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Jacob Prodoehl
Position: Free
Year: Junior
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisc.
High School: Arrowhead High School

2013-2014: Prodoehl began his season with a third-place finish in the 200 medley relay, a fifth-place finish in the 50 freestyle and a second-place finish in the 400 freestyle relay against Xavier. He was sixth in the 50 freestyle against Cleveland State. He also earned a fifth-place finish in the 200 backstroke against the Vikings. Against Purdue, Prodoehl took fifth in the 200 medley relay, sixth in the 50 freestyle and third in the 200 backstroke. He contributed to a first-place victory in the 200 freestyle relay against Purdue. At the Miami Invitational, he finished eighth in the 200 freestyle relay, 11th in the 100 backstroke, 21st in the 50 freestyle, sixth in the 200 backstroke, 26th in the 100 freestyle and fourth in the 400 freestyle relay. Against Cincinnati, he took third in the 200 freestyle and fourth in the 200 freestyle relay. He added fifth and third-place finishes in the 50 freestyle and 200 backstroke, respectively. Prodoehl finished fourth in the 200 butterfly against Evansville and earned his first individual win of the season in the 200 backstroke. Against Buffalo, he was fourth in the 50 freestyle, third in the 200 backstroke and third in the 200 freestyle relay. He took fifth in the 200 medley relay, fourth in the 50 freestyle, fifth in the 200 backstroke and second in the 400 freestyle relay against Eastern Michigan. Prodoehl earned MAC Swimmer of the Week and MAC Scholar-Athlete of the Week honors for his performance against Ball State where he earned first-place finishes in the 400 medley relay, 100 freestyle and 200 freestyle relay. At the MAC Championships, Prodoehl finished second in the 200 freestyle relay, eighth in the 50 freestyle, ninth in the 100 backstroke and fifth in the 200 backstroke. At the season's end, Prodoehl was also honored as Academic All-MAC.

2012-2013: Prodoehl's freshman season began with a win in the 50 freestyle event and a fourth-place finish in the 100 free at Evansville. He then finished sixth in the 50 free at Purdue, and placed fifth in the 50 free and third in the 400 free relay against Cleveland State. In the Miami Invitational, he finished fifth in the 200 free relay and eighth in the 800 free relay, then placed 12th in the 400 free relay and 19th in the 200 backstroke. Prodoehl finished sixth in the 50 and 100 free contests at Cincinnati, then finished sixth in the 50 free and fifth in the 100 free against Buffalo. He later took seventh in the 100 back and eighth in the 200 back at Eastern Michigan, and finished the regular season placing second in the 500 free. At the 2013 MAC Championships, the freshman finished 13th in the 50 free final and 10th in the 200 back final.

High School: Four year letter winner and captain for one year...holds records in the 50 freestyle (21.19), the 100 freestyle (46.23), and the 100 freestyle (52.23)...Division 1 2012 State Champion in the 100 freestyle...led his team to a second place finish at States in 2012...named All-American and All-State. Personal: Parents are Jodi and Dan Prodoehl...born October 5, 1993...member of National Honors Society and helped raise over $400,000 for pediatric cancer research through a nonprofit called the I Back Jack Foundation.

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