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 opens its regular season, road slate and Southeastern Conference schedule Saturday
Alabama Highlights: 2013 - Junior: Scored in the 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships ... competed in the 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships, turning in a career-best time of 48.81 ... competed in the 200 backstroke at the SEC Championships.
2012 - Sophomore: Competed in the IM, butterfly and freestyle events during the regular season ... earned a place on the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2011 - Freshman: Competed in the 400 IM, 500 freestyle and 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships ... posted a career-best time of 3:55.28 in the 400 IM at the UT Invite, shaving more than seven seconds off his previous best, which ranks him ninth all-time at Alabama ... shaved four seconds off his best time in the 500 freestyle at the UT Invite, touching at 4:27.73 ... career-best time in the 200 butterfly at the Auburn Invite, touching at 1:46.74, shaving more than a second off his previous best ... turned in Alabama's top time of the season in the 400 IM.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Terry Maul at the Area Tallahassee Aquatic Club and Barbara Hinson at the Brookwood School ... finaled in the 200m butterfly at the 2010 USA Senior National Championships ... three-time All-American, twice in the 100 butterfly and once in the 100 backstroke ... set the Georgia Independent School Association state records in the 200 and 500 freestyles as well as the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly ... led Brookwood to a runner-up finish at the 2009 Georgia State High School Championships ... USA Junior National finalist in the 100 and 200 butterfly and the 500 freestyle ... Member of the 2004, 2006 and 2008 Florida Zone Team ... silver medalist in the 100m and 200m butterfly at the 2008 Southern Zone Championships.
Personal Information: Full name: Hunter Lofley Hinson ... son of Barbara and Lofley Hinson ... sister, Haley ... management major ... born August 28, 1991.
Top Times: 400 IM 3:55.28 100 butterfly 48.81 200 butterfly 1:46.74 500 freestyle 4:27.73