UND Roster

2008-09 Swimming and Diving Roster

Mitchell Sherman


Height 5'7''
Weight 160 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Columbus, OH
High School St. Charles

AS A JUNIOR:Posted solid times at both the Ohio State Invitational and BIG EAST Championships … notable performances for the year included 100 Back (52.13) and 200 IM (1:56.13) swims at the BIG EAST meet … swam the 200 Back in 1:54.04 at the BIG EAST finale … started the season versus USC with a 58.12 in the 100 Back and proceeded to shave nearly six seconds off that time by season[apos]s end … shot through the 50 Back at the Ohio State Invitational (24.56) while posting a time of 24.80 in the event versus Louisville … dropped seconds off his 100 Fly (52.94) time from his sophomore campaign.

AS A SOPHOMORE:Cruised through the Ohio State Invitational while setting several top times of the season … went 24.14 in the 50 Back, 51.87 in the 100 Back, 1:53.08 in the 200 Back and 1:57.47 in the 200 IM at the meet … best time in the 100 Fly (56.00) was set during the Shamrock Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN:Clocked BIG EAST A-cuts in the 100 Back, 200 Back and 200 IM … fifth on the team in the 100 and 200 Back … placed 18th in the 100 Back prelims at the BIG EAST Championships in a time of 51.85, which was his top time of the season in the event … placed 22nd overall in the prelims of the 200 Back at the BIG EAST meet after touching the wall in 1:54.13 … finished 36th in the 200 IM at the conference meet with a time of 1:55.91 … posted his top mark in the 200 IM (1:55.20) at the Notre Dame Invitational … top 200 Back mark of 1:52.12 also came at the Notre Dame Invitational … received the team[apos]s Beeler-Hipp Award.

THE SHERMAN FILE:Won four letters with the varsity swim team at St. Charles (Ohio) … four-time all-conference, all-city, all-state and All-American performer … voted team MVP after junior and senior seasons … team captain as a senior … holds school records in 200 IM Relay and 100 Back (51.70) … swam for 10 years with New Albany Aquatic Club … competed in 2003 Senior Nationals in the 400 Medley Relay … born on June 10, 1986, in Columbus, Ohio … son of Renee Sawka and Michael Sherman … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.

Sherman[apos]s Career Bests

Event Time Meet
50 Back 22.66 Olivet (2009)
100 Back 49.56 BIG EAST (2009)
200 Back 1:51.09 Ohio State Invite (2008)
100 Fly 52.94 Ohio State Invite (2007)
200 IM 1:55.20 Notre Dame Invite (2005)