THIS SEASON: Sophomore Ridge Altman is looking to make big strides in his second year with the Trojans, particularly in the 100y and 200y breaststroke, where he can be a strong dual meet and postseason contributor.
2013: Altman provided depth in the breast and medley events as a 2013 freshman, posting an NCAA `B' cut in the 200y breast (1:58.95) at the U.S. Winter Nationals with a `B' finalist finish. He competed in three exhibition heats at the Pac-12 Championships.
HIGH SCHOOL: Altman, who was a co-captain at Seacrest Country Day in Naples, Fla., finished second in the 100y fly in the 2010 Division IA state championships and third in the 100y breast as a senior and earned 2010 Naples News Boys Swimmer of the Year honors. Originally from Maui, Altman also won FHSAA 1A Region 3 titles in the 100y fly and 100y breast.
CLUB: Lahaina Swim Club.
PERSONAL: He was born on May 4, 1993.
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