The Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving teams began the 2010-2011 season by hosting the 2010 Dennis Stark Relays.
AS A SENIOR: Dove to his first BIG EAST title from the 3-meter mark in his senior campaign by totaling 369.10 points ... that score was a career record ... tallied 318.55 points from the 1-meter distance at the BIG EAST Championships for a ninth-place finish ... that performance was a season-best total ... wrapped up his Notre Dame career as the fifth-best performer in school history off the 3-meter board and the ninth-best performer from the 1-meter height ... finished 15th at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships with 639.05 points.
AS A JUNIOR:Collected all-BIG EAST honors in both the 1- and 3-meter dives with his pair of second place finishes ... scored a 326.75 in the 1-meter and a 343.70 in the 3-meter event at the league meet ... the 1-meter performance was a career high ... one of his most impressive performances came against Louisville where he won the 3-meter and took second in the 1-meter ... took home eight top three performances on the dual meet season ... finished in 14th place at the 3-meter height at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships.
AS A SOPHOMORE:Topped out with a 1-meter score of 313.65 during a dual meet with Northwestern ... posted a 273.30 in that event at the BIG EAST Championships ... best 3-meter performance came against Olivet to end the season ... scored 330.37 in that event ... maxed the BIG EAST 3-meter portion of the meet with a total of 317.00 points ... advanced to the 1-meter finals of the NCAA Zone Championships and finished 18th with a 564.20 ... College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) All- Academic Honorable Mention.
AS A FRESHMAN:Showed steady progress throughout the campaign ... season- best 1-meter dive performance came against Oakland where he tallied a score of 288.30 ... one week later he registered another best at 346.80 against Northwestern off the 3-meter board ... represented the Irish diving squad at the BIG EAST Championships ... finished 11th in prelims off the 3 meter with a score of 277.60 and ninth from 1-meter with a 275.90.
THE GEARY FILE:Continued to display improvement at the state meet his final three prep seasons at Lancaster (N.Y.) ... deemed a two- time All-American off the board and gathered an academic All-American distinction his senior season as well ... holds each of his high school's diving records ... took third at the state meet his junior year ... designated team captain by head coach Dan Szymanski ... member of the Math and Science Honor Society ... member of Notre Dame's Rosenthal Leadership Academy ... represented Notre Dame at the 2008 NCAA Leadership Conference ... worked as a counselor at the University of Texas' diving camp during this past summer ... avid supporter of each of Buffalo's professional sport franchises ... son of Cynthia and Kenneth Geary ... born Nov. 2, 1989, in Cheektowaga, N.Y. ... graduated from the College of Arts and Letters within the Program of Liberal Studies.