MSU Has Second-Most Recognized in Conference
More than 50 student-athletes earned Academic All-Big Ten honors in 2017-18
Academic All-Big Ten honoree … Helped set the 400 free relay varsity record at the Big Ten Championships … Swam personal-best times of 20.55 in the 50 free, 45.15 in the 100 free, and 1:39.07 in the 200 free at the Big Ten Championships … Recorded two third-place finishes over the course of the season.2016-17:
Recorded his best time of 20.79 in the 50 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships … Swam his best time of 45.54 in the 100 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships … Had a personal season-best time of 1:39.50 at the Big Ten Championships in the 200 freestyle, which was the team’s second fastest time of the year … Recorded a 20.79 in the 50 free at B1G Championships, which was the team’s fourth fastest time of the year … Recorded a personal best relay split in the 800 and 400 free relays with 1:39.60 and 44.80 respectively ...
Prior to MSU:
Varsity lettered in swimming all four years ... Was an All-American swimmer for three years and a Scholastic All-American athlete for three years ... Was the conference Swimmer of the Year for three years ... Was the Division II State Champion in the 50 and 100 freestyle ... Was All-State and All-Conference for all four years ... His team placed sixth at States his freshman year ... He placed seventh in the 100 freestyle and placed second in the 200 and 400 freestyle relay his freshman year ... Placed second in the 100 freestyle and fourth in the 50 freestyle his sophomore year ... Named the conference Swimmer of the Year his sophomore, junior and senior year ... Placed first in the 50 and 100 freestyle his junior and senior year ... Elected captain his junior and senior year.
Born April 8, 1998 ... Son to Steven and Michelle Mork ... Father, Steven, swam for Hope College for two years ... National Honor Society member ... Was the Men's Top Athlete in the 2016 graduating class ... Graduated with summa cum laude, top ten percent of class ... Plans to major in mechanical engineering.