The Yellow Jackets are fifth after the first day of action
The men hold second, while the women hold fourth
The Yellow Jackets will take on Georgia at 4 p.m. Wednesday
The women scored 606 points while the men tallied 630.5 over the course of the meet
Keren Siebner broke a school record for the Jackets in the 100-Fly
Named to the 2010-11 ACC Academic Honor Roll
In Tech's Record Books:
100 Back (10th), 49.85
200 Back (10th), 1:49.88
200 Medley Relay (3rd), 1:27.76
400 Medley Relay (T-8th), 3:18.90
As A Sophomore in 2011-12: Bettered all of his previous career bests from 2010-11, with four coming at the Georgia Tech Invitational... Posted a seventh-place finish in the 100 back, after recording a career-best 49.85 in the preliminaries... Was 27th in the 50 free at the GT Invitational (21.59)... Claimed a 12th-place finish in the 100 fly at the GT Invitational, putting down a career-best time of 49.91... Finished seventh in the 200 back at the GT meet, with a career-best time of 1:49.88 coming in the preliminaries... Swam the lead-off leg of the fifth-place 200 medley relay at the ACC Championship that was clocked in 1:27.76 - a season-best by the Jackets and the third fastest in school history... Placed second at the Georgia Tech Invitational in the 400 medley relay with the team's fastest time of the season and tied for the eighth-fastest in program history (3:18.90).
As a Freshman in 2010-11: Set many career bests at the 2010 Georgia Tech Fall Invitational ... Notched a P.R. in the 50-Free of 22.15 seconds, a career best in the 100-Back of 51.98 seconds en route to a 22nd place finish, a time of 1:53.36 in the 200-Back and a career best time of 51.58 in the 100-Fly.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at McGill-Toolen Catholic High School in Mobile, Ala. ... Helped his team to the county championships from 2008-10 ... Won the state championships in the 100-Back during his sophomore season in 2008 ... Also earned All-American honors ... A member of the National Honor Society, a student ambassador, and a Ronald McDonald House volunteer.
Personal: Born Nicholas Robert Colletti on May 19, 1992 in New Orleans, La. ... Parents are Jason and Lorie Colletti ... Has two younger siblings, Andre and Cara ... Enjoys hunting, fishing and water skiing ... Chose Georgia Tech due to its academic prestige, the coaching staff and the swim team ... Intends to major in Nuclear and Radiological Engineering.
|Colletti's Career Top Times (through 2011-12 season)|
|50 Free||21.59||2011 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|100 Free||48.86||vs. South Carolina, 10/22/11|
|100 Back||49.85||2011 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|200 Back||1:49.88||2011 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|100 Fly||49.91||2011 Georgia Tech Invitational|