Nathan Day
    Nathan Day

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Grand Blanc, Mich.

    High School:
    Grand Blanc

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Diving

    Birthdate:
    10/15/1989


    04/04/2012

    Seven swimmers and divers named Academic All-MAC

    SIU boasted second-most honorees in the conference

    03/10/2012

    Divers wrap up at Zone C Regionals

    Ruszkowski finishes 13th in the three-meter dive finals

    03/07/2012

    Five divers set to compete in Zone C Diving Regionals

    Two women and three men set to compete in Boomington, Ind.

    02/04/2012

    Swimming and diving sweeps Evansville

    Salukis win 21 of 26 events in routs

    02/03/2012

    Swimming and diving splits meet with Ball State

    Team hosts Evansville Saturday in final tuneup before conference meets

    2011-12 (Senior): Qualified for Zone Diving...Won the one-meter dive against Ball State and the three-meter dive in the dual meet with Evansville...Finished 12th in both the one- and three-meter dives at the MAC Championships...Honorable mention Academic All-MAC selection.

    2010-11 (Junior): Competed in nine meets...Competed in the one and three-meter dives at the MAC Champinoships...Picked up six second-place finishes...Honorable mention Academic All-Conference.

    2009-10 (Sophomore): Competed in 10 meets, including the MAC Championships...Set new career bests in the one-meter and three-meter dives against Evansville...Finished third in the three-meter dive against Drury.

    2008-09 (Freshman): In his first year with the Salukis, competed in five meets including the Sun Belt Championships, where he set a career best 213.15 in the one-meter dive.

    High School: Won conference all four years of high school...Placed 20th at regionals freshman and sophomore years...As a junior, placed sixth at regionals, 15th at state...As a senior, won county meet, placed second at regionals, placed sixth at state...Recorded a personal best of 244.15 (6 dives) and 394.85 (11 dives)...Received all-conference honors and named academic all-conference all four years of high school...As captain senior year, was named all-state, all-American, and academic all-American...Was also a pole-vaulter and member of the National Honor Society.

    Personal: An aviation flight major...Has three sisters...Son of James and Renee Day...Born Oct. 15, 1989 in East Kentwood, Mich.

    Saturday, Oct 4
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Evansville, Ind. TBA
    Saturday, Oct 11
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Nov 1
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Bloomington, Ill. TBA
    Friday, Nov 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Lexington, Ky. TBA
    Saturday, Nov 8
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Lexington, Ky. TBA
    Friday, Nov 21
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Louisville, Ky. TBA
    Saturday, Nov 22
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Louisville, Ky. TBA
    Sunday, Nov 23
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Louisville, Ky. TBA
    SIU