Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85
Owls will next swim at FSU, Jan. 17
Freshman (2013-14): Conference USA Swimming & Diving Championship finialist in the 1 meter, 3 meter and platform events...finished fourth at C-USA Championships in the 10 meter platform...named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for holding a GPA of 3.0 or betterfor the year.
High School: Swam for coach Mark Ruizat University High School...placed sixth in States 3A...competed in the Metro East Championships in 2010...finished third in regional meet setting a new school record for most points in a dive meet...qualified for All-Metro team.
Personal: Business major...son of Christina and Frank Neilson.