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    William Rosler
    William Rosler

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bexley, Ohio

    High School:
    Columbus Academy

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 180

    Event:
    Free/Fly



    11/23/2014

    Wildcats Earn Two NCAA Cuts Sunday, Finish Second at TYR

    Jordan Wilimovsky's 1,650 free time Sunday currently ranks third in the nation

    11/22/2014

    Northwestern Remains Second at Home TYR Invitational

    Wildcats making great progress toward fall-ending U.S. Nationals in two weeks

    03/26/2014

    Winter Sports Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Big Ten Nods

    Northwestern with a combined 155 fall and winter honorees thus far

    03/26/2014

    Winter Sports Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Big Ten Nods

    Northwestern with a combined 155 fall and winter honorees thus far

    03/27/2013

    Northwestern Announces Winter Academic All-B1G Honors

    All-Big Ten winners, NCAA Championships qualifiers among this quarter's honorees

    2013-14: Academic All-Big Ten ... Set new career highs in 100 back (52.40) and 100 free (46.25) ... Competed in the Big Ten Championships in the 50 free, 100 fly, and 100 free ... Swam in the finals of the TYR Invitational in the 50 breast, 100 fly, 100 back, and 50 fly ... Finished fourth in the 100 back vs. E. Mich/Illinois (10/18) ... Finished seventh in the 100 back and sixth in the 100 fly vs. WKU (10/25) ... Finished eighth in the 100 fly vs. ND, Michigan (1/11). Finished seventh in the 100 fly vs. Iowa (1/25).

    2012-13: Member of Northwestern's free, fly and backstroke groups ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Finished the year ranked fourth on NU's top times list in the 100 fly ... Swam in the 100 fly (42nd), 100 free (64th) and 50 free (65th) at the Big Ten Championships ... Competed in five different events at the Wildcats' own four-team TYR Invitational (11/16-11/18), earning second swims in all of them and scoring points with an 11th-place overall finish in the 50 fly ... Swam in the TYR bonus finals of the 100 back (finishing 17th overall), 100 fly (18th), 100 free (19th) and 50 free (22nd) ... Best dual meet of the season came in a pair of sixth-place finishes in the 100 fly and 100 back at Milwaukee (1/16).

    2011-12: Finished the season ranked fourth on Northwestern's top times list in the 100 fly ... Competed in the 100 fly (38th), 50 free (61st) and 100 free (67th) at the Big Ten Championships ... Best dual-meet finish of the season was a third-place in the 100 free against Lewis and Carthage College (1/7) ... Twice scored dual-meet points with fifth-place efforts in the fall, earning those finishes in the 200 fly at Eastern Michigan (10/21) and in the 100 fly against Purdue (11/5) ... Scored points in the consolation final of the 50 breast at Northwestern's own five-team TYR Invitational, placing 14th overall ... Also made the TYR Invite bonus finals in the 100 back (18th),100 fly (20th) and 50 fly (24th).

    High School: All-American and all-Ohio in the 100 free and 100 fly in both 2010 and 2011 ... State champion in the 100 free in 2010 ... Finished runner-up in the state in the 100 fly in 2010 and the 100 fly and 100 free in 2011 ... Ranked as the 10th-best recruit in the state of Ohio by Collegeswimming.com... Earned team's MVP honor in 2011 and the Most Inspiration Swim award for his 100 free in 2010 and with the 400 free relay in 2011 ... USA Swimming Scholastic All-American in the 50 free, 100 free, 100 fly, 100 back, 100 breast and 200 IM during his career ... Led Columbus Academy to the District title in 2010 and a district runner-up performance in 2011 ... In both of those seasons, team was fifth at State ... That is the best finish in school history ... Holds school records in the 100 free, 100 fly and 400 free relay ... Held the Division II state record in the 100 fly before it was broken during the 2011 state finals ... Swam nine years of club with the Greater Columbus Swim Team of Ohio ... Co-captain of the club in 2010-11 ... Competed at Junior Nationals in August and December of 2010 in the 100 free, 100 fly and 100 back ... Earned age group motivational AAAA times in the 50 free, 100 free, 100 fly and 100 back ... National Merit Scholar ... AP Scholar with Distinction.

    Personal: Born William W Rosler ... Son of Russ and Dani Rosler ... Uncle, Randy, swam backstroke at South Carolina ... Cousin, Scott, swims at Missouri ... Uncle, John, ran cross country at Davidson ... Chose Northwestern over Denison ... Major is undeclared.

    ROSLER'S PERSONAL BESTS

    Event Personal Best
    100 butterfly 50.67
    100 backstroke 52.40
    100 freestyle 46.25