Second Team Academic All-District IV
CSCAA Academic All-American
SEC Academic Honor Roll
Senior Season (2005-06)
Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Awarded the Stanley Louis Sugar Memorial Award (given in recognition of athleticism and academics) ... Earned All-America honors with a 12th place finish in the 200 IM at the NCAA Championships ... Swam a career best 1:46.16 in the finals ... Swam the third leg on the winning 400 free relay at the SEC Championships ... Had the second-fastest split of 43.73 of the entire championship final third leg field ... Had his highest individual event finish of his career; fifth in the 100 breast (54.96) ... Also competed in the 100 free and 200 IM at the conference meet.
Junior Season (2004-05)
Finished eighth in the B final of the 100m free at the World Championship Trials in time of 51.36 ... Set a new personal best in the 100m free in the preliminary round at the trials with a time of 51.11 ...Competed in the prelim's at the World Championship Trials in the 100m breast and 200m fly ... Named to CSCAA Academic All-American team ... Swam the breast leg of the 200 medley relay at the NCAA Championships that turned in an All-American fourth place finish (1:25.79) ... Earned honorable mention All-American honors in the 200 IM with a 13th place finish (1:47.21) ... Set a new personal best time in the 200 IM during the prelim's (1:46.29) ... Also competed in the prelim's of the 100 breast and 200 fly ... Finished third in the 200 IM at SECs with a time of 1:46.44 ... Swam the 100 free and 100 breast final's at SECs.
Sophomore Season (2003-04)
Earned a spot in the semi-finals of the 200 IM at Olympic Trials (2:05.79) ... Made his first NCAA team ... Just missed All-America honors in the 200 IM, placing 17th (1:59.41) ... Also swam in both the 100 breast (1:01.26) and the 200 fly (1:59.58) at NCAAs ... Swam to a sixth-place finish in the 200 fly at SECs, clocking a 1:46.74 in prelims and a 1:47.41 in finals ... Also had a top-eight finish in the 100 breast with a time of 55.58 ... Won the SEC consolation finals of the 200 IM with a time of 1:46.71.
Freshman Season (2002-03)
Competed in every stroke but back ... Posted a season-best time in the 200 free (1:39.71) and 200 breast (2:03.60) in the dual meet victory over Texas ... Swam a seasonal best in the 200 IM at the Auburn Tiger Invitational.
High School: Graduated from Silverado in 2002 ... Swam for Mike Polk and Boulder City ... 2001-02 US Junior National Team member ... Eleven-time NISCA All-American ... State record holder in the 200 IM, 100 fly, 100 breast and 200 free relays ... Four-time NISCA All-America State Swimmer of the Year ... USA Swimming Scholastic All-American.
Personal: Parents are Ron and Darla Cady ... Born Sept. 2, 1983 ... Has a sister, Alyssa who swims for South Carolina. ... Trains with AU standout and Olympic bronze medalist Bill Forrester when in Savannah, Ga. ... Majoring in civil engineering.
Career Best Times (SCY)
100 Breast - 54.68
200 Fly - 1:46.74
200 IM - 1:46.16