Burke Poeting
Burke Poeting
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Homeschooled
Bats/Throws: Sprint Free
Events: Sprint Free/Breast/IM

Has shown tremendous potential for this season, per the staff … Worked very hard in the offseason and is poised to do special things, per the staff.

2017-18: Contributed to the team score at NCACs with 24th-place finishes in the 100 individual medley (57.88) and 100 breaststroke (1:02.84) … Also competed in the preliminary heats of the 50 freestyle, the 200 and 400 free relays, and the 200 and 400 medley relays at NCACs.

2016-17: Placed 17th at NCACs in the 100 IM with time of 59.13, after a 58.86 in prelims – the third-fastest time in program history … Also swam in the preliminary heats of the 50 free and 100 breast, as well as on several prelim relays at NCACs.

2015-16: Swam in the preliminary heats of the 50 and 100 frees and 100 breast at NCACs.

Prior to Wooster: Prepped for Taylor Allderdice High School while being homeschooled.

Personal: Born Dec. 28, 1996 … Son of Rolf Poeting and Gina Quintana, and younger brother of 2016 alumnus Frayne … Majoring in Germanic studies with a minor in history.