Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85
The championships will continue on Thursday, Feb. 27.
Anett Kovacs and Matthieu Burtez concluded the meet as FAU's top finishers both collecting multiple wins.
The Owls collected four first-place finishes against the Panthers
Matthieu Burtez completed the meet as the Owls' top finisher recording two wins.
Junior (2013-14): Placed in the top eight in the 100 and 200 backstroke at the Conference USA Swimming and Diving Championship...holds school records in the 100 back, 200 back, 200 medley relay, and 400 medley relay.
Sophomore (2012-13): Set school record in the 200 yard backstroke (1:58.83) at the Pitt Invitational...swam at the Sun Belt Conference Championships with the 200 medley relay team (1:41.79) and 400 medley relay team (3:41.70), both of which broke school records...set season records for FAU in the 50 back (26.45), 100 back (56.01) and the 200 back (1:58.83)...received academic honors for the fall 2012 and spring 2013 semesters.
Freshman (2011-12): 100 back (55.35) and 200 back (1:59.70) freshman all time record at C-USA Swim Championships.
Personal: Business major...daughter of Lefanowicz Boadan...aspires to compete at the Olympic Games...swam for coach Bartosz Kedvadri.