Just missed all-conference honors in the 200 fly, finishing fourth overall at the CAA Championships ... Also took sixth in the 500 free at the conference meet ... Finished 12th in the 100 fly ... At the Hokie Fall Invitational, won the consolation finals of the 200 fly ... Finished 15th in the 100 fly, and 19th in the 500 free ... Won three races during the season ... Swept the 200 fly against UNCW and Delaware at the CAA Pod Meet ... Also won the event in his first race of the year, against Mary Washington.
Consolation finalist in all three events at the CAA Championships ... Took 11th in the 200 fly, 14th in the 100 fly, and 15th in the 500 free ... Made the B finals in two events at the Hokie Fall Invitational ... Finished 11th in the 200 fly and 13th in the 100 ... Won the 200 free against Georgetown.
USA Swimming Scholastic All-American ... Member of the National Public School-record holding 200 medley relay (SCM) ... Earned Prep All-American honors from the NISCA ... Runner-up in the 200 free at the 2012 Virginia AAA state championships ... Also earned silver medals in both the 200 free and 100 fly as a junior ... Bronze-medalist in the 100 fly as a sophomore in 2010 ... District champion in the 100 fly as a senior and 200 fly as a junior ... Named first-team All-Met by the Washington Post in 2012 after earning second-team honors the year before ... Member of the Machine Aquatics swim club, under Dan Jacobs ... Elected Langley's Senior Class President ... Member of the Spanish Honor Society and Science Honor Society.
Son of Douglas and Karen Natal ... Enjoys frisbee, music, and longboarding.