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Year: Senior
City/State: Niskayuna, N.Y.
High School: Niskayuna


Junior: Compiled 11 first place finishes ... placed 12th in the ACC Championships to break his personal 200 back record with a time of 1:46.96 ... was a member of the fourth placed ACC relay team that broke the school record for the 200 free relay (1:19.71) with Garvy, Hwang and Adrados ... was also a member of the 400 free relay team that broke the school record with a time of 2:56.94 with members Hwang, Smith and Garvy ...

Sophomore: Single-handedly rewrote Duke Swimming history, erasing seven school records at the ACC Championships (three individual, four relays) ... opened the conference championships with a record-breaking 1:48.31 time in the preliminaries of the 200 IM ... finished 15th in the ACC with a 1:48.97 in finals ... swam to a Duke record of 48.17 in 100 back prelims before taking eighth in the conference with a time of 48.71 in finals ... his best performance of the championships came in the 200 back ... set the Duke record in prelims with a time of 1:44.40 then went on to claim sixth in the ACC with an NCAA 'B' standard 1:45.08 ... led off the 800 free relay at ACCs, combining with Den Hartog, Carlson, and Packer to set the school record in an NCAA 'B' standard time of 6:34.83 ... joined Garvy, Osterland, and Packer en route to a time of 1:19.86 in the 200 free relay, good enough for a school record and NCAA 'B' standard ... split a 48.77 in the 100 back to lead off the 400 medley relay which notched a record-setting 3:15.99 ... paced the 400 free relay of Den Hartog, Packer, and Garvy with a 44.51 split of the 100 free from the lead off position ... the team went on to claim sixth in the conference, a new school record, and an NCAA 'B' standard time of 2:57.46 ... won the Gamecock Invitational 200 medley relay, combining with Charles, Garvy, and Osterland to post a time of 1:32.34 ... named to the ACC Honor Roll ...

Freshman: Member of school's recordsetting 800 freestyle relay team with Osterland, Smith, and Champagne, swimming 6:45.00 at the ACC Championships to take eighth ... set a personal best and third fastest team time in the 100 back with a time of 51.18 at the ACC Championships ... time of 1:48.54 in the 200 back was good for 13th in the finals at the ACC meet and a personal best ... third-fastest team time in the 100 fly at ACCs (50.41) ... cracked the top five in the 200 fly for Duke with a 1:54.54 against Maryland ...

Prep: Lettered all four years at Niskayuna High School ... three-time All-America selection in the 100 back, 500 free and 400 free relay ... Times Union 2007 Athlete of the Year ... New York Section II first team selection from 2005-07 ... owns seven career Section II titles ... nine-time state meet finalist ... Times Union first team All-Star from 2005-07 ... selected Most Outstanding Competitor in the 2007 Section II Championships ... served as team captain his senior year ... National Honor Society member ... Academic All-America selection in 2007 ... Capital Region Scholar Athlete of the Year in 2007 ......

Personal: Born William Spencer Booth on April 4, 1989 in Philadelphia, Pa. ... son of Bill and Kim Booth ... has a sister, Emily, who attends Cornell ... father, Bill, swam at the University of Nebraska from 1980-83 ... enjoys going to school.

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