Austin Daniel
Austin  Daniel
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Milton, Ga.

High School:
Cambridge

Height:
6-4

Event:
Sprint Free, Back

Club Team:
Swim Atlanta


03/03/2018

Swimming Wraps Up Week with Four B Finalists on Saturday

Georgia Tech swimming and diving posted two NCAA B qualifying times and sent four individuals to the B finals on Saturday

03/02/2018

Ferraro Flies to an NCAA A Mark on Friday

Georgia Tech freshman Christian Ferraro set a new school record with an NCAA A qualifying time to secure himself a spot in the 200 fly at the 2018 NCAA Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships .

03/01/2018

Hepler Highlights Thursday's Action for Swim & Dive

Georgia Tech swimming and diving will have a number of swimmers compete this weekend

02/28/2018

Jackets Return to the Pool for Competition this Week

Georgia Tech swimming will have a number of individuals compete at two events this weekend

02/25/2018

12 Jackets Take Part in Bulldog Last Chance Meet

Georgia Tech swimming had two swimmers in Julia Shuford and Grace Mauldin record NCAA B qualifying times this weekend

Before Tech: A four-year letterwinner for the swim team at Cambridge High School under head coach Lauren Hall ... Was a two-time team MVP winning the award in both 2017 and 2015 ... Holds the Cambridge High School record in the 50, 100 and 200 free events, as well as in the 100 back and 100 breast ... Also a member of both the 200 and 400 free relay teams that hold the high school records in those respective relay events ... Finished eighth in the 100 yard free with at time of 46.86 . at the GHSA 6-7 A State Swimming Championships ... Earned a fifth-place finish in the 200 yard free (1:41.04) and a seventh-place showing in the 100 yard back (51.85) at the GA Senior state meet for Swim Atlanta ... Competed at the 2017 American Short Course Championships in Austin, Texas in March where he swam in the 100 free (45.88), 100 back (49.89), 50 free (21.26) and the 200 free (1:41.06) ... Was a member of the National Honor Society, the CHS Honor Roll and Mu Alpha Theta ... Tabbed a scholar-athlete ... Also named a 2016-17 USA Swimming scholastic all-American.

Personal: Full name is Austin Connor Daniel ... Son of Patrick and Marina Daniel ... Born July 5, 1999 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Has an older brother named Kyle ... Chose Tech because of its highly ranked computer science and engineering department, it has a great swim & dive program with awesome facilities, and the opportunities regarding internships and research are outstanding ... Plans to major in computer science.



Daniel's Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)
EVENT TIME MEET
100 Back 49.66 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 Back 1:52.23 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
50 Free 20.65 at Bulldog Invitational (2/24/18)
100 Free 44.95 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
* relay split (s)