Ernie Stock
Ernie Stock
Full Name:  Ernest W. Stock


FSU Career
Swimming & Diving
Year  Pos     Hgt  Wgt  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
52-53 BR      6-2  190  Fr   *   Royal Oak, MI                   
53-54 BR      6-2  190  So   *   Royal Oak, MI                   
54-55 BR-FL   6-2  201  Jr   *   Royal Oak, MI                   
55-56 BR-FL   6-2  200  Sr       Royal Oak, MI                   
58-59 BR-FL   6-2  200  Sr-R *   Royal Oak, MI                   


Awards
Swimming & Diving
Year  Award
1954  NCAA Championships - 100-Yard Breaststroke (4th)
Elected into the FSU Hall of Fame in 2016
One of the finest athletes in the early history of intercollegiate athletics at Florida State University, Ernie Stock forged a hall of fame career in the pool for the Seminoles from 1953-56.

A native of Royal Oak, Michigan, Stock specialized in the breaststroke and lettered all four years at Florida State.

He earned All-America honors in the 100-yard butterfly placing fourth nationally at the NCAA Championships in 1954, and set six schools records over his outstanding career.

Stock was one of the pioneers of menís intercollegiate athletics at FSU which began in 1946 following the change from Florida State College for Women (FSCW) to the co-educational Florida State University following World War II.



FSU Statistics
Swimming & Diving
   Date    Opponent/Meet                  Event                         Place  Results Points
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            1953 Season
02/21/1953 GEORGIA                        150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:39.1    5.00
02/28/1953 SOUTHERN AAU                   150-Yard Individual Medley      3              1.00
04/04/1953 NATIONAL AAU CHAMPIONSHIPS     100-Yard Breaststroke           6             
04/04/1953 NATIONAL AAU CHAMPIONSHIPS     200-Yard Breaststroke           8             
            1954 Season
12/12/1953 JACKSONVILLE NAS               100-Yard Freestyle              1      54.8    5.00
01/14/1954 GEORGIA                        150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:36.6    5.00
02/02/1954 TEXAS A&M                      150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:37.4    5.00
02/19/1954 GEORGIA TECH                   100-Yard Freestyle              1      55.1    5.00
02/20/1954 NORTHEAST LOUSISIANA           150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:38.2    5.00
03/03/1954 KENTUCKY                       150-Yard Individual Medley      2              3.00
03/27/1954 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP              100-Yard Breaststroke           4    1:01.4    3.00
03/27/1954 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP              150-Yard Individual Medley                    
            1955 Season
01/13/1955 GEORGIA                        150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:35.2    5.00
01/31/1955 SOUTHERN METHODIST             150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:29.8    5.00
02/01/1955 TEXAS A&M                      200-Yard Individual Medley      2              3.00
02/10/1955 GEORGIA TECH                   220-Yard Freestyle              2              3.00
02/10/1955 GEORGIA TECH                   100-Yard Freestyle              1      54.9    5.00
02/12/1955 SOUTHERN INTERCOLLEGIATE       150-Yard Individual Medley      3              4.00
02/19/1955 GEORGIA                        150-Yard Individual Medley      1    1:36.3    5.00
02/26/1955 GEORGIA AAU                    200-Yard Individual Medley      1    2:20.4    5.00
03/19/1955 FLORIDA AAU                    100-Yard Butterfly              1              5.00
03/26/1955 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP              200-Yard Breaststroke                         
03/26/1955 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP              200-Yard Butterfly                            
            1959 Season
02/04/1959 TEXAS A&M                      50-Yard Freestyle               2              3.00
02/04/1959 TEXAS A&M                      100-Yard Freestyle              2              3.00
02/06/1959 SOUTHERN METHODIST             100-Yard Freestyle              3              1.00
02/18/1959 FLORIDA                        50-Yard Freestyle               2T             2.00
02/23/1959 MIAMI                          50-Yard Freestyle               3              1.00