Zach Cootes
Zach Cootes
Height: 5-9
Weight: 153
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Austin, TX
High School: Bowie HS
Position: Fly/Back/IM
Experience: HS

2014-15 -- Obtained three program All-Time Top 5 times during the season, including third in the 200 fly (at 1:49.16) on Nov. 22, and fourth in both the 200 IM (1:49.69) and 400 IM (3:56.12) ... partnered for a third-place finish in the 400 medley relay (at 3:19.94) at the A3 Performance Invitational on Nov. 20 ... also finished fourth in the 400 IM (3:56.12) on Nov. 21 ... completed a fourth-place showing in the 400 back (50.72) on Nov. 21.

Prep -- Competed at James Bowie High School in Austin, Texas in the 200 back, 200 fly and 400 IM ... finished fourth at the state 5A finals in both the backstroke and free during the 2014 season, when his team finished 14th overall.

Personal --
Born on Aug. 26, 1995 in Austin ... son of Corky and Hara Cootes ... majoring in mechanical engineering.