Preston Selby
Preston Selby

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Oklahoma City, Okla.

High School:
Harding Charter Preparatory High

Event:
Back/Fly/Free

02/01/2014

Swimming Bears Split at Shamrock Invitational; Defeat No. 25 Iowa

MSU beats ranked Hawkeyes, 213-157; falls to Notre Dame, 233-147

Honors & Awards
MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll -
Fall 2013

2013-14:
Competed in primarily in freestyle and butterfly events for the Bears ... Had numerous top finishes at the Shamrock Invitational, as well as at TYR Invitational and in dual against TCU ... Broke four personal marks alone late in year at Shamrock Invite ... Beat multiple competitors from Notre Dame and Iowa in event.

Background:
Swam for Chesapeake Swim Club, the same team that produced fellow 2013 recruit Naresh Naik, as well as current MSU men's swimmers Paul Le and Isaac McKnight ... As a senior, broke the Oklahoma 5A state record in the 100 butterfly (51.44) and also claimed first place in the 100-yard backstroke (51.56) ... Followed his performance at the 2013 state meet, he registered a lifetime best in the 100 fly (51.20) at the Speedo Spring Sectionals meet in Jenks, Okla. ... His junior year, he was crowned state champion in the 200 free (1:47.02) and 100 free (48.27)...Ranked as the fifth-best recruit in the state of Oklahoma for 2013, according to CollegeSwimming.com ... Outside of swimming, Selby became an Eagle Scout at the age of 16.

Career Bests at Missouri State
Event Time Opponent/Meet Date
50 Free 21.49 Shamrock Invitational 1/31/14
100 Back 49.92 Shamrock Invitational 1/31/14
200 Back 2:01.39 vs. TCU 12/14/13
50 Fly 23.59 TYR Invitational 11/24/13
100 Fly

49.57

Shamrock Invitational 1/31/14
200 Fly

1:52.13

Shamrock Invitational 1/31/14

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