Veteran leaders and talented freshmen look to succeed this season
AS A SOPHOMORE: Mike traveled to every meet and assisted the men's team in their 2nd place finish at the 2011 Eastern Coast Atlantic Conference Championships.
AS A FRESHMAN: Mike swam the 3rd fastest race of all time for BC in the 500, 1000, 1650 freestyle, and also in the 200 fly. He also swam the 5th fastest time of all time for BC in the 200. He was an ACC academic all American that year. Named to 2009-10 All-ACC Academic Honor Roll. Earned 2009-10 Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
BEFORE BC: Attended Fordham Prep High School, four year letter winner, team captain in 2009, junior national andUS open qualifier, four year team MVP. Holds team records in 500, 1000, 1650, 400 meter and 1500 meter.
PERSONAL: Michael is from Ossining, New York. He is the son of Michael and Lori Panzarino. He has one sister, Alexandra, who is a junior at John F. Kennedy high school. He swims for his club team, Empire swimming.