This honor is bestowed on teams who achieved a 3.0 grade point average or higher for the fall 2014 semester
FAU records were broken in the women's 100 free, 200 fly, and 400 free relay and the men's 100 free
As a whole, the team set 23 lifetime bests during the third day of competition
Junior Matthieu Burtez set a new school record in the 50 free and the team set 31 lifetime bests
After the first day of competition, the women are in fourth place and the men are tied for first
SAAC held a congratulatory lunch with students from AD Henderson for donating the most items to the C-USA Food Drive.
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.