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James Styles
James  Styles


Staten Island, NY

High School:
Stayvesant H.S.




Top Times
50 Freestyle - 24.85 (December 7, 2007)
200 Backstroke - 2:33.09 (December 7, 2007)
200 Breaststroke - 2:58.18 (December 7, 2007)

2008-09: Competed in five meets on both the 1-meter and 3-meter board ... Wrapped up the season with second-place finishes in both events against both Seton Hall and Syracuse ... Registered a score of 216.23 on the 1-meter board and 195.00 on the 3-meter board against Seton Hall ... His top marks of the season came in the season opener against La Salle, when he posted scores of 243.90 (1-meter) and 222.18 (3-meter).

2007-08: Posted personal best times at Widener in the 50 freestyle, 200 backstroke and 200 breaststroke ... Came in third in 1-meter diving against Georgetown with a score of 218.70 ... Finished third in 3-meter diving against both La Salle and Seton Hall ... In the meet against Connecticut, placed fourth and fifth in the 3-meter and 1-meter competitions, respectively.

2006-07: Placed fourth in 1-meter diving against Syracuse.

Stuyvestant High School: Lettered all four years as a diver and also swam the backstroke and sprint freestyle events ... Two-time city diving champion ... Qualified for the state diving championships as a freshman and sophomore and advanced to the swimming state championships his junior and senior seasons.

Personal: Born 2/16/88 ... Only child of Jim and Clare Styles ... Majoring in Physics and comprehensive sciences with a minor in Chemistry.