Dennis Floden

South Bend Riley High School, 1954 – 58

Floden__DennisDennis Floden swam for South Bend Riley High School aiding his team to three consecutive boys state championship titles.  He contributed to those winning teams by taking the 50-yard freestyle in record time at the 1958 state championships, and winning the 100-yard backstroke three consecutive years at the 1956, 1957, and 1958 championships.  He set the state records in the 100-yard backstroke in 1957 and then broke his record in 1958.  In addition, he was a part of South Bend Riley’s state championship 200-yard freestyle relay team in 1957.