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Ben Bolinske
Position: Multiple Events
Height: 5'11"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Williston, N.D.
High School: Williston High School

2014-15: All-Summit League honoree in the sprint freestyle events ... the Jackrabbit record book, setting two individual school records and swimming on two school-record relays ... finished as Summit League runner-up in the 50-yard freestyle with school-record time of 20.26 seconds ... placed fifth in 100 freestyle and eighth in 200 freestyle at league meet ... broke own school record in 100 freestyle with time of 44.96 seconds ... swam on school-record 400 freestyle and 200 medley relays, both of which placed third at Summit championships ... swept the sprints in dual at Saint John's (Minn.), winning both the 50 (:21.70) and 100 (:47.58), as well as home dual against St. Cloud State (Minn.) with respective times of 20.81 and 47.46 seconds ... member of Academic All-Summit League Team and honored on the Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence

2013-14: Won four events as a sophomore...broke five school records at the 2014 Summit League Conference Championships: 50 free (20.35), 100 free (45.32), 200 freestyle relay (1:22.31), 400 freestyle relay (3:02.96), and 800 freestyle relay (6:46.60)...200 freestyle relay conference champions...won the 50 free at South Dakota, 100 free at Green Bay and against USD twice...Summit League All-Conference honoree...Academic All-League Team, Commissioner's List of Excellence and the Academic Honor Roll

2012-13: Won nine events his freshman year…won four individual events…won first career event in the 50 freestyle in 21.38 seconds vs. South Dakota (11/16)...part of the school record 200 freestyle relay (1:23.73) that placed third on day two of the Summit League Championships (2/21)…finished eighth in the 50 freestyle (21.16 sec.) with the second-fastest time in school history on day two…finished eighth in the 100 freestyle (47.19 sec.) with the sixth-fastest time in school history on day four (2/23)

BEFORE SDSU: 2012 WDA Senior Athlete of the Year...state champion in the 100 freestyle...four-time first team all-state member

SCHOOL RECORDS:
- 50 Freestyle: 20.26 (2014 at 2015 Summit League Championships)
- 100 Freestle: 44.96 (2014 at 2015 Summit League Championships)
- 200 Freestyle Relay: 1:22.31 (at 2014 Summit League Championships)
- 400 Freestyle Relay: 3:01.77 (at 2015 Summit League Championships)
- 200 Medley Relay: 1:32.11 (at 2015 Summit League Championships)