Anton Pronichenko
Anton Pronichenko
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Palisades, Calif.
High School: Palisades Charter
Position: Breast/IM

Career Achievements

• 2015, 2016 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference team

Career Highlights2015-16: As a junior, took part in five meets competing in the 100 breaststroke and 200 IM…missed all six spring semester meets while studying abroad….posted three victories, one runner-up finish and a pair of third-place results….won the 100 breast and finished second in the 200 IM against UMass Dartmouth on October 24…touched the wall first in the 100 breast against Clark on October 31...came in third in the 100 breast against WPI and Brandeis on November 9…won the 100 breast and came in third in the 50 free against Norwich on November 15.

2014-15: As a sophomore, took part in all 12meets and competed in the breaststroke and individual medley events…posted two victories to go along with five runner-up finishes and eight third-place results…came in second in the 200 IM against UMass-Dartmouth on October 25…finished third in both the 100 breaststroke and 200 breaststroke against WPI and Brandeis on November 9…won the 100 breast at Norwich on November 15 and against Coast Guard on January 7…came in second in both the 100 breast and 200 breast at Wheaton on January 17…finished second in the 100 breast against Bentley (January 20) and Bridgewater State (January 22)…finished 12th in the 100 breast with a career-best time of 59.87 at the NEWMAC Championships on February 20…also posted a career-best time of 2:02.52 in the 200 IM and a season-best time of 2:12.33 to finish 16th in the 200 breast.

2013-14: As a first-year, took part in nine of 10 meets, competing in the breaststroke and individual medley…posted four second-place finishes and a trio of third-place results…made his collegiate debut with a second-place showing in the 100-yard breaststroke against UMass-Dartmouth in the opening meet of the season on October 26…also came in second in the 100 breast against Clark on November 2…posted a second-place finish in the 50-yard breaststroke to go along with a third-place result in the 200 breast against Norwich on November 16…posted his best time of the season (2:15.69) in the 200-yard IM against Gordon on January 11…also came in second in the 50 breast against the Fighting Scots…was third in the 100 breast in a tri-meet against Wheaton and Saint Joseph’s on January 18…came in 10th in the 100 breast with a season-best time of 59.63 at the NEWMAC Championship on February 20…also finished with a season-best time of 2:14.16 in the 200 breast to finish 17th overall at the conference meet.

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