Yousif Del Valle
Yousif Del Valle

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Eastwood

Height:
5-9

Event:
Sprints/Free


SENIOR (2006-07): Led the team in the 100-fly (49.37)... posted the third-fastest individual time in the 200-free (1:40.99)... tallied a team-leading eight event wins... earned All-MWC recognition for participating in the 200-free relay and 400-free relay teams that placed third at the MWC Championship... the 400-free relay squad also set a TCU record with a time of 3:00.41... medalist in 15 events... contributed to four relay victories... posted double event wins at Wyoming and at Centenary... won three events against Utah... placed third in the 100-fly (49.86) at the UNLV Invite... also finished fifth in the 100-free (47.18).

JUNIOR (2005-06): Led the team in the 200-free and 100-fly events...set a personal best in the 100-fly (49.07)...recorded seven victories on the season...earned two multi-win games at Wyoming (100- and 200-free) and at Southwest Missouri State (100- and 200-free)...placed sixth in the 200-free, and also participated in the 100-free, 400-free relay and the 800-free relay at the Mountain West Conference Championships...member of the team's 400-free relay squad that recorded the school's third-best time (3:01.01)

SOPHOMORE (2004-2005): Led the team in the 100- and 200-free events... tied with former Frog Craig Chapman for the team lead with five all-conference medals at the C-USA Invitational... claimed the gold in the 200-freestyle with an NCAA "B" qualifying time of 1:38.45... set the 200-freestyle C-USA meet record... member of the 400-free relay (3:00.68), 800-free relay and the 400-medley relay (3:20.51) that earned bronze medals... finished third in the 100-free (45.08)... also tied for 10th in the 50-free (21.02).

FRESHMAN (2003-2004): Earned all-conference honors in four events... individually, placed second in the 200-free (1:39.78), fourth in the 100-free (45.68) and fifth in the 50-free (20.97) at the C-USA Invitational... member of the winning 200-free (1:22.39) and 800-free (6:42.99) relays at the invitational... also a member of the runner-up 400-free relay (3:02.03)... qualified for the finals in the 100-fly and 100-free at the Texas Invitational... won seven individual events and was a member of six winning relay teams on the season... named TCU Freshman of the Year.

High School - Border All-Star team... placed first in the state in the 200 freestyle and third in the 100-butterfly... MVP and team captain junior year... named Athlete of the Year in the City of El Paso as a senior.

Personal - Yousif Del Valle is the son of Carlos Del Valle and Socorro Ortega... favorite band is Opeth... graphic design major.

Del Valle's Top Times
100-fly--49.07
100-free--45.08
200-free--1:38.45


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