Preston Selby
Preston Selby

Class:
Freshman

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

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 22.69 vs. Evansville 11/1/13
100 Back 53.51 TYR Invitational 11/23/13
200 Back 2:01.39 vs. TCU 12/14/13
50 Fly 23.59 TYR Invitational 11/24/13
100 Fly

52.08

TYR Invitational 11/23/13
200 Fly

1:59.07

TYR Invitational 11/24/13

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