The 1999 National High School Swimmer of the Year ... A contender for the NCAA title in the breaststroke ... Ranks 142nd in the world in the 50m breast (29.66) ... ranks 15th in Stanford history in the 100 breast (55.51).
National Competition: Won the bronze medal at the 1998 Goodwill Games in the 100m breast (1:02.02) ... Ranked No. 7 in the world in the 100m breast during 1998 ... Champion in the 200m breast at the 1998 Spring Senior Nationals ... Finished 2nd in the 100m breast, breaking the 17-18 National Age Group Record (1:01.96) ... Won the 100m breast at the 1997 U.S. Open meet ... Member of the National A Team in 1997 & 1998 ... Swam for Bob Miller at the Bellevue Club along with current teammate Jeff Guyman.
As a Junior in 2001-02: Turned in the second-fastest time by a Cardinal swimmer on the season with a 54.65 in the 100 breaststroke at the Pac-10 Championships (3/8) ... Swam a season-best 2:01.31 in the 200 breaststroke at Pac-10s (3/9) ... Posted a time of 55.69 in the 100 butterfly.
As a Sophomore in 2000-01: Turned in his fastest time of the year in the 100y breast (58.61) at the Aggie Invitational ... Swam the 200y breast in a time of 2:09.63, his fastest of the season, against Michigan (1/5) ... Also swam the 100y fly (57.40) at the Aggie Invitational ... Turned in a time of 2:09.64 in the 200y breast against Cal State Bakersfield.
As a Freshman in 1999-2000: Finished 12th in the 100y breast at the Pac-10 Championships with a season-best time of 55.51 ... Had a season-best time of 2:02.58 in the 200y breast (3/4) in the pre-lims at the conference championships ... Placed 16th in the 200y breast (2:04.49) at Pac-10s ... His time of 55.51 in the 100y breast is the 14th fastest time in that event in Stanford history ... Finished 7th in the 200y breast (1/21) in a dual vs. ASU.
Prep: Broke the National High School Record (and the 17-18 age-group national record) with a 53.66 in the 100 breast in Feb., 1998 ... Also the National HS Record-holder in the 100m (short-course) breast at 1:03.47 ... Swam for Mike McCloskey at Seattle Prep.
Personal: Contemplating a major in computer science ... Son of Terry and Shannon Fowler ... Hobbies include computers and racing cars.