- Luke Torres
- Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (American Heritage)
2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll Selection
50 Free: 20.62 (2013 Bulldog Last Chance)
100 Free: 44.27 (2013 SEC Championships)
100 Breast: 55.76 (2013 Bulldog Last Chance)
200 Breast: 2:00.87 (2013 SEC Championships)
100 Fly: 48.15 (2014 Bulldog Last Chance)
200 Fly: 1:46.09 (2013 SEC Championships)
50 Free: 24.17 (2013 FG Southern Zone Sectional)
100 Free: 51.54 (2013 US Open Championships)
100 Breast: 1:07.01 (2012 FG Southern Zone Sectional)
200 Breast: 2:22.45 (2013 US Open Championships)
100 Fly: 55.37 (2013 US Open Championships)
200Fly: 2:02.31 (2013 US Open Championships)
200 IM: 2:09.54 (2013 FG Southern Zone Sectional)
National/International Competition: Competed at the 2011 USA Swimming Junior Nationals…Participated in two Brazilian Junior Nationals and Setti Colli Rome Meet in Italy.
Posted his career best time of 48.15 in the 100 butterfly at the Bulldog Last Chance Meet … His 100 fly time beat the NCAA ‘B’ cut standard … Sprinted to a season best 44.74 at the meet … Came in third in a season low time of 1:46.33 in the 200 fly at the Last Chance Meet … Timed trialed a 200 free time of 1:37.89 … Posted an in-season best times of 49.16 in the 100 fly and 1:48.05 in the 200 fly in UF’s victory over Auburn … 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll Selection.
2012-13: Set two personal-best times finishing the 50 free in 20.62 and the 100 breast in a time of 55.76 at the 2013 Bulldog Last Chance Invite…At the 2013 SEC Championships: Grabbed a ninth place finish in the 200 fly with a personal-best time of 1:46.09, finished 22nd in the 200 breast posting another personal-best with time of 2:00.87, was 26th in the 100 fly with a personal-best 48.44 and swam the 100 time trial with a personal-best 44.27…Finished fourth in the 200 breast (2:02.75) and fifth in the 100 breast (56.77) against Tennessee…Was fourth in the 100 fly with a time of 49.17 and fifth in the 200 fly in 1:49.87 in the win at Auburn…Scored a second place finish in the 200 fly (1:49.96) against Florida Atlantic…Finished 13th in the 100 fly (48.77), 14th in the 100 breast (56.95), 18th in the 200 breast (2:03.67) and 21st in the 200 fly (1:49.53) at the Ohio State Invitational…Grabbed fourth in the 100 fly (50.45) and seventh in the 100 breast (59.69) at in-state rival Florida State…Was a member of the fourth place 200 medley relay against Texas A&M…Swam as part of the fifth place 400 medley relay at South Carolina…Took sixth in the 100 fly (50.43) and seventh in the 100 breast (59.18) at Georgia…In first meet as a Gator, finished seventh in the 200 breast (2:07.92) at the All-Florida Invitational.
Prior to Florida: Attended American Heritage High School, along with teammate Lindsey McKnight…A member of the Coral Springs Swim Club…Was a four-time Florida High School Activities Association Class 1A State Meet Qualifier…Four-time All-County selection by South Florida Sun-Sentinel and Miami Herald…Trained with the late six-time Olympic coach Michael Lohberg…Top ranked Florida Gold Coast age group swimmer in multiple events…Named to the Florida Gold Coast All-Star Team… Won multiple high school district and regional titles…A high school record holder…Chose Florida over Southern California, William and Mary and Seton Hall…Parents are Eduardo and Bianca Torres and has two siblings Dominique and Liam.