Michael Crookshanks
Michael Crookshanks
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Concord Twp., Ohio
High School: Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin
Bats/Throws: Free
Events: Free/IM/Fly/Breast

Has worked hard in the weight room over the summer, per the staff … Coaches foresee him making a significant impact in the individual medleys and the 200 butterfly.

2017-18: Continued to post similar results at the NCAC Championships … Top showing came in the 400 IM … Placed 16th in that event at NCACs at 4:18.73 … Won the bonus heat at NCACs in the 200 fly with time of 2:03.38 … Added a 22nd-place showing in the 200 IM (2:00.69) at NCACs.

2016-17: Competed in three events at the NCAC Championships with top showing coming via a 13th-place finish in the 400 IM … Clocked a 4:20.12 in the finals of the 400 IM after a 4:17.95 prelim, the ninth-fastest time in program history … Hit the wall at 2:05.04 in the 200 fly, good for 15th-place at NCACs … Final conference outing was a 17th-place finish in the 200 IM with time of 1:59.78.

2015-16: Delivered a pair of breakthrough performances at freshman-year NCACs … Touched 14th overall, and fifth in the consolation heat, in the 400 IM (4:23.01) … Time of 17:19.0 ranked 16th in the 1650 freestyle … Also swam in the bonus heat of the 500 free, taking 24th-place overall (4:51.72).

Prior to Wooster: State qualifier as a senior for Bill Ryan at Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin High School … Four-year district participant … Earned all-league honors as a junior, and recognition by the Lake County News Herald as a senior.

Personal: Born Sept. 16, 1996 … Son of Larry and Denise Crookshanks … Majoring in neuroscience.