Georgia Tech men's swimming has four A finalists in conference finale
Senior Moises Loschi secures 100 breast A finals appearance, finishing fifth overall
Colt Williamson, Caio Pumputis and Rodrigo Correia take top-3 spots in C finals on Day Two
Georgia Tech men’s swimming will compete at the 2018 ACC Championships this week in Greensboro, N.C.
Georgia Tech swimming and diving swept the Emory Eagles in dual meet action on Saturday at the McAuley Aquatic Center
2016-17 (Freshman): Closed out his first season on The Flats with career-best marks in both the 200 fly (1:44.00) and 400 IM (3:51.95) at the 2017 ACC Championships ... Finished sixth overall in the 200 fly event at the ACC Championship meet ... Recorded the second-fastest time on the year for the Yellow Jackets in the 200 fly (1:44.00) ... Also posted the third-fastest time for Tech in the 100 fly (48.21), 200 IM (1:49.12) and 400 IM (3:51.95) ... Tallied the fourth-best time on the year for the Jackets in the 1000 free (9:41.47) ... Totaled 18 top-10 individual finishes on the season ... Took second-place overall in the 200 fly (1:44.74) at the Georgia Tech Invitational and in the same event (1:50.98) in the tri-meet with Cincinnati and FAU ... Placed third in the 200 fly (1:49.80) in the dual meet with Georgia, in the 200 fly (1:49.95) against Alabama and in the 200 fly (1:49.47) versus both SCAD and Florida State ... Finished third overall in the 400 IM (4:06.78) against Cincy and FAU ... Finished the year with the 10th-fastest time in the 200 fly (1:44.00) in the ACC.
Before Tech: Attended Liechtensteinisches Gymnasium Vaduz in Germany ... Swam for five seasons for coach Flemming Poulsen and coach Tibor Godo ... Competed in the European Short Course Championships in Dec. 2015 ... Also participated in the 2016 European Long Course Championships held in London, United Kingdom.
Personal: Full name is Tim Slanschek ... Born on Oct. 18, 1996 in Grabs, Switzerland ... Son of Peter and Karin Slanschek ... Has a brother named Marvin ... Enjoys gaming, hiking, cycling and watching movies ... Began swimming at the age of eight ... Lists most memorable athletic accomplishment as participating in the 2016 European Championships in London ... Chose Georgia Tech because of its quality of education, athletics and learning English ... Intends to major in computer science.
|Slanschek's Career Top Scores (4/1/18)|
|100 Fly||48.21||2016 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|200 Fly||1:44.00||2017 ACC Championships|
|500 Free||4:43.14||vs. Emory (1/27/18)|
|1000 Free||9:41.47||vs. Notre Dame (10/21-22/16)|
|100 IM||54.14||vs. Emory (1/27/18)|
|200 IM||1:48.65||2018 ACC Championships|
|400 IM||3:51.95||2017 ACC Championships|