NAME: Steven Zimmerman
COACH’S QUOTE – “Steven has determination and dedication for the sport; he is never satisfied and wants to do better, always reaching for the next level.” Cindy Zimmerman, Swimming Coach
SCHOOL: Little Miami High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2011
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: National Record Holder 100 backstroke
RESIDENCE: Little Miami School District
PARENTS: Bob & Cindy
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “My parents”
FUTURE GOAL: Compete in the Olympics
A 4-year varsity competitor, Steven Zimmerman is a swimming All-American and the reigning Ohio state champion in 2 events – the 100 backstroke (49.2) and the 200 IM (1:51.2). Steven is only the second athlete in Little Miami school history to achieve a state championship in an individual sport. He was the MVP of the Ohio state meet and also earned honors as 1st team all conference (twice), 1st team all-city (twice) and is the reigning Cincinnati Div. I Swimmer of the Year (Enquirer). Steven is the conference record holder in the 100 back and 200 IM, and holds the YMCA Long Course national record in the 100 backstroke. A great student (National Honor Society), he is active in community service. His favorite entertainer is Tom Hanks, favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is Nick Thoman, favorite movie is Forrest Gump and favorite book is To Kill A Mockingbird. Steven will swim next year at Ohio State University.
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