Veteran leaders and talented freshmen look to succeed this season
AS A JUNIOR: (2010-2011) Earned 2010-2011Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement...ACC Championship Team 2011...Finished 10th place in the 800 free relay at ACC's and went a best time
AS A SOPHOMORE: (2009-2010) Recovered from knee injury. Earned 2009-10 Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
AS A FRESHMAN: (2008-2009) Placed 12th 200 IM, 9th 100 butterfly, and 3rd 200 butterfly overall at Terrier Invitational... member of the travel squad...ACC Team 2009... Achieved personal best times in the 100 fly, 200 fly, and 200 IM at the 2009 ACC meet... 2008-2009 ACC Academic Honor Roll...Earned 2008-2009 Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement... Fin relay champion
BEFORE BC: Attended St. John's Jesuit High School... a member of the varsity team since 9th grade... lettered four years...team captain in 2008...member of all-state, All-American, and school record holding 400 freestyle relay team... All American Consideration, 100 butterfly 2008... Scholastic All-American 2007
PERSONAL: James is from Toledo, Ohio... he is the son of John MacKay and Cindy Rerucha...he has two half brothers: David (34) and Mark (32)... he has one sister: Anne (18) is a student at Boston College and is also on the swim team... In Toledo, James swims with Sylvania Tsunami Swim Club