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Allen Browning
Allen Browning

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alpharetta, Ga.

High School:
Alpharetta

Height:
6-5

Event:
Free/Fly/Back/IM

Major:
Marketing

All-American
2012 SEC Champion (800 FR)
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier
2012 All-SEC First Team
2012 All-SEC Freshman Team

Junior Season (2013-14):
Traveled to the NCAA Championships as a relay alternate, but did not compete...Earned an NCAA 'B' cut times 100 fly (37.94), 200 free (1:37.01),200 fly (1:45.32) and 200 IM (1:46.11)...Earned third straight 'B' cut in the 200 free (1:37.01) with a personal best at the SEC Championship in the prelims...Finished 24th overall in the 200 free at the conference meet...Tied for the fifth-best time on the team at the Tennessee Last Chance Meet in the 100 fly (47.94) to earn a provisional cut...Took 12th at the SEC Championships in the 200 IM with a 'B' cut time of 1:46.11 which was a personal best...Also et a PR in the 100 fly at the SEC Championships (47.94)...Went 1:45.32 at the SEC Championships to take 13th overall...Swam the 11th-best time of the year (44.36) at the Tennessee Last Chance Meet...Swam team's 10th-best time in the 50 free (21.82r) leadoff of the 200 freestyle relay in a dual meet at LSU.

Sophomore Season (2012-13):
Achieved an NCAA 'B' cut time in the 200 free (1:37.75) after reaching the C Final of the Georgia Fall Invite and finishing 18th...It was the second-straight year he had clocked a B-cut time in that event...Swam a career-best in the 50 free (21.07) at the same meet, seventh-best time by an Auburn swimmer that year...At the SEC Championships, he placed 37th in the 100 free (45.12) and 33rd in the 500 free with a time of 4:25.96, a new personal-best...Swam anchor leg of the 400 FR against Florida that finished second (2:56.59) for the fourth-fastest Auburn time of the year.

Freshman Season (2011-12)
Competed at 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha ... Posted career-best long-course time in 200-meter freestyle (1:52.12), finishing 66th ... Also swam 200m fly (2:05.02), 100m free (51.57) and 200m back ... Earned first career All-America honor at 2012 NCAA Championships in Federal Way, Wash., helping 800-yard freestyle relay team to 12th-place finish (6:27.92) ... Was the only Auburn freshman to compete ... Swam in two individual events at NCAAs, finishing 39th in 200 free and 49th in 200 IM ... Won first SEC gold medal with 800 free relay team (6:20.63), helping Tigers to a sweep of SEC relays ... Scored in two individual events for Auburn at SECs, finishing 11th in 400 IM (3:51.50) and 14th in 200 IM (1:47.79) ... Just missed scoring in the 200 fly, finishing 18th in prelims (1:49.49) ... All three times at SECs were season-bests ... Posted season-best in 200 free at Bulldog Invitational, earning a B-cut with a 1:37.28 ... Had Auburn's top time in the 400 IM ... Second-best in 200 IM.

Pre-College
Helped club team, Dynamo Swim Club, to three junior national championships in the 800 freestyle relay ... Also helped Dynamo to 2010 Junior National Championship ... Was part of the 2011 Junior Worlds team that won gold in the 400 FR ... Says his favorite moment as a swimmer was singing the national anthem on the medal stand at the Junior World Championships ... Six-time high school All-American at Alpharetta High School ... Qualified for five events at 2012 Olympic Trials (100, 200 free; 200 back, 200 fly, 400 IM).

Personal
Parents are Kaye and Keith Browning ... Has a sister, Laura, who swam at Clemson ... Plans to major in marketing ... Chose Auburn because of the tradition, intensity and team unity.

Browning's Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
50 freestyle 21.07 11/30/12 Georgia Invitational
100 freestyle
44.63 2/25/12 Bulldog Invitational
200 freestyle
1:37.01 2/20/14 SEC Championships
500 freestyle 4:25.96 2/20/13 SEC Championships
100 backstroke 48.54 3/2/14 Tennessee Last Chance
100 butterfly 47.94 2/19/14 SEC Championships
200 butterfly 1:49.49 2/18/12 SEC Championships
200 IM 1:46.11 2/19/14 SEC Championships
400 IM 3:51.50 2/17/12 SEC Championships
Browning's Top Times (LCM)
Event Time Year Meet
50 freestyle 23.84 2010 Jr. Nationals
100 freestyle
51.34 2011 Sr. Nationals
200 freestyle
1:52.12 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials
400 freestyle
4:06.45 2010 Sectionals
100 butterfly
55.52 2011 Sr. Nationals
200 butterfly 2:03.83 2010 Jr. Nationals
200 IM 2:06.64 2012 FSU Spring Invite
400 IM 4:30.14 2011 Sr. Nationals