Sophomore Angely Martinez led Alabama on day four of the Southeastern Conference Swimming and Diving Championships being held in Texas A&M Natatorium this week after taking eighth place in the platform diving event.
The Crimson Tide men and women opened the season with dominating wins over Delta State last Saturday in the Alabama Aquatic Center
Alabama Highlights: 2013 - Junior: Won both the 100 and 200 breaststroke against Delta State ... turned in Alabama's top times of the season in the men's 100 and 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships with a career-best 54.65 in the 100, which ranks him seventh all time at Alabama ... also competed in the 50 freestyle at the SEC Championships ... earned a place on the President's List (4.0 GPA) for the fall semester ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2012 - Sophomore: Scored in the 100 and 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships ... posted a career-best 2:00.11 in the 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships, slicing nearly two seconds off his previous best ... honorable mention CSCAA Scholar All-American ... earned a place on the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... named to the Dean's List (3.5 or better grade point average) for the spring semester.
2011 - Freshman: Scored in the 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships ... also competed in the 100 breaststroke and the 200 IM at the SEC Championships ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... qualified for the 2012 USA Olympic Trial in the 100 and 200 breaststroke.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Marvin Chou at the Randolph School and Brooke Pate and Matt Webber at the Huntsville Swim Association ... All-American/Scholastic All-American qualifier ... USA Senior National and US Open qualifier in the 100 and 200 breaststroke ... 2009 Alabama state champion and set the state record in the 100 breaststroke ... led the Randolph School to a fourth place finish at the 2009 AHSAA 1-6A State Championships ... four time AHSAA All-State in swimming ... two-time Randolph School MVP ... National Honor Society ... three time cross country championship team and AHSAA All-State Cross Country ... Tri M Music Honor Society ... three-year first chair trumpet ... Eagle Scout ... qualified for the 2008 USA Olympic Trial in the 100 breaststroke.
Personal Information: Full name: Cameron Alexander Conners ... son of Karen and Rex Conners ... brother, Braxton ... sisters, Amelia and Olivia ... electrical engineering major ... born July 13, 1992.
Top Times: 100 breaststroke 54.65 200 breaststroke 2:00.11 200 IM 1:53.28