T.J. Cowling
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    T.J. Cowling

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Newport News, Va.

    High School:
    Menchville

    Height:
    6-1

    Event:
    Free

    At AFA: Three-time MWC All-Academic team selection ... 2007 MWC Championship results: Member of first-team all-conference 800 free relay team which set a school record (6:34.64) ... placed eighth in the 100 free ... consolation finalist in 50 and 200 free ... also swam on 400 free relay ... 2006 MWC Championship results: Part of All-MWC second-team 400 and 800 free relay team ... consolation finalist in the 50, 100 and 200 free ... anchored the 200 free relay team ... 2005 MWC Championship results: Swam the ninth-fastest time in school history in the 100 free (45.64) ... also swam on the 800 free relay and 100 and 200 free ... second-team All-MWC in the 800 free relay.

    High School: All-American in the 50 and 100 free ... all-state selection in three events ... also recruited by Virginia Tech, Georgia, North Carolina and Maryland ... four-year letterwinner in swimming ... three-time Scholastic All-American ... National Honor Society member ... high school coach was Jeff Scott ... USA Swimming coach was Steve Griffin ... best times: 50 Free: 21.01 ... 100 Free: 45.6 ... 200 Free: 1:40.5.

    Personal: A member of cadet squadron 29 ... graduated high school with a 4.19 GPA ... completed Operations Air Force at Seymour Johnson AFB, N.C., in 2006 ... on the superintendent's list ... majoring in civil engineering ... hobbies include surfing, water skiing, wakeboarding and dirt biking ... favorite food is Italian ... enjoys watching Family Guy ... full name is Trebor John Cowling ... has two older brothers, Robert (29) and Steven (26) he credits as having the biggest influence in his sports career ... son of Robert and Mary Cowling.

    Inside Men's Swimming