Burke Poeting
Burke Poeting
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Homeschooled
Bats/Throws: Sprint Free
Events: Sprint Free/Breast/IM

Featured more prominently as one of the team’s top sprinters last year … Coaches like his in-season competitiveness in the pool.

2016-17: Placed 17th at NCACs in the 100 individual medley with time of 59.13, after a 58.86 in prelims – the third-fastest time in program history … Also swam in the preliminary heats of the 50 freestyle and 100 breaststroke, as well as on several prelim relays at NCACs.

2015-16: Swam in the preliminary heats of the 50 and 100 frees and 100 breast at NCACs.

Prior to Wooster: Prepped for Taylor Allderdice High School while being homeschooled.

Personal: Born Dec. 28, 1996 … Son of Rolf Poeting and Gina Quintana, and younger brother of 2016 alumnus Frayne … Majoring in global and international studies with a minor in German.