Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85
The championships will continue on Thursday, Feb. 27.
Both the men's and women's team came in second to FSU
High School: Swam at Dr. Phillips High School for head coach Natalie Nickson...five-time school record breaker...Metro-champion...district champion...regional champion...national qualifier for the United States and Puerto Rico...earned Principals Honor Roll honors...member of the National Junior Honor Society and National Honor Society...All-Academic honors...achieved highest GPA in the conference.
Personal: Communications major...son of Omar and Shannon Olivares...father played MLB...professional goal is to make the Olympic swim team and to become an actor or newscaster.