UND Roster

2014-15 Swimming and Diving Roster

Gabe Ostler

Free


Height 6'3''
Weight 171 lbs.
Class Freshman
Hometown Orinda, CA
High School Miramonte
Bio

AS A FRESHMAN: Swam sprint freestyle and backstroke events in his first year with the Irish … began his collegiate career at the Dennis Stark Relays (Oct. 10), logging a 21.00 split-time in the 200 free relay, a 52.35 time in the 3×100 back relay and a 24.76 split in the 200 medley relay … versus Purdue (Nov. 1), anchored D-team lineup in 200 medley relay with 20.71 split … also came in sixth in 50 free (21.59) and anchored 400 free relay B-team to third with 46.75 split (3:07.16) … against Pittsburgh and Virginia Tech (Nov. 7-8), anchored B-team in 200 free relay to sixth place (21.09 split, 1:24.53) … came in fifth with C-team in 200 medley relay, swimming lead leg (24.75 split, 1:35.43) … clocked in at 21.76 in 50 free … anchored C-team lineup in 400 free relay (48.05 split, 3:11.09) … at Michigan State (Nov. 14), touched the wall in 1:46.02 in 200 free, finished in 48.25 in the 100 free and clocked a 55.87 time in the 100 fly … at Hawkeye Invitational (Dec. 5-7), clocked a 21.43 in the prelims of the 50 free, finishing 21st in the evening finals (21.57) … led the C-team lineup in 200 medley relay (25.12 split, 1:35.39) … swam a 53.02 time in the 100 fly prelims … in 100 back, clocked a 53.39 in the prelims and finished 18th in evening finals (52.55) … in 100 free, touched the wall in 47.04 in prelims, improving to 46.51 in the finals … against Michigan and Northwestern (Jan. 9-10), swam the 100 back (54.20) and 50 free (22.03) … at Shamrock Invitational (Jan. 30-31), anchored B-team lineup to fourth place (20.30 split, 1:24.20) … clocked a 21.10 time in the 50 free and a 51.19 in the 100 back in addition to finishing in 46.18 in the 100 free… finished meet with 200 medley relay C-team with 23.82 split (1:31.83) and with 400 free relay B-team (46.12 split, 3:02.12) … finished the season against Cleveland State (Feb. 7), swimming in the 50 free (21.19) and 100 fly (52.95).

PREP & PERSONAL: Swam with Orinda Aquatics club and on prep team at Miramonte … also played water polo … as a junior, prep team finished first at Diablo Foothill Athletic League (DFAL) and third at North Coast Section (NCS) meets … placed fifth individually in both 50 and 100 freestyle events at NCS meet … as a senior, was captain of prep team … placed first in the 50 and 100 freestyle races at DFAL meet … third in 50 free with a time of 20.80 at NCS meet … finished third in 100 free at same meet, clocking in at 45.00 … with club team, was a summer and winter Junior National qualifier … outside of the pool is an accomplished writer … named Best of the Best in the Mt. Diablo Young Writers Contest … won first place in the poetry division in the Friends of the Orinda Library Poul Anderson Writing Contest … awarded a silver key in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Contest … biggest athletic thrill to date is catching a pass from New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady … son of Scott and Kathleen Ostler … has one older brother, Michael … father played basketball at Pepperdine … graduated from Miramonte in June 2014 … hails from Orinda, California, the same area as Irish women’s swimmer Courtney Whyte … enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as an English major with a concentration in creative writing.

Ostler’s Career Bests

Event Time Meet
50 Free 21.10 Shamrock Invitational (2015)
100 Free 46.18 Shamrock Invitational (2015)
200 Free 1:46.02 v. Michigan State (2014)
100 Back 51.19 Shamrock Invitational (2015)
100 Fly 52.95 v. Cleveland State (2015)