Men's Swimming
Mikolaj Czarnecki
Mikolaj Czarnecki

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lublin, Poland

High School:
XIX LO Wlublinie

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 178

Event:
Butterfly, Freestyle

Major:
Computer Art of Animation


08/16/2012

More than 150 FAU Student-Athletes Recognized by the SBC

153 achieved a 3.0 or higher in 2011-12

05/31/2012

FAU Has 189 Student-Athletes Achieve 3.0 GPA or Greater in Spring Semester

Ten student-athletes were named to the President's List, 19 student-athletes received Dean's List recognition

02/26/2012

Final Day At SBC Sees Three More Champions and Three More New Records

Czarnecki wins 200 Butterfly, 400 Freestyle Relay breaks record

02/26/2012

Final Day At SBC Sees Three More Champions and Three More New Records

Kovacs, Czarnecki and Bucz are SBC individual champions

02/25/2012

Bucz's New SBC Mark One of Five FAU Records Set on Day Three of Championships

Starke, Lefanowicz, Nyback and a relay squad all part of the record books as well

Mikolaj Czarnecki Action Photos

Junior ('10-'11): Had four school record-setting times at the Sun Belt Conference championships...broke the individual times in the 100-yard butterfly (48.61) and 200-yard butterfly (1:45.90)...the 200-yard time was good enough for third place...also swam a leg on the record-breaking 400- and 800-yard freestyle relay teams...won seven 200-yard butterfly and five 100-yard butterfly races throughout the season...was awarded the Week 10 Sun Belt Conference Swimmer of the Week award...won three individual races and was part of a winning relay team against Daytona Beach State College...had three first-place finishes in the Dec. 18th FAU Invitational and three season best times in the Georgia Tech Invitational.

Sophomore ('09-'10): Sun Belt Conference champion in 200-yard butterfly with a NCAA provisionally qualifying time (1:47.00)...broke his own school record in the 200-yard butterfly during conference meet...finished seventh in the 100-yard butterfly with season-best 49.74 while also being a member of the fourth place 400-yard medley relay team...also competed in three freestyle and 200-yard individual medley events during the season.

Freshman ('08-'09): Set school record for the 200-yard butterfly (1:47.40) at the Short Course National Championships in Atlanta, GA...touched the pad in first 10 times during standout freshman season...had an outstanding Sun Belt Conference meet to cap a record-breaking freshman year...member of the 800-yard freestyle relay team that set a freshman record of 6:35.89...finished fourth in the 200-yard butterfly (1:47.52)...recorded his fastest time of the year in the 100-yard butterfly (49.23) with an eighth-place finish...member of the 200-yard freestyle relay that finished ninth (1:23.69)...helped the 400-yard freestyle team to a sixth-place finish (3:04.86) and the 400-yard medley team to eighth place (3:21.53)...also competed in the 200-yard freestyle race (1:44.82)...aside from seasonal bests set at SBC meet, recorded 46.37 for the 100-yard freestyle and 1:44.01 in the 200-yard freestyle event.

High School: Won the Polish National Championship as a junior and senior...swam for Bartosz Kedracki and Slawomir Pliszka.

Personal: Computer Art of Animation major...son of Krvstvna and Arkadiusz Czarnecki...professional goal is to qualify for the Olympics and win a medal.

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