Robert Owen
    • Event
    • Class
    • Hometown
    • Freestyle/Backstroke/Individual Medley
    • Sophomore
    • Bridgewater, Mass.
    SEASON & CAREER BESTS
    Event2013-20142014-2015Career
    100 Back49.73
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Feb 9, 2014
    49.42
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    49.42
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    1000 Free9:39.43
    Columbus, Ohio
    Nov 1, 2013
    9:34.61
    Durham, N.C.
    Oct 26, 2014
    9:34.61
    Durham, N.C.
    Oct 26, 2014
    1650 Free15:20.26
    Men's ACC Championships
    Mar 1, 2014
    15:53.82
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    15:20.26
    Men's ACC Championships
    Mar 1, 2014
    200 Back1:43.00
    Men's ACC Championships
    Mar 1, 2014
    1:44.80
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    1:43.00
    Men's ACC Championships
    Mar 1, 2014
    200 Free1:43.88
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Oct 18, 2014
    1:43.88
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Oct 18, 2014
    200 IM1:49.71
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 23, 2013
    1:49.11
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    1:49.11
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    200 Medley Relay1:34.04
    Pittsburgh, Pa.
    Nov 9, 2013
    1:34.04
    Pittsburgh, Pa.
    Nov 9, 2013
    200 Medley Relay Lead Off24.29
    Pittsburgh, Pa.
    Nov 9, 2013
    24.29
    Pittsburgh, Pa.
    Nov 9, 2013
    400 IM3:45.24
    Men's ACC Championships
    Mar 1, 2014
    3:52.78
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    3:45.24
    Men's ACC Championships
    Mar 1, 2014
    400 Medley Relay3:19.17
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    3:19.17
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    400 Medley Relay Lead Off49.15
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    49.15
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Nov 22, 2014
    50 Back24.52
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Oct 11, 2013
    24.52
    Christiansburg, Va.
    Oct 11, 2013
    500 Free4:47.86
    Wilmington, N.C.
    Jan 25, 2014
    4:38.98
    Notre Dame, IN
    Nov 8, 2014
    4:38.98
    Notre Dame, IN
    Nov 8, 2014

    Updated: December 1, 2014

    2014-15: Finished second in the 400 IM as well as third in the 200 IM and helped the 400 medley relay team and 800 free relay team to a second place finish at the H20kie Fall Invitational … Also finished third in the 200 free and third in the 200 back at the H20kie Fall Invitational … At Notre Dame with Pitt, won the 400 IM and took second in the 200 back … At Duke, finished second in the 1000 free and third in the 500 free … At UNC, won the 200 back in 1:47.02 and placed third in the 100 back … In the Virginia Tech Swimming & Diving Challenge, finished second in the 200 back, fourth in the 400 IM, seventh in the 200 free and helped the 400 medley relay team finish second.

    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.

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