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  Luis Macias
Luis Macias

Player Profile
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Aguascalientes, Mexico

High School:
Universidad del Valle de Mexico

Event:
Free/Fly

Birthdate:
04/27/1994


2013-14
- Placed 22nd in the 1,650 free (15:59.68) and 22nd in the 200 fly (1:50.08) at the Pac-12 Championships ... finished sixth in the 1,650 free (15:40.90) and fifth in the 200 fly (1:49.53, 1:49.36 prelims) at the Missouri Invitational ... recorded season-bests in 200 free (1:42.23), 500 free (4:29.68) and 100 fly (50.11) at Missouri Invitational as well ... had season-best times in 100 free (49.43) and 1,000 free (9:54.97) in Utah's upset win over Arizona ... had a seventh-place finish in the 200 IM (2:02.18) against Colorado Mesa.

High School/Club Swim - Member of Junior Mexican National Team ... medalist at North American Challenge Cup ... Mexican National record holder ... competed at 2011 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships ... member of the Escuela de Natacion Beristain ... first place in nationals in 200 fly and second in 100 fly.

Personal - Born April, 27, 1994...son of Arturo Macias and Blanca Padilla ... has two siblings Eduardo and Juan Pablo ... involved in swimming, athletic committee and community service in high school ... honor student ... top ten GPA ... enjoys watching movies, playing with any electronic devices, and going on outdoor adventures ... chose Utah because of the excellent academic programs, the business school, and loves the swimming team ... majors in business ... life objective is to become a CEO and owns his own company ... wants to be the first one in his family to receive a degree.

Top Times
100 Fly - 50.11
200 Fly - 1:49.36
200 Free - 1:42.23
500 Free - 4:29.68

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