Szymmy Day
Szymmy  Day

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Omaha, Neb.

High School:
Creighton Prep

Height:
6-0

Event:
Breaststroke

Experience:
2L



08/05/2015

Gkolomeev Posts Top-20 Finish at Worlds; 13 Headed to USA Championships

Kristian Gkolomeev takes 20th in the 100-meter freestyle at the World Championships while 13 Crimson Tide swimmers are slated to compete at the USA National Championships

04/24/2015

66 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn Place on SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll

The Tide's total includes 24 women's swimmers and divers, 19 men's swimmers and divers, 12 gymnasts, six women's basketball players and four men's basketball players

07/11/2014

86 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn a Place on SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

The Alabama men's swimming and diving team led all UA and conference teams with 15 honors

02/22/2014

Swimming and Diving Surges On Final Day of SEC Championships

The Crimson Tide men surged from sixth to fourth on the final day of the SEC Championships paced by an SEC title and record by freshman Anton McKee

01/25/2014

Swimming and Diving Sweeps Emory on Senior Day

The Crimson Tide men winning 15 of 16 events while the UA women won 13 of 16 events on the day

Alabama Highlights:
2016 – Junior:
Scored at the home meet against Georgia Tech in the 100 and 200 breaststroke, taking fifth and fourth, respectively … also competed in the 200 medley relay against Georgia Tech … scored at the long course home meet against Tennessee in the 200-meter breaststroke and 400m medley relay, taking fifth in both … also competed in the 100m breaststroke and 200m individual medley against Tennessee … finaled at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational in the 200 breaststroke, taking tenth … scored in the 100 breaststroke, taking 15th at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational … also competed in the 200 medley relay at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational … competed in the 100 and 200 breaststroke at the meet at South Carolina … scored at the home meet against Auburn in the 200 breaststroke, taking fourth … also competed in the 100 breaststroke against Auburn, taking sixth … scored at the opening meet at Delta State in the 400 medley relay and 100 breaststroke, taking third in both, and in the 200 breaststroke, taking fourth … also competed in the 200 individual medley at Delta State.

2015 - Sophomore:
Posted a career-best times in the 100 breaststroke (55.29) and 200 breaststroke (1:57.29) at the SEC Championships … his 200 breaststroke time ranks him sixth all time at Alabama … scored at the SEC Championships in the 100 breaststroke, taking 22nd, and the 200 breaststroke, taking 17th … also competed in the 200 individual medley at the SEC Championships … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2014 – Summer:
Swam in the “C” final of the 200-meter breaststroke at the USA Summer National Championships.

2014 - Freshman:
Posted career swims in three events at the SEC Championships, including the 100 breaststroke (55.54) and 200 individual medley (1:51.71) as well as the 200 breaststroke where he swam a 1:58.27 in the prelims to rank seventh all-time at Alabama … scored in the 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships, taking 15th place … named to SEC Academic Honor Roll … honorable mention CSCAA Scholar All-American … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 or better grade point average) for both the fall and spring semesters.

Prep Highlights:
Swam for Tom Beck at Creighton Prep and Greater Omaha Aquatics, Michael Gunner at Bob Jones High School, and Matt Webber at Huntsville Swim Association … Scholastic All-American … NISCA All-American … Metro All-American team … state runner-up in 100 breaststroke and 200 individual medley … member of Bob Jones state championship team for two years, and a member of Creighton Prep championship team for two years … Midwestern swimming champion in 100 breaststroke and two-time champion in 200 breaststroke … fourth place finish in 200 breaststroke at region VIII Sectionals … 2011 Southeastern Swimming Zone team member, with a second place finish in the 200 breaststroke and a first place finish in the 200 medley relay … graduated with highest honors … National Spanish Honor Society.

Personal Information:
Full name: Szymon Bernard Day … son of Monika and William Day … sister, Maya … biology major … born August 8, 1995.

Top Times:
100 breaststroke 55.29
200 breaststroke 1:57.29
200 individual medley 1:51.71