Shawn Western Athlete Profile

Shawn Western

Shawn Western
Position: Distance Height: 6-3 Weight: 165 Class: Mission Roster Years: 2012-2013 Hometown: Holladay, UT Last School: Olympus High School

Before BYU:

  • High School: Olympus High School under Brad Goffe
  • Member of debate team
  • 4A Male Swimmer of the Year
  • Holds Utah 4A state record in 500 free (4:33.96)
  • Club: Wasatch Front Fish Market under Ron Lockwood

Personal:

  • Parents are Laura and Sam
  • One sister, Lisa and one brother, Stephen
  • Eagle Scout
  • Major is undecided


2012-2013 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in eight meets on the season
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performance in 500 Free (4:30.17)
  • At MPSF meet, placed eighth in 500 Free (4:30.17), ninth in 1650 Free (16:34.03) and 13th in 200 Back (1:49.63)
  • Ranked first on the team in the 1650 Free (15:34.03), third in the 500 Free (4:28.24) and fourth in the 1000 Free (9:52.95)
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 1650 free (16:08.28) at the Pacific Invite