Pliner, Jenkyns claim senior athlete honors
Swimming & diving teams honor standouts at postseason banquet
Heger/Hill repeats as Diver/Diving Coach of the Year
Kangas, Lucchesi, David Chokran all set new standards
Panthers with big events coming in final two days
2012-13: Finished the season strong after limited action early on ... was All-League First-Team in the 100 butterfly after finishing second at the Horizon League Championships ... also won the consolation heat of the 100 freestyle and was 10th in the 50 free at the league meet ... also helped the 400 freestyle and 400 medley relay teams to second-place finishes, and the 200 medley relay to a third-place showing at the league meet ... was third in the 100 fly and fourth in the 50 free in his UWM debut against Northwestern Jan. 16 ... won the 100 fly and came in third in the 50 free three days later over Chicago ... posted seven top-three finishes in just 12 races on the season.
High School: Won a state championship in the 200 freestyle relay as a senior ... finished runner-up in the individual 200 free at the state meet as a senior ... earned all-state All-American honors in the 50, 100 and 200 free ... also the section leader for the four-time state champion marching band at Greendale.
Personal: Son of Michael and Cheryl Lucchesi ... lists becoming a state champion, qualifying for three-straight junior and senior nationals and winning a national championship as most memorable spots moments ... volunteers at the annual Greendale village days festival ... born Jan. 14, 1992.