Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Pete Stacy
Position: Backstroke
Height: 5'9"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Blaine, Minn.
High School: Mounds View High School

2011-12: Posted three NCAA "B" cuts in the 200 free, 500 free and 200 back at the Texas Invite...Recorded a fourth-place finish in the 200 medley relay versus Wisconsin...Finished in second place in the 200 back in Arizona's season opener versus UNLV.

2010-11: Redshirted the season and will have two years of eligibility remaining.

2009-10: At the Pac-10 Championships in Long Beach, Calif. Stacy placed 11th overall in the 100 backstroke with a time of 49.32...In the 200 backstroke, he was 12th overall in 1:45.99...In the prelims of both the 100 and 200 back, Stacy set season bests of 48.90 and1:45.36, respectively...Also put up a 500 free time of 4:31.20...His best 100 back time ranked him among top five on the team for '09-'10.

2008-09: Recorded personal bests of 48.48 in the 100 back and 1:43.22 in the 200 back at the Pac-10 Championships in his freshman season...His 200 back showing was good for third best for the Wildcats...Finished 12th overall in the 500 free at Pac-10's with a time of 4:23.66..Top 100 back time ranked him 11th overall at the conference meet...Was a Pac-10 finalist along with teammates Bryan O'Connor and Jake Tapp in the 200 backstroke with a fifth place finish.

Personal: Son of David and Leisl Stacy...Has one brother, Greg.

Major: Chemical/Environmental Engineering

Career Ambition: Alternative energy/ "Green" engineering

Spends free time: Building/fixing things, listening to music, playing video games

Why Arizona: The team has a high-caliber work-ethic in a family-like environment and Tucson has my ideal climate to live in.

Personal Bests:
100 Back: 48.38
200 Back: 1:43.22

200 Free: 1:36.69
500 Free: 4:23.66

2012 Olympic Trials

200m Free Preliminaries: 70th - 1:52.23

100m Back Preliminaries: 89th - 57.90