Thomas Norris
Thomas Norris
Height: 6-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Sycamore
Position: Free-Dx, Fly
Major: Chemical Engineering

2013-14: NEWMAC second team All-Conference (500 Free, 1650 Free, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … won the 200 fly in 1:55.10 and the 500 free with a 4:47.63 against Bowdoin and Babson (11/23) … at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/6-7), he improved his times in both events, swimming a 1:52.92 in the 200 fly to take fourth and going 4:36.16 in the 500 to also take fourth … he came third in the 1650 free with a 16:11.82 and was fourth in the 200 free in 1:43.99 … won all three of his events against Amherst (1/25), going 9:48.83 in the 1000 free, 1:53.61 in the 200 fly and 4:48.34 in the 500 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), he was part of the 800 free relay that was second in 6:48.96, came in second in the 500 with a 4:38.10, won the 1650 free with a 16:11.64 and took third in the 200 fly with a time of 1:51.76.

2012-13: Honorable Mention All-American (200 Fly, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Swimmer of the Week (12/03) … at the meet against Springfield (11/10), he came first in both the 200 fly and the 500 free with times of 1:56.63 and 4:45.21 respectively … against Bowdoin and Babson (11/17), he finished first in the 1000 free in 9:39.02 and time trialed the 200 fly, taking first in 1:53.92 … in the Williams meet (1/11), he was second in the 1650 in 16:05.73 and second in the 500 free with a 4:43.36 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), he came eighth in the 500 free with a 1:43.74 after going 4:40.42 at prelims … was part of the 200 medley relay that came third in prelims with a time of 1:36.28 … came eighth in the 800 free relay at prelims with a 6:53.75 … finished in fifth place in the 1650 free in 16:22.68 … touched in seventh in the 200 fly with a 1:56.77 … at the NCAA Championships (3/20-23) he came 11th in the 200 fly in 1:49.33 … was part of the 800 free relay that came ninth with a 6:41.15 … finished 31st in the 200 free in 1:40.59 … was 24th in the 500 free with a time of 4:34.97.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in chemical engineering with a minor in economics … conducted a UROP in the Roman Lab … Undergraduate Advising Freshman Athletics Award … 2013 NCAA Scholar All-America … Amphibious Achievement – volunteer program to coach and tutor inner city Boston high school students.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Sycamore High School … All-America honors … winter nationals qualifier … All-Conference all four years … 2012 Most Valuable Swimming … varsity letterwinner for swimming and water polo … captain … Global Language Honor Society … National Honor Society … Summa Cum Laude … National AP Scholar … National Merit Finalist/scholarship recipient.