FAU athletics celebrated its 49 spring graduates at a reception for family and friends on Tuesday, May 2
The Owls had a successful season culminating with a NCAA Championship appearance
Yaidel Gamboa was named the CCSA Men's Diving of the Year while Ryan McIntire earned Male Oustanding Diver of the Meet
John Nolte, Jonh Brennock and the 400-yard medley relay team all took bronze medals
Ryan McIntire now has two record-breaking victories at the meet and the men set 10 lifetime bests on day two
- Was one of just three Owls to win an individual medal at the 2017 CCSA Championships as he took third in the 100 fly (48.78)
- Part of the 400 free relay (2:59.42) and 400 medley relay (3:20.07) that came in third at CCSA Championships
- Finished fifth in both the 50 free (20.43) and 100 free (44.96) at CCSA Championships
- Had nine regular season wins (three solo, six relay) and 12 top-three finishes total
- 100 free - 47.49 vs. Gardner-Webb
- 100 free - 46.62 vs. NJIT, ODU
- 200 free - 1:44.07 vs. NJIT, ODU
- Part of the 200 free relay (1:22.01) that won the event at George Mason’s Patriot Invitational and versus Indian River (1:23.72)
- Placed second in the 200 medley relay (1:31.88), 400 free relay (3:00.85) and 100 free (45.20) at George Mason
- 2016-17 Lifetime Best Times:
- 50 free – 20.43 at CCSA Championships
- 100 free – 44.96 at CCSA Championships
- 100 fly – 48.78 at CCSA Championships
- Claimed 2nd in the 50 Back with a time of 25.25 swam at the FAU FUN Invite – ranked 8th in the CCSA
- Finished 4th in the 50 Breast at the FIU Spring Invite with a time of 27.37 – ranked 4th in the CCSA
- 100 Breast (58.12) swam at the Georgia Tech Invitational is ranked 10th in the CCSA
- 50 Fly (23.64) swam at the FIU Sprint Invite is ranked 4th in the CCSA
- Ranked 3rd in the 100 IM after recording a time of 23.21 at the FIU Sprint Invite
- Ranked 11th in the 50 Free after recording a time 21.09 at the GA Tech Invitational
- 100 Free is ranked 7th in the CCSA after posting a 45.98 at the GA Tech Invitational
- 200 Free (1:43.36) swam at the Miami/FGCU meet is ranked 18th in the CCSA
- 2016 CCSA All-Academic Honoree
- Lifetime Best Times:
- Placed 3rd in the 50-Free at the CCSA Championships (20.46).
- Finished 8th in the 100-Breast at the CCSA Championships (55.94).
- Claimed 8th in the 100-Free at the CCSA Championships (45.10).
- Part of the 200 medley relay team that broke the school record at the C-USA Championship exhibition meet (1:30.06)
- Saw his first win of the season in the 50 free (21.56) against Marywood and Old Dominion
- Claimed victory in the 100 free (46.95) and 200 IM (1:58.38) versus TCU
- Earned second in the 100 breast and third in the 100 free against Florida Tech
- Had a lifetime best swim in the 100 breast (57.18) and took 14th at the Georgia Tech Invitational
- Claimed second in the 200 IM (1:56.43) against Georgia Tech, FGCU-Part of the 200 medley relay team (1:35.06) and 200 free relay team (1:26.51) that took second at the FIU Invite, took third in the 50 back with a personal best time of 24.97, and finished second in the 100 IM (53.25)
- Took fifth and set a career best in the 50 free (20.52) at the C-USA Championship exhibition meet and fourth in the 100 free (45.35, personal best)
- Part of the 400 relay team that finished third in the Conference USA Swimming and Diving Championship with a time of 3:00.14
- Finished ninth in the 50 free (20.98), 11th in the 100 free (45.76), and 19th in the 100 breaststroke (57.60) at C-USA Championships
- Swam at Robinson High School for head coaches George Ditederico and Jason Bowes
- Ten-time FHSAA district champion and six-time regional champion
- Bronze medalist three times at state meet
- Won the silver medal at NCSA Junior Nationals
- Business major
- Son of Gaar and Ann Nolte
- Swam for Tampa Bay Aquatics
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