Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85
The championships will continue on Thursday, Feb. 27.
The Owls collected four first-place finishes against the Panthers
Matthieu Burtez completed the meet as the Owls' top finisher recording two wins.
Florida Atlantic Student-Athletes Excel Academically
High School: Swam for coach Rob Ramirez.
Personal: Exercise science major...daughter of Timothy and Jacquie Diaz...enjoys cooking.