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


06/24/2015

OAKLAND TOPS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

The Golden Grizzlies had a league-best 125 student-athletes honored

04/27/2015

OAKLAND SWIMMING & DIVING 2014-15 REVIEW

The Golden Grizzlies extended their streak of consecutive championships by successfully defending their Horizon League titles.

04/13/2015

OAKLAND PLACES 20 ON WINTER ACADEMIC ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

The Golden Grizzlies earned the most selections in the Horizon League

04/13/2015

OAKLAND SWIMMING LANDS 13 ON ACADEMIC ALL-HORIZON LEAGUE TEAMS

Six men, seven women selected among top student-athletes in the conference

03/01/2015

THE STREAKS CONTINUE! OAKLAND WINS SWIMMING & DIVING TITLES

The Golden Grizzlies extended their streaks of consecutive conference championships with team titles at the 2015 Horizon League Championships.

02/28/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

02/27/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Three

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Three

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.

2014-15:
▪ Swam 100 fly, 200 fly and 200 IM at 2014 Horizon League Championship
▪ Took third in 100 fly (48.54)
▪ Finished fourth in 200 fly (1:49.96)
▪ Placed seventh in 200 IM (1:50.00)
▪ Swam butterfly leg on Oakland's Horizon League champion 400 medley relay team
▪ Academic All-Horizon League selection
▪ Named to Horizon League Fall 2014 Honor Roll

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 Oakland's 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 2014-15 Top Time Career Top Time
50 Free -- 22.28
IUPUI
2/1/14
100 Free -- 48.69
IUPUI
2/1/14
100 Breast 59.73
CSU/Xavier
1/31/15
59.73
CSU/Xavier
1/31/15

100
Fly

48.48
2015 HL Championship
2/27/15
47.89*
2013 Summit League Championship
2/20/13
* 100 Fly time is 5th in Oakland history

200
Fly

1:49.96
2015 HL Championship
2/28/15
1:47.87*
EMU Invitational
11/30/12
* 200 Fly time is 5th in Oakland history

200
IM

1:50.00
2015 HL Championship
2/26/15
1:48.58*
2013 Summit League Championship
2/20/13
* 200 IM time is 6th in Oakland history

400
IM

-- 4:19.68
Kenyon College
1/17/14
NCAA Horizon Nike Oakland University Varsity