Caleb Riggs
Caleb Riggs
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mesa, Ariz.
High School: Peninsula HS (Wash.)

2016-17: Helped team win Southern Athletic Association Championship … named second-team all-conference … awarded Piggly Wiggly student-athlete of the week (Oct. 10) …  swam career-best times of 28.33 in the 50-yard breaststroke and 57.19 in the 100-yard IM at the Sewanee Invitational (Oct. 28).

 

2015-16: Helped team win Southern Athletic Association Championship … earned SAA All-Conference Second Team honors … competed in six A events at the SAA Championships as a sophomore … placed third in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:27.20), eighth in the 200-yard IM (1:59.90), second in the 400-yard medley relay (3:27.70), fourth in the 400-yard IM (4:10.45), second in the 200-yard medley relay (1:34.66), and third in the 200-yard backstroke (2:07.22).

 

2014-15:  Helped team win Southern Athletic Association Championship … had an outstanding freshman season, winning the 400 IM and 200 breast conference titles... achieved an NCAA 'B' cut time in the 200 breast and 400 IM... broke the 400 IM program record... placed in three 'A' finals at the SAA Championship... SAA finishes:  1st, 400 IM (4:05.77); 1st, 200 breast (2:06.85); 3rd, 200 IM (1:54.23).

 

Pre-BSC:  Lettered at Peninsula High School in Gig Harbor, Wash., for coach Craig Brown... specialized in breaststroke and IM... state champion as a senior... All-American candidate his junior and senior seasons... Junior National Qualifier... NACC Finalist... named Student of Distinction as a senior.

 

Personal:  Born Aug. 13, 1996... son of Greg and Angel Riggs... majoring in biology.