2005-06: Qualified for both the 100m and 200m breaststroke at BIG EAST Championships ... swam a personal-best 59.49 in the 100 breast and 2:14.32 in 200 breast in the BIG EAST prelims...finished fifth in both the 100 (1:02.20) and 200 breast (2:17.70) against Kentucky.
2004-05: Placed in the top 14 in three events at C-USA Invitational...finished 11th in the 100 breaststroke, 12th in the 200 breast, and 14th in the 400 IM...swam a season-best 1:02.49 in 100 breast in prelims at C-USA...Bearcat scholar.
2003-04: Placed eighth at C-USA meet in 100 breaststroke, finishing in 59.42...also placed 12th in 400 IM, coming in at 4:24.12.
High School: Lettered in swimming four years at Firestone High School... helped team to public school national championship freshman and junior years... team won district sophomore and junior years... received Academic All-Ohio and All-American honors as a senior and garnered All-American consideration in the 100 breaststroke as a senior...was valedictorian of his senior class.
Personal: Born April 5, 1985... son of David and Laurie Celik... majoring in civil engineering.