in swimming ... Won state championships in the 50 and 100 free as a senior ... Holds MSHAA record times in the 50 and 100 free ... Named Michigan High School Swimmer of the Year as a senior ... Three-time all-conference selection ... Also lettered for three seasons in water polo.

Personal: Born July 11, 1986 in Grand Haven, Mich. ... Son of Daniel and Yvonne Schmitt ... Brother, Joe, swims for Spartans ... Criminal justice major.