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Matthew Ankerholz

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Top Times

100 breast: 54.06

200 breast: 1:58.89



Placed 22nd in the 200 breast (1:59.04) after swimming a personal best in prelims of 1:58.89 at the ACC Championships…added a 20th place finish in the 100 breast (54.33) after posting his best in the morning of 54.06…also contributed on the 200 medley relay that finished fourth…finished fifth in the 100 breast at 54.80 before taking sixth with a personal best of 1:59.10 at the GT Invite…added a 20th place finish in the 200 IM (1:52.06) and also competed in prelims of the 400 IM (4:06.09)…won the 100 and 200 breast against Notre Dame.


Scored points at the UGA Fall Invite by placing 16th in the 200 breast after swimming his career best time in prelims…also placed 16th in the 100 breast with a personal best time in prelims.


Had the third fastest 200 breast time in NJCAA after swimming a 1:59.89 at the NJCAA Championships in 2016…also ws the fourth fastest in the 100 breast…spent his freshmen season at Air Force from 2014-15.


Lettered four years in swimming…Florida State Champion in the 100 breast…swimming All-American…conference gold in the 100 breast and 200 IM…school record-holder in the 100 breast and 200 IM…high school swim coach was Tony Ackerson…swam club for Seminole Aquatics, coached by Tony Ackerson.


Member of cadet squadron 17…son of Scott and Shelley Ankerholz…has a younger brother…nickname is Matt…is a relative of Sir Francis Drake