Swimming & Diving
Forty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Senior Spartan scores points for MSU in 100 butterfly and backstroke.
Spartans improve season and career-best times against conference foes.
Jarzen, 200 medley relay set school records on the first day of competition.
MSU begins four-day competition against conference foes on Wednesday.
Sophomore Season: 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.
Freshman Season: 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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