FRESHMAN YEAR (2013-14)
Made instant impact and set three top 10 times in LSU history during his freshman season … Finished third in the ‘C' final of the 400 IM at the SEC Championships with the fifth-fastest time in program history (3:51.55) … Owns the seventh-fastest 200 backstroke (1:45.49) and ninth-fastest 200 IM (1:49.34) times in the LSU record book… Touched the wall first in the 200 fly (1:49.95) and 200 IM (1:51.10) during a win over SMU… Posted a time of 1:48.04 for a win in the 200 back against Texas A&M… At the Texas A&M Invite, finished sixth in the “B” final of the 100 back (50.26) and fifth in the “B” final of the 200 back… Earned his first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
A 2013 World Trials and US Open Qualifier… Competed in the 2012 Summer Junior Nationals… Paced his team to four District Championships, three Regional Championships and a State runner- up in 2011… Individually was second in 200 IM and third in the 200 medley at the state championships… Also a two-time Regional Champion in the 200 IM and 100 back and four-time District Champion in the 200 IM and 100 Back… Coached by Marty Grady.
Born on March 8, 1995 in Coral Springs, Fla.… Parents are Wayne and Marianne Goldman… Has one sibling- Robert… Plans to major in Kinesiology.
GOLDMAN'S TOP TIMES
100 backstroke, 50.26, 2014 Texas A&M Invite (1/21)
200 backstroke, 1:45.49, 2014 SEC Championships
200 IM, 1:49.34, 2014 SEC Championships
400 IM, 3:51.55, 2014 SEC Championships