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Luis Martinez
Luis  Martinez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Guatemala City, Guatemala

Last College:
Missouri S&T

Event:
Butterfly/Freestyle

02/18/2018

02-18-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 5

02-18-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 5

02/17/2018

02-17-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 4

02-17-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 4

02/16/2018

02-16-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 3

02-16-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 3

02/15/2018

02-14-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 2

02-14-18 SEC Swimming & Diving - Day 2

10/27/2017

10-27-17 Alabama vs Auburn Swimming and Diving

10-27-17 Alabama vs Auburn Swimming and Diving Anthony Hall

2016 Olympian (Guatemala)
2017 World Championships
3x NCAA All-American

Senior Season (2017-18):
NCAA All-American as part of the 11th-place 200 free relay, swimming the anchor leg ... Competed at NCAAs in the 100 fly (46.21/28th), 200 fly (1:44.48/37th) and 50 free (19.89/44th) ... Swam a personal best 100 fly (45.72) at the Bulldog Invite, which made him the 6th-fastest performer with the 9th-fastest performance in school history ... Finished 7th in the 100 fly (46.28), 20th in the 100 free (19.90) and 22nd in the 200 fly (1:45.64) at SECs ... Swept the fly events at the Texas A&M and Alabama dual meets ... Also won the 100 fly at the Tennessee & Wisconsin double dual meet ... Swam on a pair of winning relays during the dual meet season.

Summer 2017:
Swam for Guatemala at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest ... Finished 18th in the 50m fly in 23.71, a new Guatemalan record ... Finished 21st in the 100 fly in 52.18, a new Guatemalan record ... Finished 37th in the 200 fly (2:03.10).

Junior Season (2016-17):
Earned NCAA All-America honors as a part of the 200 and 400 medley relay teams ... Competed at NCAAs in the 100 fly (45.92/17th) and 200 fly (1:46.53/40th) ... Finished 5th in the 100 fly (46.03) at SECs ... Also placed 10th in the 200 fly (1:43.56) and 27th in the 200 IM (1:47.76) at SECs ... Swept the fly events at the Wisconsin, LSU, Alabama and Tennessee dual meets and won the 100 fly at the Texas dual meet.

Sophomore Season (2015-16):
2016 Olympian for his native Guatemala ... Clocked a personal-best and national record 52.22 to finish 19th at the Olympics ... Qualified for the Olympics by placing third in the 100 fly (52.35) at the AT&T Winter Nationals in Federal Way, Wash. ... NCAA participant in the 100 fly (46.83/30th) and 200 fly (1:47.21/41st) ... Personal-bests in both the 100 fly (46.22) and 200 fly (1:44.72) came during SEC prelims ... SEC 100 fly prelims time is 8th-fastest in Auburn history ... Won the 100 fly during the Indiana (47.95), Florida (54.09 - LCM) and Texas (47.45) dual meets.

Prior to Auburn:
Joined the team in January 2015 after transferring from Missouri S&T ... Recorded the third-best time on the team in the 100 fly at 47.09 to pick up a NCAA 'B' cut, but did not earn a invite to the NCAA meet ... Took 15th overall in the 100 fly at the SEC Championships, touching in at 47.09 ... Was 30th in the 200 fly at the SEC meet with a time of 1:48.03 and placed 36th in the 500 freestyle with a PR time of 4:26.64 ... Swam in his first dual meet of his Auburn career against Texas.

Personal:
Studying in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering.

Martinez's Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
100 fly 45.92 3/24/17 NCAA Championships
200 fly 1:43.56 2/17/17 SEC Championships
200 IM 1:47.76 2/15/17 SEC Championships
200 back 1:50.79 10/12/16 Kentucky
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