Position
Butterfly/freestyle
Height
6'3
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Granite Bay, Calif.
High School
Granite Bay HS

Spradley’s Top Times
50 Free – 20.89 2020 SEC Championships
100 Free – 45.66 2020 SEC Championships
50 Fly – 22.53 2020 SEC Championships
100 Fly – 48.05 2020 SEC Championships
100 Breast – 1:00.61 Rocky Mountain Invitational

JUNIOR SEASON
Competed in four events: 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard fly, 200-yard medley relay, and the 400-yard freestyle relay; finished sixth in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 21.34 and third in the 100-yard fly with a time of 50.42… At the Rocky Mountain Invitational, placed eighth in the 100-yard fly with a time of 51.48 and 12th in the 100-yard breast with a time of 1:00.61… Against Alabama, finished fourth in the 100-yard fly with a time of 50.06 and seventh in the 50-yard free with a time of 21.30… At the Art Adamson Invitational, finished in 23rd place for the 100-fly with a time of 49.53… Against Texas A&M, finished in third place for the 100-fly with a time of 50.46 and eighth place in the 100-free with a time of 47.69… At the SEC Championships, placed 58th in the 50-free with a time of 21.09, 32nd in the 100-fly with a time of 48.75 and 52nd in the 100-free with a time of 46.75

SOPHOMORE SEASON
Did not compete during the 2020-21 season

FRESHMAN SEASON (2019-20)
In his first career meet against Auburn, notched two eighth-place finishes in the 50-Yard Free and the 100-Yard Fly with times of 21.90 and 51.14… Finished in 20th place in the 100-Yard Fly with a time of 49.70, 21st in the 100-Yard Free with a time of 46.10, and 24th in the 50-Yard Free with a time of 21.39 at the SMU Invitational… Finished seventh against Missouri in the 100-Yard Fly with a time of 49.58 and eighth in the 50-Yard Free with a 21.45… In a dual meet against Delta State he finished fourth in the 100-Yard Fly with a time of 51.13 and fifth in the 50-Yard Free with a time of 21.94…Came eighth in the 50-Yard Free against Florida State with a time of 21.83 and eighth in the 100-Yard Fly with a 50.86…In a dual meet against Texas A&M he finished seventh in the 50-Yard Free with a time of 21.86 and fifth in the 100-Yard Fly with a 51.23… At the 2020 SEC Championships, finished in 39th place in the 100 Fly with a time of 48.05, 55th place in the 50 Free with a time of 20.89, and 61st place in the 100 Free with a time of 45.66.

PRIOR TO LSU
Lettered three years at Granite Bay High School for coach John Sherman… Member of the 2017 and 2018 Sierra Foothill Conference Championship teams… Individual honors include being named All-City and All-League in 2017, 2018, and 2019… Named Granite Bay Most Improved in 2018… Finalist in the 50-Yard Freestyle, 100-Yard Butterfly at the Sac Joaquin Swimming Championship… All-American 2018 and 2019.

PERSONAL
Full name is Thomas Scott Spradley… Born on July 12, 2000… Parents are Scott and Annie Spradley… Has one sister, Summer, who was a very decorated swimmer for the Tigers over her four-year career… Chose LSU because of the entire environment, the culture of the school and team, and the overall competiveness of swimming for a school like LSU with such a rich athletic tradition in a legendary conference.

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