Austin Olivares
Austin Olivares

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
St.Louis, MO

High School:
Dr. Phillips High School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 174

Event:
Freestyle, Butterfly

Birthdate:
04/24/1994

Major:
Communications


03/03/2014

Cox Earns Diver of the Year on Final Day of C-USA Championships

Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85

02/27/2014

Swimming and Diving Completes Day One of Conference USA Championships

The championships will continue on Thursday, Feb. 27.

01/18/2014

Lefanowicz and Kovacs Record Wins at FSU

Both the men's and women's team came in second to FSU

Freshman (2013-14): Finished fourth place and broke a school record as part of the 800 free relay team (6:36.39) at the Conference USA Swimming and Diving Championships...finished 17th in the 200 free (1:41.69) and 500 free (4:36.94) and 12th in the 200 butterfly (1:52.94) at C-USA Championships.

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...enjoys skydiving, ultimate frisbee, and ping-pong.

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