Sixth-straight year the Gamecocks have posted the most freshman on the list
Rutqvist makes third straight 200 breaststroke championship final
Carolina wins two medals, sets six school records on the week
Flach Set To Race For 500 Freestyle Title
Flach posts nation's fastest time in 200 butterfly
2012-13 - Versatile swimmer for the Gamecocks...Swam in all but one regular-season meet...Competed in the 500 freestyle (45th), 1,650 freestyle (31st) and 200 backstroke (37th) at the SEC Championships...Posted the fourth fastest time on the team in the 200 backstroke with a mark of 2:01.20 at the SEC Championships...Best finish of the season was a second-place showing in the 500 freestyle against College of Charleston with a time of 5:19.23...Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
PRE-COLLLEGE - Graduated from Northwest Guilford High School...Swam for the Greensboro Swimming Association under head coach Kevin Thornton...Named Scholastic All-American.
PERSONAL - Born Oct. 24, 1993...Parents are Julio and Linda Costa...Has one brother, Danny...Chose South Carolina because of the facilities, friendly atmosphere and top-ranked international business school...Plans to major in business.