East Carolina placed a total of 19 swimmers and divers on the 2016 American Athletic All-Conference team
ECU concluded competition at the Nike Cup with 32 championship finalist finishes
As A Sophomore (2013-14): Scored 44 points at the Conference USA Invitational ... Placed fifth in the 100 and 500 free ... Finished 13th in the 200 free ... Member of the gold medal winning 400 free relay team ... Earned all-conference honors in the 200 and 400 free relays ... Helped set the varsity record in the 200 and 400 free relay ... Competed in eight dual meets ... Recorded two second-place and two third-place finishes.
As A Freshman (2012-13): Totaled 15 points at the Conference USA Invitational ... Three-time C-USA consolation finalist... Competed in eight dual meets...Recorded three third-place finishes in the 100 freestyle and two in the 50 freestyle.
High School/Club: Attended DeMatha Catholic High School ... Multi-event National Swim Club Association (NCSA) Junior National qualifier ... Placed fifth at the 2012 junior nationals in the 400 freestyle relay ... 2012 Prince George's County Swimmer-of-the-Year ... Holds the freshman 200 freestyle record along with the sophomore 50 and 100 freestyle records at DeMatha ... Swam for Rockville-Montgomery Swim Club (RMSC) under coach Maneth Gravell.
Personal: Pursuing a degree in criminal justice ... Born Sept. 15, 1993 to Richard Irish and Jaime Nickeson ... Older sister Kendall swam for University of Redlands.
|Irish's Top Times|
|Event||Time||Year||Meet||In The ECU Record Books|
|50 Freestyle||20.37||2015||American Athletic Conference Championship||Second|
|100 Freestyle||44.24||2015||American Athletic Conference Championship||Second|
|200 Freestyle||1:40.04||2015||American Athletic Conference Championship|