Diego Camacho Salgado
Backstroke
Ht
5'
8"
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Tijuana, Baja California, 
Mexico
Last School
Instituto Mexico Americano Noroeste
Roster Years
2021-2023


Before BYU

  • Prepped at Instituto Mexico Americano Noroeste under coach Raúl Palma
  • Club: Olympus Swim Team 
  • LCM 50m and 100m Mexican national record holder
  • Won Mexican title for backstroke

Personal

  • Son of Georgina Salgado and Florencio Camacho
  • Enjoys drawing

Personal Bests

Event (Yards) Time Meet
50-yard freestyle (split) 20.03 '22-'23 Utah Dual
50-yard backstroke (relay) 22.43 '22-'23 Mizzou Invite
100-yard backstroke 48.03 '21-'22 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard freestyle (split) 43.69 '22-'23 Mizzou Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:44.65 '22-'23 Mizzou Invite
200-yard freestyle (split) 1:39.31 '21-'22 Utah Tech Invite
500-yard freestyle 4:31.83 '21-'22 Utah Tech Invite

 

Event (Meters) Time Meet
50m backstroke 25.97 '21-'22 Mexican Selectivo Único
50m freestyle 23.61 '22-'23 Toyota US Open
100m freestyle 51.55 '21-'22 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
100m backstroke 55.38 '21-'22 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
200m backstroke 2:02.29 '21-'22 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
200m freestyle 1:56.41 '21-'22 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2021-2022

Season Bests

Event (Yards) Time Meet
50-yard backstroke (relay) 22.73 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard backstroke 48.03 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard freestyle (split) 44.12 Utah Tech Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:45.48 Utah Tech Invite
200-yard freestyle (split) 1:39.31 Utah Tech Invite
500-yard freestyle 4:31.83 Utah Tech Invite

 

Event (Meters) Time Meet
50m backstroke 25.97 Mexican Selectivo Único
100m backstroke 55.38 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
100m freestyle (split) 51.55 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
200m freestyle (split) 1:56.41 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
200m backstroke 2:02.29 Juegos Panamericanos Junior
Sophmore Year 2022-2023

Season Bests

Event (Yards) Time Meet
50-yard backstroke (relay) 22.43 Mizzou Invite
50-yard freestyle (split) 20.03 Utah Dual
100-yard freestyle (split) 43.69 Mizzou Invite
100-yard backstroke (relay) 48.18 Mizzou Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:44.65 Mizzou Invite
200-yard freestyle 1:41.35 Denver Dual

 

Event (Meters) Time Meet
50m freestyle 23.61 Toyota US Open
100m backstroke 56.70 Toyota US Open
200m backstroke 2:06.97 Toyota US Open
Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year