Swimming & Diving

Mario Rusnak
Mario Rusnak

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Piestany, Slovakia

High School:
St. Phillip Catholic Central

Height:
5-9

Event:
Fly/IM

Intended Major:
Health Sciences



01/31/2015

OAKLAND RACES PAST CLEVELAND STATE, XAVIER

The Golden Grizzlies men's and women's teams take two in double dual against Ohio foes.

01/24/2015

OAKLAND MEN PREVAIL OVER MICHIGAN STATE ON SENIOR DAY

The Golden Grizzlies were victorious on the men's side, but dropped their dual against the Michigan State women's team.

01/23/2015

OAKLAND FACES MICHIGAN STATE AT HOME SATURDAY FOR SENIOR DAY

Saturday's meet is the final home event of the season for the Golden Grizzlies.

01/15/2015

OAKLAND HOSTS FOUR-TEAM MEET FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

The Golden Grizzlies welcome Cincinnati, Kenyon and Olivet Nazarene to the Oakland Aquatics Center.

01/15/2015

OAKLAND LEADS LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS FOR THIRD STRAIGHT SEMESTER

The Golden Grizzlies had 125 student-athletes named to the list

11/15/2013

Oakland vs. Wayne State, 11/15/13

The Oakland swimming and diving team hosted Wayne State Friday, Nov. 15 at the OU Aquatic Center.

11/30/2012

EMU Swim and Dive Invitational Day One

The OU men's and women's swimming and diving teams competed in Day one of action at the EMU Swim and Dive Invitational

02/18/2012

2012 Summit League Championship Photo Gallery -- (Feb. 18, 2012)

Photos of the 2012 Summit League Swim Championships. Oakland won both the men's and women's titles.

02/17/2012

2012 Summit League Championship Photo Gallery -- (Feb. 17, 2012)

Photos from the finals of Day 3 at The Summit League Championships hosted by Oakland at the OU Aquatic Center.

2013-14:
▪ Swam 100 fly, 200 fly and 200 IM at 2014 Horizon League Championship
▪ Took second in 100 fly (48.09) with an NCAA B time and just missing career best
▪ Finished fourth in 200 fly (1:48.59)
▪ Placed fourth in 200 IM (1:48.69) missing his career best by one tenth of a second
▪ Swam fly leg in OUs 200 medley relay at HLs
▪ Named to Horizon League Fall 2013 Honor Roll

2012-13:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Won the 100 butterfly with an NCAA 'B' qualifying time of 47.89
▪ Captured the 200 butterfly title with a time of 1:48.40
▪ Finished third in the 200 IM
▪ Member of championship 400 medley relay team

2011-12:
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Named Newcomer of the Championships
▪ Finished runner-up in the 100- and 200-yard butterfly events
▪ Finished fourth in the 200-yard individual medley

HIGH SCHOOL
Member of the Slovak National Team in 2008 and 2009
Helped his team win the Division 2 state championship while attending Lakeview High School in 2008
▪ All-state in the 200-yard IM, 100 fly, 400 free relay and 200 Medley relay in 2008
Placed in the 100-meter fly, 200 fly and 200 IM in the Slovakian 18-under nationals in 2009

TOP ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE
Finished 17th place at the European Junior Swimming Championship in the 50-meter fly 2010

Personal
Full Name: Mario Resnak
Parents: Dominik and Jana Rusnak
Brother: Lukas (24)
Sister: Dominika (23)

Top Three Reasons for Attending Oakland
1. Distinguished Academics
2. Quality and prestige of swim program
3. The campus

Rusnak Personal Bests
Event 2013-14 Top Time Career Top Time
50 Free 22.28
IUPUI
2/1/14
22.28
IUPUI
2/1/14
100 Free 48.69
IUPUI
2/1/14
48.69
IUPUI
2/1/14

100
Fly

48.09
2014 HL Championship
2/28/14
47.89*
2013 Summit League Championship
2/20/13
* 100 Fly time is 5th in OU history

200
Fly

1:48.59
2014 HL Championship
3/1/14
1:47.87*
EMU Invitational
11/30/12
* 200 Fly time is 4th in OU history

200
IM

1:48.69
2014 HL Championship
2/27/14
1:48.58*
2013 Summit League Championship
2/20/13
* 200 IM time is 6th in OU history

400
IM

4:19.68
Kenyon College
1/17/14
4:19.68
Kenyon College
1/17/14

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