Ben Galinski
Ben Galinski
Height: 6-0
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hampton, N.J.
High School: Kittatinng Regional
Position: Free

As a Junior (2016-17)
Swam the 1,650, 1,000 and 200-freestyle events at the 2017 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships, including a 14th-place finish in the 500-freestyle at 4:35.00 ... finished first in 1,000-freestyle at Binghamton (1/14) with a time of 9:54.58, and finished second in 500-freestyle  with time of 4:49.02 ... part of the 10th-place 800-freestyle relay team (6:57.72) at the Akron Invite (12/3) ... finished second in the 200-freestyle (1:47.33) and first in the 500-freestyle (4:49.24) against Canisius (11/13) ... finished third at the A-10 Quad Meet (10/29-30) in the 200-freestyle (1:45.29) ... took first place in 1,000-yard freestyle (10:09.18) in win over Colgate (10/22) … earned a victory in the 500-yard freestyle (4:49.25) against Cleveland State (10/21).

As a Sophomore (2015-16)
Finished ninth at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championship in the 1650 yard freestyle with a time of 16:02.86 ... at the A-10 Championship, Galinski also swam a 1:42.63 in the 200-yard freestyle and a 4:35.27 in the 500 yard freestyle ... season best times were also earned against Binghamton (1/16) in the 1000 yard freestyle with a time of 9:56.92 ... he also earned a 4:33.82 in the 400 yard Individual Medley at the WNY Invitational (10/3).  

As a Freshman (2014-15)
Finished 15th overall in the 1650-yard freestyle with a time of 16:08.41 and 20th in the preliminary round of the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:38.60 at the A-10 Swimming and Diving Championships.

High School
As a junior at Kittatinny Regional High School he set five school records ... owns three individual records in the 100 backstroke, 200 freestyle, and the 500 freestyle ... along with two relay records in 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay events ... guided his team to an 8-1 record and a share of the county championship. 

Personal
Son of Vicki and Michael Galinski ... Finance major.

2016-17 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.00 Cleveland State at St. Bonaven 10/21/2016
100 Freestyle SCY 50.30 St Bonaventure @ Buffalo 1/27/2017
200 Freestyle SCY 1:43.15 2016 Zippy Invitational 12/3/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 4:34.72 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2017
1000 Freestyle SCY 9:54.58 St Bonaventure @ Binghamton 20 1/14/2017
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:10.29 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2017

2015-16 Top Marks

200 Freestyle SCY 1:42.63 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/19/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 4:35.27 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2016
1000 Freestyle SCY 9:56.92 St Bonaventure @ Binghamton 1/16/2016
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:02.86 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/20/2016
400 Individual Medley SCY 4:33.82 2015 WNY Invitational 10/3/2015