Recorded top-10 finishes at the 1942 NCAA Championships in the 100, 200 and 440 yard freestyle events.
Following service in World War II, returned to UC to earn All-American honors with a fourth place finish in the 1,500 yard freestyle at the 1946 NCAA Championships, helping UC to an eighth place finish.
Served as team captain of the 1948 Bearcats.
Following a successful coaching career in area high schools, returned to UC in 1964 as head swim coach.
Compiled a 70-50 dual meet record as a head coach and directed UC to six consecutive Missouri Valley Conference championships, a streak broken by the school's departure from the conference.