SKINNER ON SHERMAN: "Aaron had a breakthrough junior year. Coupled with a strong summer, another rise to the top is possible." 2003-04: Took first in the 100 free against Villanova ... Was second in the 100 backstroke against West Virginia ... Placed third in the 50 free against William & Mary ... Set two personal bests. 2002-03: Finished 57th in the 50 freestyle at the Nike Cup ... Was 36th in the 100 backstroke at the Nike Cup ... Was 26th in the 50 freestyle at the BIG EAST meet. 2001-02: Finished in 26th place in the 100 backstroke at the BIG EAST meet ... Came in 29th in the 50 freestyle at that meet. HIGH SCHOOL: Was home schooled ... Attended Tidewater C.C. and Thomas Nelson C.C. PERSONAL: Aaron D. Sherman was born December 7, 1982 in Washington, D.C. ... Son of David and Karla Sherman ... Majoring in history ... Member of Tech's Corps of Cadets.