The Crimson Tide men and women both posted team grade point averages over 3.0 while 21 swimmers and divers earned Scholar All-America honors for the 2014-15 season
Alabama Highlights: 2015 - Sophomore: Swam the backstroke leg at the NCAA Championships on the Tide’s second place 200 medley relay that set the school record and its third place 400 medley relay … NCAA finalist in the 100 backstroke, taking fifth place … set a school record in the 100 backstroke with a 45.08 lead-off leg as part of the 400 medley relay at the NCAA Championships … scored in the 200 backstroke at the NCAA Championships, taking 13th … also scored as part of the Tide’s 400 freestyle relay at the NCAA Championships, taking 11th … earned First Team All-America honors in the 100 backstroke as well as the 200 and 400 medley relay ... honorable mention All-American in the 200 backstroke and as part of the 400 freestyle relay … SEC Champion in the 100 backstroke and as part of the 400 medley relay … set an SEC and school record as part of the 400 medley relay … set the school record in the 200 backstroke and as part of the 400 freestyle relay at the SEC Championships … First Team All-SEC … finaled at the SEC Championships in the 200 backstroke, taking fourth … also scored in the 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships, taking 12th and posting a career-best 46.76 which ranks him fourth all time at Alabama … part of the Tide’s SEC runner-up 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays … swam a career-best 1:46.76 in the 200 butterfly at the H2Okie Invitational, which ranks him 10th all-time at Alabama … finished no worse than second in either the 100 or 200 backstroke … showed versatility as he picked up wins in five different races … also swam on six relay winning teams during the regular season … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … First Team CSCAA Scholar All-American … Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-America At-Large Second Team … earned a place on the President’s List (4.0 GPA) for the spring semester … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 or better GPA) for the fall semester … carries a 4.0 cumulative GPA into his junior year.
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 time of 48.09 … named to SEC Academic Honor Roll … CSCAA Scholar All-American … earned a place on the President’s List (3.5 or better GPA) for both the fall and spring semesters.
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 … biology major … born September 14, 1994.
Top Times: 100 backstroke 45.08 SR 200 backstroke 1:40.07 SR 100 butterfly 46.76 200 butterfly 1:46.76 200 individual medley 1:51.84