2011: 200 IM (HM), 400 IM (HM)
UVA Career Bests
200 IM: 1:44.51*
400 IM: 3:45.89
200 Fly: 1:44.68
*Virginia school record
Owns the Virginia school record in the 200 individual medley
Also ranks third in the 400 IM and seventh in the 200 butterfly on Virginia's all-time top times list
A seven-time All-ACC selection
2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 200 butterfly
Earned All-ACC accolades with a second-place finish in the 200 IM (1:45.90) at ACCs
Also placed fourth in the 400 IM (season-best 3:49.44) and fifth in the 200 fly (1:45.81) at the conference meet
Set season-best marks in the 200 fly (1:45.73) and 200 IM (1:45.73) in prelims at ACCs
Won the 200 fly against Pitt
Set the Virginia record in the 200 individual medley (1:44.51) during the preliminaries at the NCAA Championships
Also competed in the 400 individual medley and 200 butterfly in his NCAA Championships debut
Finished 13th in the 200 IM (1:45.08) and 14th in the 400 IM (3:45.89) to collect honorable mention All-America accolades
Placed 19th in the 200 butterfly (1:45.08) at the national meet
Recorded second-place finishes to earn all-conference honors in all three of his events at the ACC Championships (200 IM - 1:45.26; 400 IM - 3:47.33; 200 butterfly - 1:44.68)
Also swam on the second-place 200 freestyle relay team at ACCs
Earned all-conference honors in all three of his events - 200 butterfly, 200 IM and 400 IM - at his first ACC Championships
Took third in the 200 IM with a time of 1:46.45; his prelim mark of 1:46.09 was the fastest of the year
Also placed third in both the 400 IM (3:47.80) and 200 butterfly (1:45.20) at ACCs
Two-time Eastern Conference Swimmer of the Year
State record holder in two events
Won two state championship titles
Olympic Trials qualifier in 200 IM and 400 IM
Member of 2008-09 National Junior Team
National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society member
Served as treasurer of National Honor Society
Son of Ross and Karen Houser
One brother, Christopher, and one sister, Elizabeth
Father, Ross, swam and played football at Rutgers University (1968-72)
Brother, Christopher played basketball for Washington and Jefferson (2001-05)
Sister, Elizabeth, currently plays softball at Brevard College
Headed a food drive for Spanish families in need during holiday season
Intends to major in psychology
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