Team finishes 10th in 200 freestyle relay
Team tallies top finishes in relays
Ben Smith earns first in 100 butterfly
Ben Smith earns third in 200 butterfly
Villanova falls to La Salle in season opener
1 Meter Dive -- 240.15 (2016, vs. Providence)
3 Meter Dive -- 229.43 (2013, vs. Providence)
2015-16: Qualified for the 2016 BIG EAST Championships with his 240.15 dive off the 1-meter board at home against Providence....Had his second best dive of the year off the 1-meter dive board at the BIG EAST Championships at 206.25.
2013-14: Won the 1-meter board (211.43) and the 3-meter board (229.43) at home against Providence ... Placed fourth in the 1-meter board (217.55) and 3-meter board (228.00) in the Rutgers Quad Meet against Georgetown, Seton Hall and Rutgers ... Earned third in the 1-meter board (182.55) and 3-meter board (180.29) events at Connecticut ... Finished first in the 3-meter board (189.08) and fourth on the 1-meter board (165.98) at La Salle.
2012-13: Earned third on the 3-meter board against La Salle.
Marblehead: Earned four varsity letters on the swimming and diving team ... Two-time Northeast Conference Diving Champion ... Senior year captain ... Sectional and State Meet Qualifier ... Three-time Northeast Conference All-Star.
Personal: Born Aug. 22, 1994 in Boston, Mass. ... One of two children to Michael and Galina Romanovsky ... One older brother, Boris ... Brother swam for Fairfield and was named team captain ... Majoring in Finance with aspirations to work in Wealth Management ... First generation American, parents and brother immigrated from Russia ... Fluent in Russian ... Hobbies include Tennis ... Chose Villanova for its top-tier Business School and academic and athletic reputation.