Elias Petri
Elias Petri
Height: 6-2
Weight: 165
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Saint Charles, Minn.
High School: Minnesota Connections Academy
Events: Free/Back/Fly
Major: Political Science

Honors
Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week - Oct. 15, 2019

As A Freshman (2019-20)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Finished eighth in the 500-freestyle (4:32.66) and took 23rd in the 1650-freestyle (16:15.19) at the 2020 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/22)
  • Won the 1000-freestyle (10:03.89) and placed fifth in the 100-butterfly (54.75) in a win at Niagara (1/31)
  • Took first place in both the 500-freestyle (4:51.85) and 1000-freestyle (10:00.43) and was a member of the fifth-place 200-medley relay (1:42.47) in a victory against Binghamton (1/20)
  • Earned second place in the 500-freestyle (4:53.50), third in the 1000-freestyle (10:06.28) and helped the 400-freestyle relay team to fourth (3:20.73) in a win over Canisius (11/15)
  • Grabbed his first two career victories in the 500-freestyle (4:44.95) and 1650-freestyle (16:43.36), took fifth in the 100-fly (53.92), and was a member of the third-place 400-freestyle relay (3:17.40) in a victory at Colgate (10/12)
  • Placed fifth in both the 500-freestyle (4:48.59) and 100-butterfly (57.70) and was part of a third-place finish for the 100-freestyle relay (43.63) in season opener at Penn State (10/4)

High School
Selected to participate in the USA Swimming Central Zone Select Camp in 2017 ... earned three top-eight finishes at the Speedo Sectionals in 2018 ... multiple top-eight finishes at the Minnesota State meet. 

Personal
Son of Cassandra and John Petri ... political science major ... has four siblings - Konstantin, Maria, Juliet and August.

2019-20 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.34 Justin Jennings Invite 10/11/2019
100 Freestyle SCY 49.93 2019 Atlantic 10 Classic 11/3/2019
200 Freestyle SCY 1:47.36 SprintFest 10/4/2019
500 Freestyle SCY 4:30.77 2020 A-10 Champs 2/20/2020
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:03.89 St. Bonaventure at Niagara 1-3 1/31/2020
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:15.19 2020 A-10 Champs 2/22/2020
100 Backstroke SCY 55.07 2019 Atlantic 10 Classic 11/2/2019
200 Backstroke SCY 1:55.58 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/8/2019
100 Butterfly SCY 50.39 2020 A-10 Champs 2/21/2020
200 Butterfly SCY 2:04.85 2019 Atlantic 10 Classic 11/3/2019