2013-14: Earned his fourth letter at Ball State ... clocked season-best times in the 100 and 200 backstroke at the MAC Championships with times of 53.68 and 1:55.85, respectively ... turned in a season-best time in the 50 free at the MAC Championships with a 21.98 ... at the Doug Coers Invitational, he finished with a season-best time of 2:04.50 in the 200 IM ... finished in a season-best 49.12 in the 100 free against Eastern Michigan and Ohio State.
2012-13: Earned his third letter at Ball State ... turned in a personal-best time of 52.99 in the 100 back and 21.96 in the 50 free at the MAC Championships ... clocked a season-best time of 1:56.70 in the 200 back at the league meet ... set a season-best time of 48.81 in the 100 free vs. IUPUI and Xavier ... turned in a 56.12 in the 100 fly vs. Eastern Michigan ... swam a 2:03.24 in the 200 IM at the Doug Coers Invitational.
2011-12: Earned his second letter at Ball State ... set a personal record and finished second on the team in the 100 back with a time of 53.50 at the MAC Championships (Mar. 1) ... turned in a career-best time of 22.06 in the 50 free and 1:56.16 in the 200 back at the league meet ... turned in a 5:21.89 in the 500 free at Evansville (Oct. 22) ... clocked a 1:48.56 in the 200 free at the IUPUI House of Champions (Nov. 12) ... touched at 48.61 in the 100 free at the Eastern Michigan Invitational (Dec. 2) ... member of the 800 free relay team that posted a time of 6:54.97 at the league championship.
2010-11:Earned his first letter at Ball State … ranked sixth on the team in the 50 free with a time of 22.42 at the Mid-American Conference Championships (Mar. 3) … ranked second on the team in the 100 back, turning in a career-best time of 54.22 at the MAC Championships … ranked third on the team in the 400 IM with a time of 4:37.61.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in swimming at Fishers High School … two-time First Team All-Hoosier Crossroads Conference selection … state qualifier in the 100 free and 200 back as a senior … placed 23rd in the 100 back (54.87) and 26th in the 100 free (48.62) at the 2010 state meet … also a member of the third-place 400 freestyle relay (3:09.66) and the fourth-place 200 freestyle relay (1:26.57) at the state meet … earned All-America status in both relays … helped guide the Tigers to a pair of conference championships, as well as a fifth-place finish at state his senior year … member of the conference and sectional record-holding 400 freestyle relay … earned team's Leadership Award as a senior and Most Improved Award as a sophomore … clocked career-fast times in the 100 free (47.85) and 100 back (54.13).PERSONAL: Son of Bruce and Sally Hale … born March 30, 1992, in Indianapolis … majoring in chemistry.