Micah DeJonge
Micah  DeJonge

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Zeeland, Mich

High School:
Zeeland West

Height:
6-3

Event:
Distance free

Major:
Engineering


06/22/2017

OAKLAND SWIMMING AND DIVING 2016-17 REVIEW

The men’s team won their 39th straight league title, 23 consecutive for women

02/26/2017

OAKLAND CONTINUES STREAK WITH ANOTHER HORIZON LEAGUE TITLE

The men have now won 39 straight titles, 23 consecutive for women

02/23/2017

SIX GOLDEN GRIZZLIES WIN INDIVIDUAL TITLES ON DAY TWO OF CHAMPIONSHIPS

Both the Oakland men and women are leading after day two

02/10/2017

NUMBER OF GOLDEN GRIZZLIES COMPETING AT MICHIGAN OPEN THIS WEEKEND

The meet will take place Friday through Sunday at the Oakland Aquatic Center

01/28/2017

SMITH SHATTERS DIVE RECORDS AS OAKLAND MOVES PAST CLEVELAND STATE

Joe Smith broke both school records in 1- and 3-meter diving, freshman Grace Shinske and Micah DeJonge combined for four event wins

02/24/2017

Oakland at Horizon League Championships - Day 2

Six Golden Grizzlies won Horizon League titles

2016-17:
• Horizon League Champion in the 500 (4:29.58) and 1,650 freestyle (15:37.59)
• Horizon League Male Newcomer of the Year
• Became the first freshman since 2009 to win the 1,650 free at the league championships
• Placed 12th in the 200 free (1:40.87) at league championships
• Recorded top team times in the 500, 1,000 and 1,650 free
• Named CollegeSwimming.com's Conference Swimmer of the Week on Nov. 16

High School:
• All-OK Green Conference and All-State from 2013-15

• Five-time finalist at Speedo sectionals
• Seven-time OK Green Conference champion
• Qualified for winner junior nationals
• All-OK Green Conference water polo in 2014 and 2015 and All-State in 2014

Personal
Full Name: Micah David DeJonge
Parents: David and Nancy DeJonge
Siblings: Matthew and Phillip
▪ Mother, Nancy was a 24-time All-American at Oakland from 1985-88 and was a 1994 Hall of Honor Inductee 
▪ Uncle, Jeff Cooper was a 13-time All-American at Oakland from 1985-88
▪ Aunt, Lyn Cooper was a 27-time All-American and seven-time National Champion at Oakland from 1989-92 and was a 1998 Hall of Honor Inductee

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. The top-notch engineering program

2. Dedicated swim coaches and a team that aspires to improve themselves both athletically and academically
3. Oakland's beautiful campus felt like home the first time I visited

DeJonge Personal Bests
Event 2016-17 Top Time Career Top Time
200 Free 1:40.71
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
1:40.71
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
500 Free 4:28.13*
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
4:28.13*
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
* 500 free time is 8th in Oakland history

1,000 Free

9:29.14*
Michigan State
1/21/17
9:29.14*
Michigan State
1/21/17
* 1,000 free time is 8th in Oakland history

1,650 Free

15:37.59*
2017 HL Championships
2/22/17
15:37.59*
2017 HL Championships
2/22/17
* 1,650 free time is 4th in Oakland history

400 IM

4:09.27
Zippy Invite
12/2/16
4:09.27
Zippy Invite
12/2/16

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