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Cannon Clifton
Cannon  Clifton

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Irving, Texas

High School:
The Woodlands

Height:
6-1

Event:
Free/IM

2014-15: The second-team All-Big Ten honoree holds school records in the 50- (19.52) and 100-yard freestyle (42.66) ... also contributed to all four UW record-breaking relays this season and competed in the 400-yard freestyle, 800-yard freestyle and 400-yard medley relays at the NCAA championships ... earned Honorable Mention All-America honors in the 800-yard freestyle and 400-yard medley relays after placing ninth and 15th at the NCAA championships, respectively ... also led the team in the 100-yard butterfly (47.03) and holds the fourth-fastest time in school history.

2013-14:
The second-team All-Big Ten honoree holds the UW record in the 100-yard freestyle (43.48) ... earned NCAA honorable-mention All-America honors at the NCAA championships after helping the 800-yard freestyle relay squad to a 13th-place finish (6:22.00) in the event's finals and a school record (6:19.22) in prelims ... owns the sixth-best time in program history in the 50-yard (19.99) and 200-yard (1:36.09) freestyle events ... swam the 10th-best time in school history in the 100-yard butterfly (48.54) at the Texas Invitational... set a pool record in the 200-yard backstroke (1:51.96) at the Green Bay Dual.

Prep: The 2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100 and 200 Free placed fourth in the 200 at the 2011 U.S.A. Junior National meet ... swam for the Magnolia Aquatics club, competing for The Woodlands swim team just during his freshman season when the team won a state chamionship.

Personal: Born in San Antonio, Texas ... parents are Shannon and Bryan ... siblings are Maddie and Sydney ... both parents swam at Texas A&M.

Top Times
50 Free: 19.52 (2/26/2015)
100 Free: 42.66 (3/28/2015)
200 Free: 1:35.99 (12/5/2014)
500 Free: 4:55.13 (11/2/2013)
50 Back: 23.26 (2/8/2014)
200 Back: 1:51.96 (2/8/2014)
100 Fly: 47.03 (2/27/2015)

School Records
50 Freestyle: 19.52 (2/26/2015)
100 Freestyle: 42.66 (3/28/2015)
200 Free Relay: 1:18.52 (2/27/2015)
400 Free Relay: 2:52.93 (2/28/2015)
800 Free Relay: 6:16.30 (2/25/2015)
400 Medley Relay: 3:07.87 (3/26/2015)

Honors
2015 Second-Team All-Big Ten
2014 Second-Team All-Big Ten

Honorable Mention All-America Honors (3)
2015 (2)
800 Free Relay: 9th (6:18.34)
400 Medley Relay: 15th (3:08.26)
2014(1)

800 Free Relay: 13th (6:22.00)

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