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Austin Abbas
Austin Abbas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cedar Falls, Iowa

High School:
Cedar Falls

Event:
Free/Back

Birthdate:
07/14/1992

Iowa Items -- Best time in the 200 back (1:47.91) ranks 10th in school history... named to UI Dean's List.

2012-13 -- Big Ten Distinguished Scholar.

2011-12 -- Swam collegiate best times in the 100 back (50.93), 200 back (1:47.91) and 200 IM (1:53.58) at the Big Ten Championships... also swam collegiate bests in 200 free (1:44.28) at the Hawkeye Invitational and 100 free at Western Illinois... recorded six top-five finishes... letterwinner.

High School -- Three-time All-American... four-time all-state swimmer... team co-caption his junior and senior seasons... placed first in the 100 back (51.35) and 400 free relay (3:09.85 ) at the 2011 Iowa state meet... coached by Richard Marcussen... member of Blackhawk Area Swim Club coached by Nick Lakin.

Personal -- Born July 14, 1992... son of Sean and Kim Abbas... business major.

Abbas' Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
100 Free 48.61 Western Illinois 2/3/12
200 Free 1:44.28 Hawkeye Invitational 12/2-4/11
100 Back 50.93 Big Ten Championships 2/24/12
200 Back 1:47.91 Big Ten Championships 2/25/12

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