|Previous College:||Seton Hall|
BEFORE UMBC: Helped Seton Hall win its first Big East Championship in school history... Placed sixth in the 100 breast... Won the 100 breaststroke in 58.75 against Iona (1/6/17)...Placed third in the 200-breast against Xavier, Butler and West Virginia with a time of 2:08/45 (10/14/16)...Won the 200 IM against Xavier, Butler and West Virginia with a time of 1:55.99 (10/14)... Won the 100 breast in 58.75 against Iona(1/6)... Won the 200-medley with a time of 1:55.14 against Rider(1/13)... Swam to a first-place finish in the 200 IM with a time of 1:53.50 against Connecticut(1/22).
BACKGROUND: Swam for years at the varsity level at Hempfield High School... All-American in the 100m Breaststroke and 200m Individual Medley his senior year... Won the gold medal in the 200m Individual Medley at the state meet his senior year... 2nd fastest times in school history in the 100m Breaststroke and 200m Individual Medley... Swam for the Lancaster Aquatic Club... Cousin, Jordan, swam at Duke... Majoring in Athletic Training/ Behavioral Sciences...
PERSONAL: Son of Bonnie and Victor Fissella... Has one brother, Andre... Majoring in Business Technology Administration... List his favorite pro team as the Pittsburgh Steelers and his favorite movie as Step Brothers.