|HOMETOWN||Saint Joseph, Mich.|
|HIGH SCHOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Saint Joseph|
2011-2012: Spent junior season swimming freestyle, butterfly and individual medley ... earned a personal season's best in the 1650 freestyle (17:59.86) at the Horizon League Championships ... posted the season's second fastest 1000 free (10:41.06) ... also participated in 200 (1:53.43) and 500 (5:05.00) free ... took part in 100 (1:01.36) and 200 fly (2:14.14).
2010-2011: Swam a season best time in multiple events at the Horizon League Championships … posted 1:54.30 in the 200 freestyle and 5:05.86 in the 500 free … also competed in the 1000 freestyle at the meet finishing with a career best of 10:36.18 … turned in the team’s second fastest time of the season in the 1650 freestyle with a 18:17.00.
2009-2010: Competed in freestyle events ranging from the 200 through 1650 as a freshman ... posted a season’s best time of 5:07.08 in the 500 free at the Horizon League Championships ... turned in a time of 10:42.94 in the 1000 free and 17:59.17 in the 1650 free ... also swam both butterfly events as well as the 200 individual medley during rookie season.
Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Bears after earning a letter at Newton High School in Iowa as a freshman ... a three-time state qualifier in Michigan ... a two-time All-Southwestern Michigan Athletic Conference selection ... twice named to the All-Division Team ... a team co-captain as a senior.
Personal: Steve is the son of Mark and Michele Booth ... majors are political science and digital media ... born Jan. 4, 1991.