Mickey Mowry
Mickey Mowry
Year: Junior
Hometown: Monrovia, Calif.
High School: Glendale HS
Position: Butterfly/Backstroke


2013-14: Won the 200 yard butterfly against Cal Poly and Hawaii…Took home first in the 200 yard medley relay against UCSD…Won the 100 and 200 yard butterfly against UNLV…Placed first in the 200 medley relay against UOP…Also won 200 yard freestyle, 200 yard butterfly, and 100 yard butterfly against UOP…Won the 200 yard butterfly against Cal Poly…Also took third in the 100 yard butterfly against Cal Poly…Won the 100 and 200 yard butterfly against Stanford…Took second in the 200 yard medley relay and in the 100 yard butterfly against Stanford…Swam a 1:44.61 in the 200 yard butterfly at Pac-12, earning NCAA consideration…

2012-13: Placed 12th overall in the 200 fly (1:45.84) and 15th overall in the 100 fly (48.74) at the Pac-12 Championships…Posted an NCAA ‘B’ cut time of 1:47.71 in the 200 butterfly on his way to an eighth place finish at the Arena Invitational in Long Beach, Calif. on Nov. 17…Took home multiple victories with wins in the 200 butterfly (1:50.90) and the 100 butterfly (50.28) in a victory over rival Cal Poly on Feb. 9…Swept both butterfly events vs. Cal Poly in their first meeting on Nov. 3…Racked up more victories against Cal State Bakersfield on Dec. 15 by posting wins in the 200 freestyle (1:41.89) and the 200 butterfly (1:50.53). 

Graduated from Glendale High School…Swam under coach Forest Holbrok…Earned All-American in the 100 fly…Holds school records in the 100 fly, 100 back and 200 free…Also swam for Rose Bowl Aquatics under coach Jeff Julian where he holds records in the 100 fly, 100 back, 200 fly and 200 back…Junior National qualifier in summer and winter.

Mickey Mowry was born August 15, 1994 in Upland, Calif...Majoring in sociology and aspires to become a counselor someday...Enjoys playing video games, spending time with friends and hanging out with his dog, Sandy…Lists his top pre-race pump up song as "Gotta Have It" by Kanye West…Enjoys snacking on Nature Valley bars before a meet...Began swimming at age 10...Favorite aspect of college swimming is the team and the intense training…Winning NCSA Jr.'s in the 200 butterfly is the proudest achievement of his swimming career.

"If you dwell on the past, you cannot get through to the future."