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David Hughes
David Hughes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Beavercreek, Ohio

High School:
Beavercreek

Event:
Back

Birthdate:
03/06/1983



2003-04: Academic All-Big Ten ... scored at the Big Ten Championships in the 100 backstroke, with a 14th-place and personal-best time of 49.75 ... just missed reaching the finals of the 200 back at Big Ten's with a 17th-place mark of 1:48.88, also a lifetime best ... both backstoke times were the second fastest on the team, behind Louis Paul ... highest showing in the 100 back was fourth place, which he recorded at the Georgia Tech/Florida Atlantic Triangular (52.78) ... placed fifth in the 100 back against Arizona State.

2002-03: Competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 100 back, 200 back and 50 free ... recorded season bests in the 100 back (50.13) and the 200 back (1:50.68)...collected a victory in the 100 back against Notre Dame with a time of 51.90 ... placed second in the 100 back against Michigan State (51.46), Iowa (51.78), Miami (OH) (53.00) and at the Indiana Intercollegiate meet (52.45) ... finished first in the 200 medley relay (1:31.77) with Tamas Bessenyei, Ignatius Goh and Tad Sayce...finished third in the 100 back in meets against Cincinnati, Georgia Tech, Northwestern and Pittsburgh...placed third in the 200 back against Cincinnati and Georgia Tech.

2001-02: Finished 53rd in the 500 free with a time of 4:49.13 at the 2002 Big Ten Championships ... was 24th in the 100 backstroke with a time of 51.01, his season-best, at the conference championships ... in the 200 back, finished 25th with a time of 1:50.73 for another season-best time ... 100 back season-best time was third-fastest on the team, while 200 time was second-best.

High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner ... four-time district qualifier ... state championship finalist in 100 back senior year ... named All-Ohio senior year ... finished ninth in 100 back at Junior Nationals junior year ... recorded school records in 100 back, 100 fly and 200 medley relay senior year ... sectional and league record holder in 100 back ... named MVP and All-American senior year.

Personal: Born March 6, 1983 ... given name is David Scott Hughes ... parents are Dennis and Brenda Hughes ... has one sister, Allison ... management major.