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Steven Mell
Steven Mell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mississauga, Ontario

High School:
Silverthorn Collegiate Institute

Event:
Distance


05/21/2012

UIC Student-Athletes Post Third-Straight Semester with 3.0 GPA

Flames' student-athletes post collective 3.0 GPA

02/25/2012

Swimming & Diving Breaks School Records On Day Three

The Flames set school records on the men's and women's side.

02/25/2012

Swimming & Diving Breaks School Records On Day Three

The Flames set school records on the men's and women's side.

02/23/2012

Flames Set Top Times On Day One Of League Championships

The women's squad garnered three school records in Wednesday's events.

02/23/2012

Flames Set Top Times On Day One Of League Championships

The women's squad garnered three school records in Wednesday's events.

AS A SENIOR (2011-2012): Placed fourth against Wright State (10/15) in the 100 fly with 55.41 ... came in fourth in the 100 fly at Eastern Illinois (10/29) with 56.72 ... qualified and competed in the 200 fly at the Phoenix Fall Classic (11/18-20) ... produced a fourth-place finish in the 1000 free with 10:35.02 and a sixth-place finish in the 200 fly with 2:03.87 against Western Illinois and Saint Louis (12/17) ... took sixth in the 200 free with 1:55.35 and 200 fly with 2:03.59 at Green Bay (01/14) ... finished fourth in the 400 IM (4:31.56) and second in the 100 fly (53.88) against Valparaiso (01/20) ... set bests in the 1000 free (9:53.75), 400 IM (4:13.04), 200 fly (1:53.52) and 100 fly (52.67) at the Horizon League Championships (02/22-25)

AS A JUNIOR (2010-2011): Came in fifth in the 1000 free with 10:38.18 and sixth in the 500 free with 5:17.10 at St. Louis (11/13) ... placed eighth in the 1000 free with 10:38.66 against Cleveland State (2/05).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-2010): Took third place in the 1000 free at Eastern Illinois (10:23.53) ... finished the 100 fly with a career best 55.02 at Northwestern ... placed eighth in the 1650 free at the Phoenix Fall Classic (17:15.92) ... finished in the top 15 in the 1000 free (9:50.69) and 200 fly with a career best time of 1:55.27 at the 2010 Horizon League Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-2009): Placed fifth in the 500 free (5:00.21) at Wright State ... swam a career best 2:00.05 in the 200 fly against Green Bay ... finished in the top fifteen in the 1000 free and the 1650 free; and top twenty in the 50 free at the Horizon League Championship.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time Ontario Provincial medalist, earning a silver in the 800 free and a bronze in the 1500 free in 2005 ... repeated his performance with another third-place finish in the 1500 free in the 2006 short course and a 200 fly bronze in the long course in 2007 ... '06 finalist in the 1500 free at the Eastern Canadian championships and the Far Westerns the same year ... medaled at the Ontario youth cup as well as the team championships ... competed for the Etobicoke swim club in Toronto for six years, who have won the last 13 junior provincial championships in a row ... born January 11, 1990 ... son of Kevin and Britta Mell ... majoring in bioengineering.

CAREER BEST:
200 Free: 1:55.35 (01/14/12)
500 Free: 4:46.53 (2/25/10)
1000 Free: 9:43.88 (2/25/09)
1650 Free: 16:26.62 (2/28/09)
100 Fly: 52.67 (02/24/12)
200 Fly: 1:53.52 (02/25/12)
400 IM: 4:13.04 (02/24/12)

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