August Van Allen
Thirty-three student-athletes to serve as members of the Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)
Men's team finishes second, women edged out for third
School records fall in women's 400 IM, men's 100 back
Robinson, Azarias record 'B' cuts on day three
Horned Frogs, Mustangs battled in closely contested meet
2013-14 Second Team All-Big 12
Competed in all seven meets for the Horned Frogs during his junior campaign ... earned All-Big 12 Second Team honors ... posted a first-place time at the Manhattan Relays in the 100 free with a time of 49.02 ... opened the season with a second-place mark in the 200 free relay, clocking in at 1:26.71 ... competed at the Big 12 Championships in the 200 & 400 medley relay, 200 & 400 IM, 200 & 1650 free, 100 & 200 breast, 200 free relay and the 200 fly events ... placed fifth in the 1650 free with a time of 16:43.09.
Competed in the 200 breast (sixth, 2:05.21), 400 IM (seventh, 4:04.55), 100 breast (10th, 57.21), 200 medley relay (Exh., 1:34.36) and 200 IM (Exh., 1:53.57) at the Big 12 Championships ... earned second-team All-Big 12 honors in the 200 breast ... ranked fourth on the Horned Frogs in the 200 breast and fifth in the 200 and 400 IM.
Competed in the 200 IM (third, 1:51.34), 200 free relay (third, 1:23.62), 400 IM (sixth, 3:59.14) and 100 breast (eighth, 57.85) at the C-USA Invite ... member of TCU's fastest 200 free relay team, third in the 100 breast, fourth in the 400 IM and fifth in the 50 and 100 free, 200 breast and 200 IM ... earned four wins on the year, all in relays ... member of winning free relay teams against Wyoming, Seton Hall/St. Peter's, UC-San Diego and SMU ... earned eight top-three finishes on the season.
NORTH CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
Was a member of the 2009 400-free relay state championship team ... High school team, under the direction of Charlie Fry, was state runner-up in 2009 ... Posted undefeated dual seasons in 2008 and 2009 ... A six-time Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference champion ... That league is the strongest in the state of Indiana ... Also a member of Carmel Swim Club where he was coached by Chris Plumb ... USA Swimming Academic All-American in 2010 and 2011 ... Graduated in the top 5 percent of his senior class.
Born Sept. 13, 1992 to Mark and Jeannie Van Allen ... Brother Ross is a senior on the TCU swimming team ... Sister Clara swam at Boston University ... Enjoys playing the drums and was a member of the band in high school.
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