Andrew Loy

FR/IM

Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Height 6-3
  • Hometown Normal, Ill.
  • Last School Normal West HS
  • Club Team Redbird Swim Club

Career Bests

Career Honors

  • CSCAA First Team All-American
    • 100 Free (2020)
    • 200 Free (2020)
    • 200 IM (2020)
    • 200 Free Relay (2019, 2020)
    • 400 Free Relay (2019, 2020)
    • 800 Free Relay (2020)
    • 400 Med Relay (2020)
  • CSCAA Honorable Mention All-American
    • 200 IM (2019)
    • 200 Free (2019)
    • 800 Free Relay (2018, 2019)
    • 400 Free Relay (2018)
  • First Team All-Big Ten (2020)
  • Second Team All-Big Ten (2017, 2019)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2019, 2020)
  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2018, 2019, 2020)

As A Senior (2019-20)

  • Was a part of seven victories on the season
  • Won two Big Ten titles in the 200 IM and the 200 Free
  • Had a tremendous Big Ten Championship, notching seven top-3 finishes, including those two victories
  • Started the meet by helped the 800 Free Relay team finish second with an NCAA A time of 6:15.36
  • Then won the 200 IM with a time of 1:42.03
  • The 400 Medley Relay team capped the day with an NCAA A performance of 3:05.07 to finish runner-up
  • Set a new school record and broke the IU Aquatic Center record en route to winning the 200 Free with a personal best time of 1:31.88
  • Also finished runner-up in the 100 Free with a time of 42.21
  • Helped the 200 Free (1:16.98) and the 400 Free (2:49.20) to NCAA A times and third and second place finishes, respectively

As A Junior (2018-19)
• Earned CSCAA First Team All-America honors on the 200 Free and 400 Free Relays at the NCAA Championships.
• Led-off the 200 Free Relay, helping the team to finish seventh at the NCAA Championships with a time of 1:16.89; in the preliminary, recorded a personal-best 50 Free time of 19.40 (No. 4 all-time for OSU).
• Also led the 400 Free Relay to a seventh-place finish at the NCAA Championships, posting a time of 2:50.28; in the preliminary, swam a career-best 100 Free time of 42.13 (No. 2 time in program history).
• Earned a CSCAA Honorable Mention All-America honor with a 14th-place finish in the 200 IM, clocking in at 1:42.87; finished 15th in the 200 Free with a time of 1:33.36.
• As the first leg of the 800 Free Relay, recorded a 200 Free time of 1:32.55 (No. 2 time in program history) for a new personal best; helped the group to a 10th-place finish with a time of 6:14.99.
• First leg of the school-record setting 800 Free Relay at the Big Ten Championships, finishing third with a time of 6:13.44; swam the first leg of the 200 Free Relay, helping the group earn a silver medal and a new school record of 1:16.36; also a part of the record-setting 400 Free Relay team, garnering a silver medal and a school-record time of 2:48.75.
• Earned a silver medal in the 200 IM with a time of 1:41.36, breaking the school record at the Big Ten Championships, and claimed a bronze medal in the 100 Free with a time of 42.65; also took fourth in the 200 Free with a time of 1:33.66.
• Led the team in the 100 Free and 200 IM; No. 2 in the 200 Free and 50 Free.

As A Sophomore (2017-18)
• NCAA Qualifier in the 200 Free, 400 Free Relay and 800 Free Relay.
• Helped the 400 Free Relay team to a 12th-place finish as the second leg at the NCAA Championships, clocking in at 2:49.42 – a season-best.
• Lead leg of the 15th-place 800 Free Relay with a time of 6:17.37 at the NCAA Championships.
• Set a school record as part of the 800 Free Relay team at the Big Ten Championships, swimming the lead leg and posting a finish of 6:16.92 for a bronze medal.
• Finished seventh in the 200 IM (1:44.24 – PB), eighth in the 200 Free (1:36.23) and ninth in the 100 Free (42.96 – PB) at the Big Ten Championships.
• Also a member of the silver-medal 400 Free Relay (2:50.12), fourth-place 400 Medley Relay (3:07.44) and fifth-place 200 Free Relay (1:19.12) at the conference championships.
• Recorded a personal-best 50 Free time of 20.01 at the Ohio State Winter Invite, finishing second.

As A Freshman (2016-17)
• Competed at the NCAA Championships and the Big Ten Championships.
• Placed third in the 200 Free at the Dual meets against Miami (OH) and Cleveland State.
• Placed fifth in the 200 IM at the Ohio State Invitational.
• Recorded a second place finish in the 100 free at the meet against Cincinnati, Oakland, and Kenyon.
• Finished ninth at the Big Ten Championships in the 200 IM.
• Finished fourth in the 100 Free, third in the 200 Free, and fifth in the 200 IM at the Dual meet against Michigan.
• Put up the fastest time on the team in the 200 IM with a time of 1:44.71.
• Posted the second fastest 200 Free time for the Buckeyes this year with a time of 1:34.59.
• Fourth fastest time out of all the Buckeyes in the 100 Free with a time of 43.34.
• Fourth fastest time in the 400 IM for the Buckeyes with a time of 3:54.04.
• Recorded the eighth fastest time for the Buckeyes in 50 Free.