Erik Buckingham
Erik Buckingham
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Oriskany, N.Y.
High School: Oriskany
Event(s): Breast/Free

Ithaca Invitational 2017: Placed third in the 200 breast with a time of 2:24.38.

Prior to Geneseo: Swam for the Cinton Cudas under coach Andre Paradis.

Personal: Erik Keith Buckingham was born in Utica, N.Y. and raised in Oriskany, N.Y. ... has an older sister, Kelsey ... double majoring in Spanish and communication ... swam with current teammate Matt Farago in high school ... lists making Speedo Short Course Sectionals in the 100 breast as his favorite athletic related moment  ...  best advice he ever received was from coach Andre, "Respect the Process" because you can not achieve something great unless you work hard and remain diligent ... started competing in swimmming in fifth grade becasue he enjoyed swim lessons at the local pool club ... National Football Foundation Outstanding Scholar Athlete ... National Football Foundation Second-Team Defensive End ... lists the Golden State Warriors as his favorite sports team and Usain Bolt as his favorite professional athlete ...enjoys playing pick up sports like football, basketball and baseball.

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.49 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 11/30/2018
100 Freestyle SCY 53.09 Nazareth vs Geneseo 11/17/2018
200 Backstroke SCY 2:15.57 GeneseoGrovecityFred 11/3/2018
100 Breaststroke SCY 1:04.27 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2018
200 Breaststroke SCY 2:17.91 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2018
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:12.88 Nazareth vs Geneseo 11/17/2018

2016-17 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.53 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2016
100 Freestyle SCY 53.10 Rochester vs Geneseo 1/20/2017
200 Freestyle SCY 2:01.53 Oswego-Geneseo 1/21/2017
100 Backstroke SCY 1:01.44 Fredonia @ Geneseo 11/5/2016
100 Breaststroke SCY 1:05.15 Ithaca Invite 2/11/2017
200 Breaststroke SCY 2:24.38 Ithaca Invite 2/11/2017
100 Butterfly SCY 58.44 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016