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
2013-14: Came in third in the 100 butterfly, 10th in the 50 freestyle and 15th in the 100 freestyle at the Horizon League Championships ... also helped the 800 free relay to a runner-up showing, the 400 free relay to a fourth-place finish, and the 400 medley relay and 200 free relay to a sixth-place finish at the league meet ... broke the school record in the 100 fly at the league meet, setting the new standard to 48.19 seconds ... finished runner-up in the 100 fly and third in the 200 free in season-opener Oct. 19 against Grand Valley State ... won the 50 free at Valpo Oct. 25 ... won the 100 fly and took third in the 100 free and fourth in the 200 free one day later at Wright State ... won the 50 free against Wheaton Nov. 1 ... won the 100 free and was third in the 100 fly one day later at UIC ... took first in the 100 fly and the 50 free at the Stevens Point Border Battle ... finished seventh in the 100 fly, 10th in the 100 free and 12th in the 50 free at the Iowa Hawkeye Invitational Dec. 6-8 ... first in the 50 free over IUPUI Jan. 17 ... repeated that win and also won the 100 fly and took second in the 100 free one day later at Chicago ... took first in the 100 fly and second in the 50 free against Northwestern Jan. 31 ... won the 100 fly and was second in the 50 free and helped the 800 free relay break the Klotsche pool record in a win over Green Bay Feb. 1 ... touched the wall second in the 100 fly against Wisconsin Feb. 7 ... in all, won an impressive 11 individual events on the season ... given team's Jeremy Waldhart Award (Coach's Award).
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.