Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85
The Owls collected four first-place finishes against the Panthers
Matthieu Burtez completed the meet as the Owls' top finisher recording two wins.
Both the men's and women's team came in second to FSU
Owls will next swim at FSU, Jan. 17
Freshman (2013-14): Part of the 400 relay team that finished third in the Conference USA Swimming and Diving Championship with a time of 3:00.14...finished ninth in the 50 free (20.98), 11th in the 100 free (45.76), and 19th in the 100 breaststroke (57.60) at C-USA Championships.
High School: Swam at Robinson High School for head coaches George Ditederico and Jason Bowes...ten-time FHSAA district champion and six-time regional champion...bronze medalist three times at state meet... won the silver medal at NCSA Junior Nationals.
Personal: Business major...son of Gaar and Ann Nolte...swam for Tampa Bay Aquatics.