Robert Owen
    • Event
    • Class
    • Hometown
    • Freestyle/Backstroke/Individual Medley
    • Sophomore
    • Bridgewater, Mass.

    Updated: July 24, 2014

    2013-2014: Earned All-ACC Academic honors … One of 10 swimmers and three divers who competed at NCAAs … Finished 30th in the 400 IM and 37th in the 200 backstroke at NCAAs … At ACCs, earned 66 team points when he clocked an NCAA “B” cut time of 15:20.26 in the 1650 freestyle to earn ninth place, finished eighth in the 200 backstroke and sixth in the 400 IM … At UNC Wilmington, finished fifth in the 100 backstroke, won the 200 backstroke and took fifth in the 500 freestyle … Against No. 18 Virginia, finished sixth in the 200 backstroke and fifth in the 400 IM … At Tennessee, finished fifth in the 200 backstroke … At the H20kie Fall Invitational, finished third in the 1650 freestyle, sixth in the 200 backstroke, won the 400 IM in 3:55.09 and finished seventh in the 200 IM … At Pittsburgh, placed fifth in the 100 backstroke and second in the 200 backstroke … At Cincinnati, took third in the 1650 freestyle … At Ohio State, finished fourth in the 200 backstroke and third in the 200 IM … Against NC State, placed third in the 200 backstroke … At the VT Swimming Challenge, took third in the 200 backstroke and fifth in the 400 IM.

    High School: Two-year letterwinner at Coyle and Cassidy ... Owns school records in 100m back, 200m IM, 200m free and 500m free ... Massachusetts' top-ranked swimmer in the class of 2013 ... 2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in 200m back and 400m IM ... Junior National qualifier in 100m back, 200m IM, 200m free and 500m free ... Scholastic All-American in 2012 and 2013 ... NCSA Champion in 200m back, 200m IM and 400m IM.

    Personal: Son of Bonnie and Robert D. Owen ... one sister, Kaitlin (21), currently captain of the swim team at Assumption College.

    Owen's Collegiate Best
    500 Free: 4:47.86 1000 Free: 9:39.43
    1650 Free: 15:20.26 50 Back: 24.29
    100 Back: 49.73 200 Back: 1:43.00
    200 IM: 1:49.71 400 IM: 3:45.24
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