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Fynn Minuth
Fynn  Minuth

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany

High School:
Upper St. Clair HS

Event:
Mid-Distance Freestyle/Butterfly

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

03/26/2016

Gamecocks Finish 17th at NCAA Championships as Three More Earn All-America Honors

South Carolina earns highest finish under McGee Moody, best team result since 1991

02/15/2017

SEC Championships Day Two

SEC Championships Day Two


AWARDS/HONORS


  • 2017 NCAA All-American -- 500 freestyle
  • 2017 NCAA All-American -- 200 butterfly
  • 2017 NCAA All-American -- 800 freestyle relay
  • 2017 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2017 First Team All-SEC
  • 2016 CSCAA Scholar All-American
  • 2016 All-American 800 Freestyle Relay

IN THE RECORD BOOK


  • 1st -- 200 freestyle
  • 1st -- 500 freestyle
  • 1st -- 200 butterfly
  • 1st, 2nd -- 800 freestyle relay
  • 1st -- 400 medley relay

2017 (SOPHOMORE)


  • Earned All-America honors in three difference races as a sophomore
  • Finished fifth in the 500 freestyle (4:10.57), 13th in the 200 butterfly (1:42.05) and 29th in the 200 freestyle (1:34.41) at the NCAA Championships
  • Won the 500 freestyle (4:11.07) at the SEC Championships
  • Took third in the 200 freestyle (1:44.67) at SECs
  • Swam in five events as a sophomore (100 freestyle, 200 freestyle, 500 freestyle, 100 butterfly, 200 butterfly)
  • Tallied 15 podium finishes throughout the regular season, including six first-place finishes

2016 (FRESHMAN)


  • Swam to his first All-American honor when he helped the Gamecocks place 15th at the NCAA Championships in the 800 freestyle relay (6:19.93)
  • Earned a second swim in the 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships, placing 20th (1:45.89)
  • Finished 29th in the 200 freestyle (1:37.66) and 31st in the 200 IM (1:48.83)
  • Won the 200 butterfly against Duke (1:49.92) and at the SC Quad Meet (1:51.63)
  • Earned nine top-five finishes across five different events
  • Represented South Carolina in the LC Junior Nationals in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Earned first place in the 400m freestyle and two second place finishes in the 200m freestyle and 200m butterfly.

PRE COLLEGE
  • Graduated from Upper St. Clair High School
  • Holds seven school and seven pool records
  • Two-time State Champion
  • Member of SV Bayer Wuppertal Club Team
  • German Age Group Champion
  • Three-time runner-up at German Age Group Nationals

PERSONAL


  • Double majoring in finance and accounting
  • Fynn Minuth is the son of Mark Torsten and Britta Minuth
  • Has one brother, Ole and one sister Neele
Minuth's Top Times
Event Time Date Meet Location
50 Freestyle 22.02# 10/3/15 Florida Gulf Coast Invitational Fort Myers, Fla.
100 Freestyle 46.52 1/14/17 Duke Dual Durham, N.C.
200 Freestyle 1:33.67 2/16/17 SEC Championships Knoxville, Tenn.
500 Freestyle 4:09.55p 3/23/17 NCAA Championships Indianapolis, Ind.
200 Backstroke 1:56.01 1/22/16 South Carolina Quad Meet Columbia, S.C.
100 Butterfly 49.30 2/28/17 South Carolina College Invititational Columbia, S.C.
200 Butterfly 1:42.05 3/25/17 NCAA Championships Indianapolis, Ind.
200 IM 1:48.83p 2/17/16 SEC Championships Columbia, Mo.


! = School Record

p = Prelims

t = Time Trial

# = Leadoff Split/Split

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