As A Freshman (2016): Named to the 2015-16 BIG EAST All-Academic Team … appeared in eight games … made his collegiate debut at Stony Brook (Feb. 21) … grabbed three groundballs on the season.
At Alpharetta: Lettered four years was a midfielder … named team captain in 2015 … tallied 81 goals 41 assists in his career … named First Team All-Area in 2014 and 2015 … honorable mention All-State in 2015 … was recruited by Providence and Mercer … also letter four years in cross country and two years in swimming.
Personal: Son of Charles and Carol Swanson … has two sibling; Bo (25) who played football at Davidson College and Georgia (24) who played soccer at Kentucky … majoring in finance … father Charles played football at West Point … was a member of the “Unified Raiders,” a group that introduces mentally handicapped students to sports … lists Brian Silcott as the most influential person in his athletic career … listens to music as a pregame ritual.
Swanson Up Close
Favorite Book: “Harry Potter” Series by J.K. Rowling
Favorite Movie: “Pineapple Express”
Favorite TV Show: “Entourage”
Favorite Food: Cheeseburger and fries
Favorite Pro Team: New York Rangers