Austin Cunniff
Austin Cunniff
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oceanside, CA
High School: El Camino HS
Events: Fly
Experience: 3Y

2016-17 (Senior) 
Two-time finalist at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship (Feb. 16-18), taking third in the 1650 free with a time of 15:30.52 and the fourth in the 500 free with a time of 4:28.71 ... finished top 10 in the 100, 500 and 1,000 free against USC, Pacific and UCSB ... named the 2017 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimming and Diving All-Academic Selection. 

2015-16 (Junior)
Recorded four team Top-6 finishes during the season in the freestyle events, including the fifth-best mark in the 1,000-yard free (9:42.85) on the opening day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships on Feb. 17 ... delivered a mark of 15:54.09 in the 1,650 free on Dec. 5 during the third day of the AT&T Winter National Championships in Federal Way, Wash., which was the fifth-best mark on the team during the year ... on the opening day of the AT&T Championships, raced to a 4:33.20 time in the 500 free, which was also good for the fifth-fastest mark for the Mustangs during the season ... also recorded a mark of 1:42.48 in the 200 free on the second day of the A3 Performance Invitational on Nov. 20. 

2014-15 (Sophomore)
Finished sophomore season with two program All-Time Top 5 performances, including fifth in the 1,650-yard freestyle (at 15:30.52), a feat established at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships on Feb. 21 in Monterey Park ... the school-history chart also features his name in the 500 free (at 4:28.28) ... helped earn a fifth-place finish at the A3 Performance Invitational in the 800 free relay, at 6:47.58, on Nov. 21 ... swam the mile in 15:39.09 on Nov. 21.

2013-14 (Freshman)
Completed a fifth-place showing in the 200 fly (at 2:01.89) on Oct. 26 vs. Hawai'i and UC Santa Barbara at home ... finished the 100 fly with a time of 52.07 at the Arena Invitational on Nov. 22 ... also swam the 200 fly in 1:56.35 on Nov. 23 ... finished with a time of 15:42.05 in the 1,000 free during the Pac-12 Conference Championships on March 7.

Prep --
As a senior at El Camino High School in Oceanside, swam for the San Diego Section Division 1 champion in the 400-yard freestyle relay (winning at 3:10.85) ... was a first-team All-Avocado West League selection ... earned San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic honors and was a California Scholarship Federation member ... also played water polo for the Wildcats.

Personal -- Born on Nov. 2, 1994 in Oceanside ... son of David and Gina Cunniff ... has worked as a lifeguard in Oceanside ... is majoring in civil engineering.