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 Erik Heinemann

Top 10 in Bison history in 200 fly (2nd), 200 free (3rd), 100 free (5th), 500 free (5th), 100 fly (6th), 400 IM (7th) and 1,650 free (10th) ... part of 400 medley and 800 free relays that hold school records ... has competed in 14 different events during career ... three-time Second Team All-Patriot League selection ... 2014-15 team captain.

2013-14: Seecond Team All-Patriot League selection for third consecutive year ... competed in seven different events ... scored in 200 fly (6th), 200 free (8th) and 500 free (11th) at Patriot League Championships ... followed that up by scoring in 100 free (2nd), 100 fly (6th) and 50 free (12th) at ECAC Championships ... totaled six first-place finishes across five different events ... most common events were 100 fly, 200 fly and 200 free.

2012-13: Second Team All-Patriot League selection for second consecutive year ... scored in three events at Patriot League Championships: 200 fly (4th), 200 free (5th) and 500 free (14th) ... season-best times in all three events at league meet ... focused efforts on 200 fly and 500 free ... swam 100 fly and 200 free handful of times each ... three first-place finishes ... swept 200 fly and 500 free in dual meet vs. Binghamton ... also won 200 fly against Colgate ... 15 total top-three placings.

2011-12: Second Team All-Patriot League selection … three top-10 finishes at the Patriot League Championships … finished sixth in the 400 IM, seventh in the 200 fly and ninth in the 500 free … set program top-10 marks in all three events at PL Championships … won the 1,000 free in dual meet vs. La Salle … posted seven second-place finishes in various events during regular season … member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... qualified for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials ... posted a time of 2:04.60 to finish 100th of 134 swimmers at the meet in Omaha, Neb.

High School: Graduated as the Cold Spring Harbor High School record holder in the 100 fly, 500 free, 200 IM and 200 medley relay ... team co-captain as a senior ... county champion in 100 fly and 500 free ... two-time All-Long Island selection ... four-time all-county choice ... New York State Championships qualifier three times ... captain of Section VIII Championships as a senior ... recipient of Matthew Lynch Award for outstanding leadership, sportsmanship and achievement ... elected to Cold Spring Harbor High School Hall of Fame ... two-time Cold Spring Harbor MVP ... received Bill Foxen Athletic Scholarship for leadership, exemplary work ethic and community involvement, Love of the Game and extraordinary athletic initiative and achievement ... USA Swimming and NCSA Junior National Qualifier ... "B" finalist in 200 fly at 2011 USA Swimming Michigan Grand Prix while swimming for Long Island Athletics Club.

Personal: Erik Leister Heinemann ... born Oct. 3, 1992 in Huntington, N.Y. ... son of Steven and Kirsten Heinemann ... father swam at Maryland ... mother, Kirsten (Schubauer) Heinemann, is a 1981 Bucknell graduate who was a co-captain of the Bison women’s tennis team as a senior ... brother, Andrew, was a member of Bucknell’s Class of 2012 ... grandfather, James Schubauer, is a 1956 Bucknell graduate ... majoring in political science.

Position: Fly/Dist Free
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.
High School: Cold Spring Harbor
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