Mitchell Posk
Mitchell Posk
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Boynton Beach, Fla.
High School: Grandview Preparatory School
Position: Free

Career Achievements

• Helped program set a school record in the 800-yard freestyle relay at the 2016 NEWMAC Championships and a new record in the 200-yard medley relay at the 2017 conference meet

Career Highlights

2017-18: As a senior, competed in the 50 free and 100 free at all 13 meets…won 13 races and posted five runner-up finishes…took first place in both the 50 free and 100 free at UMass Dartmouth to open the season on October 28…was second in both the 50 free and 100 free at WPI on November 3…won the 100 free against Clark on November 18…came in seventh in the B final of the 50 free and 100 free at WPI’s Gompei Invitational on December 2-3…touched the wall first in the 50 free and 100 free against Springfield on January 7 and at Wheaton on January 13…claimed first place in the 50 free against Bentley on January 16…won the 50 and 100 free against Gordon on January 20 and at Roger Williams on January 27…also won the 50 free at Bridgewater State on February 3…recorded a career-best time of 21.42 to win the B final of the 50 free at the NEWMAC Championships on February 23…also posted the top time of his career in the 100 free (47.09) to come in second in the B final at the conference meet.

2016-17: As a junior, competed in the freestyle at all 11 meets…won nine races to go along with four runner-up finishes and three third-place results…opened the year with a victory in the 50-yard freestyle against UMass Dartmouth on October 29…came in third in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle events against WPI and Brandeis on November 4…won both the 100 and 200 free against Clark on November 19…finished second in both the 50 and 100 free against Wheaton on January 14…won the 50 free and set a meet record in the 100 free to record another victory against Bentley on January 17…was victorious in the 50 free against Bridgewater State on January 19 and the 50 and 100 free in the Beavers’ win over Springfield on January 21…made the B final and placed 15th with his top time of the year (1:47.25) in the 200 free at the NEWMAC Championships on February 18…also made the B final and came in 17th with a season-best time of 47.51 in the 100 free, recorded his top time of the year (21.54) to place seventh in the B final of the 50 free, and helped the Beavers set a school record in the 200 medley relay at the conference meet.

2015-16: As a sophomore, competed in the freestyle at all 11 meets…won five races, came in second seven times and added one third-place result…came in third in the 100 back in his collegiate debut at UMass Dartmouth on October 24…won the 50 free against Clark on October 31…came in second in the 50 free against WPI on November 9…won the 50 free against Norwich on November 15…came in second in both the 50 free and 100 free against Coast Guard on January 7…won the 50 free and was the runner-up in the 100 free against Gordon on January 9…won the 50 free against both Bentley on January 19 and Bridgewater State on January 21…finished second in the 100 free against Springfield on January 23…posted a season-best time of 21.54 to finish 10th in the A final after coming in ninth in the prelims of the 50 free at the NEWMAC Championships on February 19…qualified for the B final and came in 16th overall with a season-best time of 1:46.30 in the 200 free and reached the B final in the 100 free and finished 11th with his best time of the year (47.71) at the conference meet.

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