John Lowry Athlete Profile

John Lowry

John Lowry
Positions: Breaststroke, Individual Medley Height: 6-2 Weight: 175 Roster Years: 1994-1995 | 1997-2000 Hometown: Manteca, CA

Personal

Majoring in accounting ... parents are Richard and Brenda Lowry.

Before BYU

Manteca High School class Salutatorian ... four-time Manteca High School MVP ... set high school record in 200 IM and 100 breast ... placed first in the 100 breast at the San Joaquin sectionals three years ... high school All-American in swimming ... finished second at Junior Nationals in the 200 breast.


1994-1995 | Freshman Year

Swam for BYU as a freshman before going on an LDS mission to Ecuador.

1997-1998 | Sophomore Year

Recorded third best BYU time of 2:02.50 in the 200 breast, and fourth best of 55.93 in the 100 breast ... Academic All-WAC, BYU Academic Athlete for swimming ... competed in US Summer Nationals in August ... Second Team Academic All-American.

1998-1999 | Junior Year

Finished fourth in 200 breast and fifth in 100 breast at WAC Championships ...won 200 IM against Air Force...posted second-best BYU season times in 100 and 200 breaststroke...named co-chair of BYU Student Athlete Advisory Committee for 1999-2000 school year...represented BYU at NCAA Foundation Leadership Conference, Summer 1999.

1999-2000 | Senior Year

Tallied six wins during the season ... held top times for BYU during the 99-00 season including second in the 100 breast (57.03), second in the 200 breast (2:02.67), and third in the 200 IM (1:55.28) ... took first place in the 100 breast in his final regular season meet.