Luis Ventura
Freestyle Distance Butterfly 0
Ht
5'
8"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Leon, 
Last School
Tecnologico de Monterrey
Roster Years
2014-2018


 

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Tecnologico de Monterrey
  • Competed at the 2013 Junior World Championships
  • Member of Acuatica Nelson Vargas club under Luciano Cabrera
  • 50 fly (25.75) Mexican age group record (15-16)
  • 100 fly (57.09) Mexican age group record (15-16)

Personal

  • Son of Juan Ventura and Margarita Villagrana
  • Has one brother
  • Plays the drums
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2014-2015

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 1,000 free (9:27.93) against UNLV
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 500 free (4:35.64) against Arizona State
  • Named to All-MPSF First Team for performance in the 500 free (4:24.63)
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performances in the 800 free relay (6:35.96), 400 IM (3:54.63) and 1650 free (15:33.37)
  • Competed at 2015 FINA Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia
Sophmore Year 2015-2016

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 1650 free (16:17.67) at the Colorado Mesa Invite
  • Recorded first-place finishes in the 500 free (4:36.10) and the 1650 free (16:16.59) at the Pacific Invite
  • Recorded first-place finishes in the 500 free (4:43.16) and 1000 free (9:46.73) against UNLV
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 free (1:43.05) against Colorado Mesa
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 500 free (4:39.68) and a second-place in the 1000 free (9:48.28) against Grand Canyon
  • Recorded a third-place finish in the 500 free (4:40.38) against Denver/Minnesota
  • Contributed to a second-place finish in the 200 medley relay (1:31.56) and a third-place finish in the 400 free relay (3:07.12) against Utah
  • Contributed to a first-place finish and new school and MPSF meet record in the 800 free relay (6:26.28) and recorded a third-place finish in the 200 fly (1:47.69) at the MPSF Championships
  • Named First-Team All-MPSF in 800 free relay and 200 fly and was named Second-Team All-MPSF in 500 free
Junior Year 2016-2017

Achievements:

  • All-Academic MPSF Scholar-Athlete
  • Named to the All-MPSF First Team in the 200 butterfly
  • Named to the All-MPSF Second Team in the 100 butterfly

Personal Best(s):

200 Freestyle

  • 1:41.63
  • 1:44.42
  • 1:48.81

500 Freestyle

  • 4:33.17
  • 4:33.68
  • 4:34.54

100 Butterfly

  • 48.31
  • 48.35
  • 48.84

200 Butterfly

  • 1:47.65
  • 1:49.84
  • 1:52.34
Senior Year 2017-2018

  • Recorded second place in the 100 fly (50.05) against Utah
  • Earned a new personal best and BYU's No. 3 All-Time Best in the 100 fly (48.13) at the MPSF Championships
  • Named Second-Team All-MPSF in the 400 Medley Relay
  • Named Academic All-MPSF

Season Bests:

100 Fly

  • 48.13 Personal Best, BYU No. 3 All-Time Best (MPSF)
  • 49.43 (UNLV Invite)
  • 50.05 Second Place (Utah)

200 Fly

  • 1:49.16 (MPSF)
  • 1:51.76 (UNLV Invite)
  • 1:56.99 (Utah)
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year