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Mark Sandager
Position: Freestyle
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
City/State: Scandia, Minn.
High School: Forest Lake High School

Old School Record:
- 800 Freestyle Relay: 7:00.50 (2010 at Summit League Championships Day 2)

Career Best:
- 100 Freestyle: 47.38 sec. (2010
at Summit League Championships Day 3)
- 200 Freestyle: 1:44.28 (2009)
- 500 Freestyle: 4:47.25 (2010 vs. St. Louis)
- 100 Backstroke: 54.23 sec. (2009 at Summit League Championships Day 2)

7 Career Wins:
- 100 Freestyle: 49.78 sec (2008 vs. Wisconsin-Green Bay)
- 100 Freestyle: 49.20 sec (2010 vs. St. Louis)
- 200 Freestyle: 1:48.92 sec (2010 vs. St. Louis)
- 200 Freestyle Relay: 1:52.13 (2010 vs. Westminster (Pa.)
- 400 Freestyle Relay: 3:15.35 (2008 at St. John's Invitational)
- 400 Freestyle Relay: 3:18.01 (2009 at Wisconsin-Green Bay Meet 1)
- 400 Medley Relay: 3:37.59 (2010 vs. USD/St. Louis)

2009-10: Five wins as a junior, including two individual freestyle victories ... anchor for the winning 400 freestyle relay (3:18.01) in meet one at Wisconsin-Green Bay (11/7) ... swam the anchor leg for the first place 200 freestyle in 1:52.13 vs. Westminster (Pa.) (1/11) ... anchor for the winning 400 medley relay that finished in 3:37.59 (1/16) ... won the 100 freestyle (49.20 sec.) and the 200 freestyle (1:48.92) vs. St. Louis (1/17) ... member of the record setting 800 freestyle relay team that clocked in at 7:00.50 on day two (2/19) ... on day three, set a career best 100 freestyle mark of 47.38 second, second best in SDSU history (2/20)

2008-09: Finished third in the 200 freestyle (1:49.81), third in the 100 backstroke in 57.74 sec and was a part off the second place 400 freestyle relay team (3:21.54) against Western Illinois ... won the 100 freestyle in 49.78 sec and started for the second place 200 freestyle relay team (1:29.30) vs. Wisconsin-Green Bay ... was a part of the winning 400 medley relay team (3:15.35) placed third in the 100 backstroke in 57.17 sec, finished third in the 100 freestyle in 49.75 sec and started for the second place 200 freestyle relay team (1:30.30) at the St. John's Invitational ... swam to a third place finish in the 800 freestyle at South Dakota ... placed third in the 50 freestyle (22.78 sec), finished second in the 100 freestyle (49.82 sec) and was a member of the third place 200 freestyle relay team (1:31.58) on day one of a dual against St. Louis  ... on day two vs. St. Louis, finished second in the 200 freestyle clocking in at 1:48.52 and had a second place finish of 5:04.00 in the 500 freestyle ... had a season best time of 22.64 sec in the 50 freestyle to finish 44th and anchored the second place 200 freestyle relay team (1:29.30) on day one of the Minnesota Challenge ... during day two had a 13th place finish (56.31 sec) in the 100 backstroke, finished 24th in the 100 freestyle with a time of 48.96, was a member of the ninth place 400 freestyle relay team that finished in 3:20.45 and started for the 11th place 800 freestyle relay team (7:32.59) ... on the first day of the Summit League Championships, was a member of the school record setting 200 freestyle relay team that finished fourth with a time of 1:26.23 ... during day two, finished 11th in the 100 backstroke with a time of 54.23 sec, anchored the fourth place 800 freestyle relay team (7:04.58) and anchored the fourth place 200 medley relay team (1:36.26) ... on day three, swam a team season best of 47.57 in the 100 freestyle to place 12th in the preliminaries

2007-08:  Sandager started the season with a second place finish in the 200 freestyle in a home dual against South Dakota (1:50.22)... swam to a finish of third in the 200 freestyle (1:48.50) at the St. John’s Invitational... anchored the second place 400 medley relay team against Wisconsin-Milwaukee (3:40.57) and finished second in the 200 freestyle (1:48.20)... a member of the 800 freestyle relay team at St. Louis that placed third (7:19.99), a third place finish in the 500 freestyle (5:00.23), and swam to a second place finish in the 200 freestyle (1:48.86)... swam to a second place finish against Morningside in the 200 freestyle (1:59.93)... swam a season best time in the 200 butterfly at the Minnesota Challenge (2:00.05)... at The Summit League Championships Sandager started for the record setting 200 freestyle relay team (1:27.08), the record setting 800 freestyle relay team (7:03.14), part of the 200 medley relay team that swam a season best 1:37.24, placed 15th in the finals of the 500 freestyle (4:53.31), and finished eighth in the finals of the 100 backstroke (55.13)

Before SDSU: Mark made two state appearances at the Minnesota state high school meet, placing 13th in the 100 freestyle and 14th in the 200 freestyle ... earned five varsity letters at Forest Lake High School and was a four-time all-conference honoree ... top times were :22.43 in the 50 freestyle, :48.70 in the 100 freestyle, 1:46.50 in the 200 freestyle and :55.40 in the 100 butterfly ... honor roll student and member of the Naitonal Honor Society ... majoring in agriculture education