The Alabama swimming and diving teams are in Blacksburg, Virginia this week to compete in the H2Okie Fall Invitational at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center. Competition starts Thursday and runs through Saturday.
In addition to downing the LSU men, the Crimson Tide continues to close the gap on Auburn, winning 10 races against the Tigers
Alabama Highlights: 2014 - Summer: Earned a top-16 finish in the 50-meter backstroke at the USA Summer National Championships ... finished in the top-30 in the 100m backstroke and top-40 in the 200m backstroke at the USA Summer National Championships.
2014 - Freshman: Earned All-American honors in both the 200 and 400 medley relays after both quartets posted top-eight finishes at the NCAA Championships ... lowered his own school record in the 100 backstroke to 46.33 as the leadoff of the 400 medley relay at the NCAA Championships, which is more than a second faster than the nearest swimmer on the Tide's all-time list ... competed in the 100 and 200 backstroke at the NCAA Championships ... part of the Tide's 200 medley relay that set a school record at the NCAA Championships with a 1:24.47 ... Second Team All-SEC ... earned a place on the SEC All-Freshman Team ... finished sixth in the 100 backstroke at the SEC Championships with a school record time of 46.77 ... also set the school record in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:42.46 to finish fourth at the SEC Championships ... swam on three relays - 200 and 400 medley and 800 freestyle - that set school records at the SEC Championships ... broke his own school record in the 100 backstroke in the leadoff leg of 400 medley relay at the SEC Championships with a time of 46.47 ... narrowly missed scoring in the 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships with a career-best 48.09 ... named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... CSCAA Scholar All-American ... earned a place on the President's List (4.0 GPA) for both the fall and spring semesters ... carries a 4.0 cumulative GPA into his sophomore year.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Lisa Jacobi at Harrison High school and Yit Aun Lim and Jim Heilman for the Marietta Marlins ... set seven school records ... two-year captain ... three-time High School Swimmer of the Year ... two-time first team all-county ... second in the 100 butterfly and third in the 100 backstroke at States ... All-American ... 2012 High Point winner at Georgia Senior State meet ... 2013 High Point runner-up at Short Course Senior Sectionals ... 2013 club team Swimmer of the Year ... Olympic Trial qualifier in the 200 butterfly ... top 10% of graduating class ... 4.41 GPA ... Honor Roll ... National Honor Society ... Beta Club ... AP Scholar.
Personal Information: Full name: Connor Joseph Oslin ... son of Cindy and Gary Oslin ... brother, Cameron ... pre-medical major ... born September 14, 1994.
Top Times: 100 backstroke 46.33 SR 200 backstroke 1:42.46 SR 100 butterfly 48.09 200 butterfly 1:48.15 200 individual medley 1:51.84