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Height: 6'2"
Year: Senior
City/State: Gambrills, Md.
High School: South River


Career: Four-year member of Duke's ACC Championships team ... Reached the 100 breaststroke championship final at ACCs as a junior ... Graduated ranked fifth all-time at Duke in the 100 breaststroke (53.50) and sixth at the 200-yard distance (1:59.89) ... Also ranked ninth in school history in the 50 freestyle (20.25) ... Team captain as a senior. 

Honors: ACC Male Swimmer of the Week (2/10/15) ... ACC Academic Honor Roll (2015, 2016, 2017)

2016-17: Swam on winning 200 medley relays three times during the regular season ... Competed on top 200 freestyle relay in wins over Northwestern (10/29) and Queens (12/3)  ... Won the 50 freestyle against South Carolina (1/14) and North Carolina (1/29) ... Earned a seventh-place finish as a member of Duke's 200 freestyle relay at the ACC Championships ... Scored for the Blue Devils individually with a pair of 24th-place showings in the 100 and 200 breaststroke. 

2015-16: Led off winning 200 freestyle relay at Nike Cup Invitational ... Group clocked 1:18.57 for the second-fastest mark in program history ... Leadoff split of 20.25 ranked seventh on the Blue Devils' all-time performance list ... Took sixth in the 100 breaststroke and ninth in the 50 freestyle at the same meet ... Helped 200 freestyle relay take first in regular season finale at North Carolina (1/30) ... One of five Blue Devils to reach 100 breaststroke finals at the ACC Championships, placing eighth overall ... 53.50 clocking in the championship final was good for the fifth-fastest in school history ... Scored for Duke in the 200 breaststroke while posting a best time of 1:59.89 in preliminaries ... Also anchored Duke's 200 freestyle relay at ACCs ... Selected to travel to NCAA Championships as a relay alternate ... 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials qualifier in the 50 freestyle and 100 breaststroke. 

2014-15: Registered the eighth-fastest 100 breaststroke clocking in program history in the ACC Championship preliminaries … Also notched a personal-best time in the 50 freestyle preliminaries and anchored the Blue Devils' 200 freestyle relay at the conference meet … Won the 100 breaststroke at the Carolina College Invitational to earn ACC Male Swimmer of the Week honors. 

2013-14: Ended the season with a best time in the 100 breaststroke (56.19) at the ACC Championship ... Also went a personal-best 1:52.75 in the 200 IM preliminaries ... Advanced to three finals events at the Nike Cup Invitational, placing 14th in the 200 breaststroke and 15th at the 100-yard distance ... Took sixth in the 100 breaststroke at the season-opening All-North Carolina Invitational ... Over the summer, won the 100m breaststroke at the Maryland LSC Long Course Championships in St. Mary's City, Md.

Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner for Tom Slear at South River … Four-time Maryland state champion … Named Maryland's Outstanding Long Course Swimmer and the Capital Gazette's Swimmer of the Year in 2011 … Garnered all-county accolades each year … Received a national age group award for being nationally ranked in the 100-yard breaststroke as a junior … Recipient of the South River Athletic Excellence Award and South River Swimming High Point Award his senior year … Member of the Naval Academy Aquatic club team … Three-time Scholastic All-American … Member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Michael Thomas Seaberg on Oct. 17, 1995 in Tacoma Park, Md. … Son of Richard and Kathryn Seaberg … Has two sisters, Sarah and Annie ... Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science.

Seaberg Career Bests:

50 Free 20.25 9th all-time at Duke 
100 Breast 53.50 5th all-time at Duke
200 Breast 1:59.89 6th all-time at Duke 
200 IM 1:52.75  

At the ACC Championships:

2015 7th, 200 Free Relay (1:18.83)
2016 6th, 200 Free Relay (1:18.58)
8th, 100 Breast (53.50)
23rd, 200 Breast (2:00.32)
2017 7th, 200 Free Relay (1:19.01)
24th, 100 Breast (55.83)
24th, 200 Breast (2:00.44)
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