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Pat Falconer
Pat Falconer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Buffalo Grove, Ill.

High School:
Mundelein Cons

Event:
Distance Free


04/14/2014

MSU Swimming and Diving Celebrate at Annual Banquet

Bryan Williams and Summer Strickler win Swimmer of the Year honors.

03/01/2014

MSU Has Record-Setting Day Three at B1G Swim & Dive Champs

Spartan men break 200 freestyle relay record on Friday evening.

02/27/2014

MSU Concludes Day Two at B1G Men's Swim & Dive Champs

Freshman Brennan Labar scores points for the Spartans on 1-meter.

02/26/2014

Men Kick Off Day One at Big Ten Swim & Dive Championships

Spartans sit in ninth after two events.

02/25/2014

Men's Swimming & Diving Travels to Big Ten Championships

Spartan men take on conference foes in Ann Arbor, Mich.

2013-14: Clocked a season best time of 1:21.56 with his 200 freestyle relay team at the TYR Invitational and placed third in the 100 freestyle with a time of 44.89 ... Tied for 36th with a time of 45.05 in the 100 freestyle during the prelims of the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championships ... Placed eighth in the 800 freestyle relay at the 2014 Big Ten Championships with a time of 6:30.29 ... His 200 freestyle relay team broke a school record and placed sixth at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championship with a time of 1:20.16 ... Also placed 18th in the 200 freestyle at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championship with a time of 1:36.64 ... His 400 freestyle relay team placed ninth with a time of 2:59.02 at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championships ... Tied for 33rd in the 50 freestyle at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championships with a time of 20.54 ... Finished second in the 50 freestyle at the tri-meet versus Eastern Michigan University and Buffalo with a time of 21.18 ... 2013-14 Academic All-Big ten honoree ... At the annual banquet he was given the Jack Seibold Award for Leadership ... holds the second-best 200 freestyle time in school history with a time of 1:36.29, sits at sixth in the record books in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:24.66 and the 10th-fastest time in MSU history in the 100 freestyle, swimming a career-best 44.89 at the 2013 TYR Invitational ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar.

2012-13: Posted the second-best time on the team in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:38.04, swam the a career-best time of 45.25 in the 100 freestyle and was a member of the 400 freestyle relay that placed sixth overall with a time of 2:58.92 and the 200 freestyle relay that finished sixth with a time of 1:20.61 at the U.S. Winter Nationals ... Posted the fifth-best time on the team in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:43.70 at the Notre Dame meet ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.

2011-12: Academic All-Big Ten ... Qualified for the US Olympic Trials in the 200 freestyle in Omaha, Neb. ... Finished 14th in the 200 freestyle at the Big Ten Championship meet with a time of 1:37.09 ... Shaved eight seconds off his season-best time in the 500 freestyle at the Big Ten Championship meet, swimming 4:30.24 ... Swam another season-best at the Big Ten's in the 200 freestyle (1:36.29) ... Won the Men's Jason Vadney Spartan of the Year Award.

2010-11: Part of 400 medley relay that set school record with a time of 3:13.04 ... Placed 21st in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:26.25 at the Big Ten Championship meet, where he also set another season-best time in the 200 freestyle (1:37.55).

High School: Four-time letter winner and two-time captain at Mundelein High School...All-American and All-State selection in 2009 and 2010...First-team All-State in water polo in 2010...Three-time team MVP...Holds schools records in the 200 and 500 freestyle, and the 200 and 400 freestyle relays.

Personal: Born on December 3, 1991 ... Son of Timothy and Eileen Falconer ... Majoring in urban and regional planning.

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