Swimming & Diving

Mario Rusnak
Mario Rusnak

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Piestany, Slovakia

High School:
St. Phillip Catholic Central

Height:
5-9

Event:
Fly/IM

Intended Major:
Health Sciences



04/16/2014

SIX GOLDEN GRIZZLIES HONORED AS ALL-AMERICAN ATHLETES BY NSCA

Humm, Rusnak, Baker, Nowak, Brosseau, and Polidori receive the award.

03/01/2014

OAKLAND MEN'S AND WOMEN'S SWIMMING CAPTURES FIRST-EVER HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Oakland men cruise to nearly 200 point win, while women outlast Milwaukee in see-saw battle for the title

02/28/2014

MEN EXTEND LEAD, WOMEN KEEP EDGE DURING DAY THREE AT LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

Oakland gathers seven more NCAA 'B' cuts to go with six individual titles and four league records

02/27/2014

RECORDS FALL, OAKLAND RISES ON DAY TWO OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

Both teams stand in first place as the Golden Grizzlies set two team and three League records with four NCAA 'B' cuts

02/26/2014

OAKLAND STARTS STRONG IN DAY ONE OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

el Sayed sets Oakland, Horizon League record in 1000 free; men first, women second through first day

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.

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's Career Bests
100 Fly -
47.89, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13
200 Fly - 1:47.87, EMU Swim and Dive Invitational, 11/30/12
200 IM
- 1:48.58, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13

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