MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll - Fall 2012, Spring 2012, Fall 2011
2011-12: Was entered as an exhibition swimmer for the 2012 MAC Championships...Dropped nearly 10 seconds off his previous best in the 500 free (4:36.13); His prelims time would have qualified him for the B-Final in 16th place...Had the 20th-fastest 200 free time (1:41.63) on the second day of the MAC Championships...Finished on the season's top times list in three events including the 200 free (5th), 500 free (4th) and 200 breast (5th).
Background: Joins the Bears after participating in both swimming and tennis for the Minneapolis Washburn Millers...Coached by Ryan Hoag...Capped of his high school career finishing second in the Minnesota-Class A state finals in the 200 free (1:44.04) and 500 free (4:42.43)...Was named all-conference and all-state for the fourth straight year as a senior...Also was a Swimmer of the Year nominee his senior season...Was a senior captain for the Millers.
Personal: Max Daniel Pratt is the son of Daniel and Elizabeth Pratt...Born March 4, 1992 in Edina, Minn....Has two sisters, Emma and Sophie...His father played hockey and football at St. Cloud State University...Plans to major in digital film production.