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Ohio State has added Mason Edmund of North Texas Nadadores for fall 2022. Edmund is a junior at Southlake Carroll Excessive College in Texas, his second 12 months there, after spending his freshman 12 months with Berkeley Prep and Tampa Bay Aquatic Membership in Florida.
I selected Ohio State initially due to the distinctive tutorial and overseas language alternatives if provided me for my 4 years of undergraduate schooling and past. On the swimming aspect of issues, a staff having a superb tradition was essentially the most crucial side of my faculty search, and the Ohio State athletes and employees have been nothing however welcoming and useful all through my recruiting course of. The complete staff is motivated to be one of the best they’ll out and in of the pool which is a worth I plan to carry on to as quickly as I step on campus.
TOP TIMES (SCY)
- 500 free – 4:29.43
- 1000 free – 9:20.78
- 1650 free – 15:34.47
- 400 IM – 4:02.25
Edmund is a distance freestyle specialist, hitting spectacular occasions within the 1000 and 1650 free (above) in February 2019 at age 14. On the 2020 Texas 6A HS State Championships, Edmund clocked a 4:29.61 within the 500 free to complete 10th general. He additionally swam on Southlake’s 400 free relay, splitting a 47.03 and serving to them to a third-place end.
On the 2019 Speedo Winter Junior Championships – West, Edmund’s high end got here within the mile, the place he touched 38th in 15:49.02.
Distance was one among Ohio State’s roster weak factors final season, with no swimmers beneath 4:20 within the 500 or 15:10 within the mile. Edmund would’ve been the Buckeyes’ #2 miler final season and their #5 500 freestyler. Together with his greatest time within the mile, Edmund would’ve scored a pair factors within the occasion on the 2020 Massive Ten Championships.
Edmund is the primary male verbal decide to OSU for his or her class of 2026.
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