2013-14 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Florian Mehlan

Florian Mehlan

  • Position
    Mid-Distance Free/Sprint Free
  • Height
    5-10
  • Class
    Senior

Biography



BEST TIMES
100 FS – 46.55
200 FS – 1:37.84
500 FS – 4:26.23
1000 FS – 9:17.54

AS A JUNIOR (2012-13)
Garnered All-American honors in the 200-yard freestyle, 500-yard freestyle and the 800-yard freestyle relay...Received honorable mention All-American in the 1,000-yard freestyle, 200-yard freestyle relay and the 400-yard freestyle relay...At the SSC championships, was second in the 1,000-yard freestyle, fifth in the 500-yard freestyle and third in the 200-yard freestyle...Against Saint Leo, was the top Shark in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:44.77...Swimming against Indian River, took a second-place finish in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:44.20...Came in fifth in the 1,000-yard freestyle with a time of 9:31.81, third in the 200-yard freestyle witha time of 1:39.39 and 13th in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 46.55...At Grand Valley State made a B cut qualifying time in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:43.09...Against Florida Southern was the top Shark, taking a fourth-place finish in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:44.62. 

AS A SOPHMORE (2011-12)
Swimming at the SSC Championships(2/15-18/2012 )  he finished with a NCAA B cut in the 100-free … Swimming at the Division II NCAA Championships (3/14-17/2012) competed in 500-free and won the B-final. and placed third with a time of 4:26.23...was part of the relay quartet that finaled in the 800-free relay.

PERSONAL
Is the son of Werner and Augelila Mehlan, he has two siblings Christian,Catrin and Pascal...the most inspirational people in his life are his older siblings...lists ducks and chickens as his favorite pets.