Tigers with five championship finalists tonight
Chierighini, Grothe lead Auburn charge Wednesday morning
Several strong swims for Tigers on Saturday morning
Another strong night for Tigers in Athens
Relays will be a key for the Tigers this season
2-1-14 South Carolina vs Auburn Swimming and Diving Anthony Hall
2-21-13 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Prelim Thurs
3-23-12 Men's NCAA Swimming day 2 prelims
3-22-12 Men's NCAA Swimming day 1 prelims
2-16-12 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 2 Finals
SEC Champion (800 FR)
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier
2012 All-SEC First Team
2012 All-SEC Freshman Team
Senior Season (2014-15)
Earned NCAA 'B' cut times in the 100 free and 100 butterfly but did not compete at the NCAA Championships ... Won the C-final at SEC Championships in the 100 free, posting a personal-best time of 43.54 take 17th overall ... Earned a NCAA 'B' cut in the 100 fly at the conference meet with a time of 47.68 to take 24th ... Competed in the 200 fly at the SEC meet, placing 36th ... Swam a season-best time in thre 200 free against Texas (1:39.36).
Junior Season (2013-14)
Traveled to the 2014 NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas, as a relay alternate but did not compete ... Earned NCAA 'B' cut times in the 200 free (1:37.01), 200 fly (1:45.32) and the 200 IM (1:46.11) ...Took 12th overall int the 200 IM at the league meet, finishing with a time of 1:46.11 ... Scored points and finished 13th in the 200 fly (1:45.32 ) at the SEC Championships ... Made the C-final, finishing 24th in the 200 free (1:37.52) ... Time in the 200 IM was the third-best on the team for the season ... Won the 200 fly twice during the season, taking first at the Royals Open (1:51.15) and at LSU (1:49.95).
Sophomore Season (2012-13)
Was 27th in the 200 free with a NCAA 'B' cut time of 1:37.84 at the SEC Championships ... Earned a 33rd-place finish in the 500 free at 4:25.96 ... Finished 37th in the 100 free (45.12) at the 2013 SEC Championships ... Posted a season-best time in the 100 free at the SEC Championships (45.12) ... Went 21.07 at the Georgia Invite in the 50 free.
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.
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) ...
Parents are Kaye and Keith Browning ... Has a sister, Laura, who swam at Clemson ... Majoring in marketing ... Chose Auburn because of the tradition, intensity and team unity.
|Browning's Top Times (SCY)|
|50 freestyle||21.07||11/30/12||Georgia Invitational|
|100 freestyle||43.54||2/21/15||SEC Championships|
|500 freestyle||4:25.96||2/19/13||SEC Championships|
|100 backstroke||48.54||3/1/14||Tennessee Last Chance|
|100 butterfly||47.68||2/19/15||SEC Championships|
|200 butterfly||1:45.32||2/18/14||SEC Championships|
|200 IM||1:46.11||2/18/14||SEC Championships|
|400 IM||3:51.10||2/15/12||SEC Championships|