Sam Rados
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Alameda, Calif.

High School:
Alameda HS '11

Height:
5-7

Event:
Fly/Back/IM

Major:
Cell Biology




SELECTED CAREER BESTS:
1,000 Free: 10:28.66 (10/29/12)
1,650 Free: 17:22.00 (2/18/12)
200 Fly: 2:04.17 (1/19/13)
200 IM: 2:04.99 (2/16/12)
400 IM: 4:20.26 (2/22/13)

2012-13: MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION ALL-ACADEMIC SCHOLAR-ATHLETE...ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM in the 400 IM... Best times of the season include: 500 free (5:02.14) and 100 back (1:01.14) at Mizzou Invite; 1650 free (17:47.22) versus CSUB; 200 fly (2:04.17), 200 back (2:02.43), 200 IM (2:04.99) and 400 IM (4:20.26) at MPSF Championships.

2011-12: Reached consolation finals in two events at MPSF Championships, placing 11th in 400 IM (4:24.42), 15th in 200 fly (2:04.68 prelim)... Also placed 13th in 1,650 free (17:22.00)... Both 200 fly and mile free rank 8th in Aggie history, while 400 IM time at conference is 3rd... Only 500 free appearance was 5:02.65 at Mizzou Invite... Competed in 1,000 free five times, including 10:28.66 in San Jose State dual.

ALAMEDA HS '11: Three-time recipient of Sally Gallagher Swimmer of the Year award at Alameda City Meet... Qualified for North Coast Section championship in 200 IM and 500 free, finishing 11th (2:08.72) in former... Competed for Thunderbolt Aquatics (Hayward, Calif.), leading team in individual medley for three straight years.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif.... Majoring in cell biology, with hopes for career in forensic science... Parents are Richard and Killa Rados... One of three siblings, along with Alexander (13) and Matthew (20)... Career highlight was winning 400 IM at Far Westerns in 2009.