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Tom Cole

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Spokane, Wash.

High School:
Tualatiu High School

Last College:
University of Arizona

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 176

Position:
Breast/IM

Experience:
SR-1L


2010-11 CO-CAPTAIN (SR.): Was named the Conference USA Championships Men's Invitational Co-Swimmer of the Meet... Took first place in the 200 yard breaststroke (1:54.54) and in the 100 yard breaststroke (53.44), and helped the 400 yard medley relay team finish in first place at the Conference USA Championships on 2/28...Took third place in the 100 yard breaststroke with a time of 55.37 and first place in the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 1:58.14 on 1/29 against Texas and Arizona ...Won first place in the 200 yard breaststroke (1:57.75) at the SMU Classic on 1/15...Took first place in both the 100 yard breaststroke with a time of 56.06 and the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 2:02.76 against Georgia on 1/8...Was a part of the 400 yard medley relay team that took first place at the Chesapeake Elite Meet with a time of 3:21.21 on 12/19...Placed second in the 200 yard breaststroke at the Chesapeake Elite Meet on 12/19 with a time of 2:02.38...Took first place in the 200 yard breaststroke against Texas A&M University on 12/4 with a time of 2:01.18.

2009-10 (Jr.): Competed at the NCAA Championships... Won the 200 yard Backstroke (2:02.30) against Arizona... Took first in the 100 yard Breaststroke (54.95) and the 200 yard Breaststroke (1:57.75) at the Classic at SMU... Won the 200 yard Breaststroke (1:59.88) against Texas A&M... Claimed victory the 100 yard Breaststroke (53.82) and the 200 yard Breaststroke (1:56.48) at the Conference USA Championships... Was a member of the 400 yard Medley Relay... Member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2007-09 (University of Arizona): Competed in the 100 and 200-yard breaststrokes at Arizona... Took first in the 200-yard breaststroke against Texas (1/31/09) with a time of 1:58.64... Earned another victory against Cal (1/23/09) in the 200, finishing in 2:00.03.

Prep:Two-time Oregon High School State Champion in 100 breaststroke (2006, 2009)... Four-time High School All-American... Lettered in water polo as well; Personal: Parents are Richard and Dina... Has three siblings, Kate, Grahme and Gabe.