Kristian Gkolomeev takes 20th in the 100-meter freestyle at the World Championships while 13 Crimson Tide swimmers are slated to compete at the USA National Championships
Alabama Highlights: 2015 – Summer: Swam the breaststroke leg on the Tide’s school-record setting 400-meter medley relay that finished fifth at the USA National Championships.
2015 - Sophomore: Swam the breaststroke leg on the Tide’s SEC runner-up 200 medley relay … posted a career-best 53.07 in the 100 breaststroke at the SEC Championships … scored at the SEC Championships in the 100 breaststroke, taking 10th, and the 200 breaststroke, taking 11th … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … honorable mention 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 junior year.
2014 - Freshman: Posted 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.
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 Olga and Sergey Romanov ... brother, Alexey ... finance major ... born December 12, 1993.
Top Times: 100 breaststroke 53.07 200 breaststroke 1:55.59