Kai Wisner
Kai Wisner
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Syracuse, N.Y.
High School: Westhill
Position: Mid/Distance Free

2017-18: Three-time finalist at his first America East Championships… Placed second in the 1650 free in a personal-best time of 15:23.31… Also posted a personal-best in the 400 IM, touching the wall in 4:00.28… Placed third in the 500 free, clocking in with a time of 4:32.47… Named America East Male Rookie of the Year… Was also a two-time finalist at the ECAC Championships… Placed fourth in the 1650, clocking in with a time of 15:26.96… Finished seventh in the 400 IM in a time of 4:01.26… Earned All-America East honors.

BACKGROUND: Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic-All American... Was a USA Swimming Winter Junior Nationals finalist... Finished 11th in the 1650 with a time of 15:27.40... Qualified in the USA Swimming Summer and Winter Junior National races... Helped his team finish second at the 2017 Futures Championships in Geneva, Ohio... Four time Niagara LSC Team Champion... Placed second in the Northeast Futures Championships... Was a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Son of Amy and Scott Wisner... Has one sister, Taryn... Mom was a Division III All-American swimmer at Ithaca and dad was a two-time Big Ten Champion at Iowa... Chose UMBC over Navy, Buffalo, UMass Amherst, Cornell, MIT, and WPI... Plans on studying mechanical engineering.