It was Alabama's first top-20 finish at the NCAA Championships since 2007 and the highest finish since 2003 when the Crimson Tide also finished 12th
Alabama Highlights: 2014 - Freshman: Picked up top-30 finishes in both the 100 and 200 breaststroke events at the NCAA Championships ... placed sixth in the 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships with a time of 1:55.59 to rank third all-time at Alabama ... ranks third all-time at Alabama in the 100 breaststroke after posting a time of 53.23 to place ninth at the SEC Championships ... earned a place on the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... CSCAA Scholar All-American ... earned a place on the President's List (4.0 GPA) for the fall and spring semesters ... carries a 4.0 cumulative GPA into his sophomore year.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Alexey Zaycev at the School of Olympic Reserve Moscow ... medaled at the Russian Junior Championships from 2009-2011 ... participated in the FINA Arena World Swimming World Cup 2009-2012.
Personal Information: Full name: Pavel Romanov ... son of Sergey and Olga Romanov ... brother, Alexey ... economics major ... born December 12, 1993
Top Times: 100 breaststroke 53.23 200 breaststroke 1:55.59