Getting to Know Sean Costello
Where were you born?
Grand Rapids, Mich.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
When I was ten I wanted to be...Batman because he was rich and a superhero. Now I want to be...a mechanical engineer.
What is your favorite movie?
Why did you choose Michigan State University?
I picked Michigan State University because i saw it as the best place to continue both my swimming and academic career.
Who is your favourite MSU athlete of all time?
Name one person living or dead, that you would most like to compete against?
Any one who has beaten Michael Phelps
Top 5 songs on your iPod?
1. Hip-hopopotamus vs Rhymenocerous by the Flight Of The Conchords
2. Digital Love by Daft Punk
3. Ramble On by Led Zeppelin
4. Time by Pink Floyd
5. Butterflies and Hurricanes by Muse
Your favorite moment in the outdoor pool?
When Manny gave us 15 mins to go off the 10 meter.
GREEN or WHITE???
Sophomore Season: Finished with the second- best times of the season in the 200 fly (1:49.87) and 200 IM (1:55.06) the Big Ten Championships ... Also swam the 100 fly in a 51.17 ... Posted a time of 4:07.18 in the 400 IM at the TYR Invitational.
Freshman Season: Placed second in the 200 butterfly with a 1:53.53 vs. Iowa (10/25) in his first career meet ... Turned in a 1:50.97 in the 200 fly to take third at the TYR Invitational (11/21) ... Also placed third in the 400 IM with a 4:03.91 at the TYR Invite ... Took second with a 52.63 in the 100 fly vs. Ball State (12/13) ... Swam a 1:55.58 to take third in the 200 fly vs. Purdue (1/17) ... Took second vs. Michigan (2/8) in the 200 fly with a 1:52.29 .... Swam his fastest times of the year in the 100 fly (51.63) at the TYR Invite and 200 fly (1:50.92) at the Big Ten Championships.
High School: Swam for the Oakland Live Y'ers club team.
Personal: Born June 4, 1990...Son of Mike and Jacqueline Costello