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Hunter Roux
Position: Mid-Free
Year: Senior
City/State: Boulder, Colo.
High School: Cherry Creek
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Hunter Roux Bio
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Updated: 07/18/2013

Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2010, 2011, 2012) ... CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2012)

2011-12: Specialized in butterfly and middle-distance freestyle events during his senior season ... qualified for the finals in two events at the 2012 ACC Championships, finishing 21st in the 200 fly with a personal-best time of 1:51.31 ... also placed 24th in the conference in the 100 fly at 50.06 ... recorded a new personal best in the 100 fly prelims at ACCs, touching in 49.36 ... helped the 800 free relay take eighth at the ACC meet in a 6:38.49 clocking for Duke's top time of the season in that event and an NCAA 'B' cut ... notched a pair of top-20 performances at the Nike Cup Invitational, claiming 15th in the 100 fly (50.64) and 16th in the 200 free (1:43.10) ... also guided the 200 medley and 200 free relay teams to a pair of sixth-place showings at the Nike Cup Invitational ... touched second in the 100 fly (50.06) and 200 fly (1:52.68) in the season opener at Maryland ... team co-captain for the 2011-12 season.

2010-11: Competed in the post-season at the ACC Championships for the first time in his career, where he turned in a top-20 finish in the 200 free with a personal-best time of 1:38.92 ... also made the cut in the 500 free at 4:31.55 ... swam the third leg of the 800 free relay at the ACCs, which clocked the program's best mark of the season at 6:36.24 ... aided the efforts of the 200, 400 and 800 free relay teams at the Nike Cup Invitational where all had top-15 finishes ... registered a second-place performance in the 200 free against Maryland, touching in 1:42.69 ... opened the season with a first-place finish in the 200-meter free (1:43.71) against UNC Wilmington ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2009-10: Began his career at Duke with a fourth-place finish in the 1,000-meter free against UNC Wilmington (9:51.66) ... season-best finish came against rival North Carolina, a second-place performance in the 200 free with a time of 1:25.42 ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2008-09 (University of Washington): Opened his collegiate career against California, competing in the 500 free (4:43.63) and 1,000 free (9:36.14) ... improved both times against Texas, posting a 4:39.57 in the 500 free and a 9:35.80 in the 1,000 ... swam the 200 free (1:46.00), 1,650 free (16:07.95), and 100 back (56.32) at the Texas A&M Invitational on just two days of rest ... notched collegiate personal bests in every event he swam at the Husky Invitational, including the 200 free (1:41.91), the 500 free (4:30.92) and the 1,650 free (15:49.84) ... placed 17th at the Pac-10 Championships in the 1,650 free with a time of 15:54.28 ... touched the wall in 20th in the 500 free at the conference championship meet, posting a time of 4:30.04.

Prep: Four-year letterwinner (two years at Cherry Creek High School in Boulder, Co.) ... named an Academic All-American ... team finished fourth in the state of Colorado as a senior ... qualified for and competed at Junior Nationals in the summer of 2007.

Personal: Born Hunter David Roux on Dec. 11, 1989 in Midland, Texas ... son of Brian and Lorraine Roux ... has three sisters: Kelly, Katie and Rebecca ... father, Brian, swam and played water polo at Stanford ... mother, Lorraine, swam and played soccer at Stanford ... sister Katie played soccer at the University of Denver (2004-07) ... sister Rebecca rowed for the University of Texas ... cousin Jessica Dreyfuss graduated from Duke in '09 ... a mechanical engineering major ... hobbies include art, swimming, reading and playing Frisbee.


Duke Career Bests:
100 Free:
45.69 (2/26/2011)
200 Free: 1:38.92 (2/25/2011)
500 Free: 4:31.55 (2/24/2011)
1,000 Free: 9:58.66 (10/30/2009)
1,650 Free: 16:22.70 (11/21/2009)
100 Fly: 49.36 (2/24/2012)
200 Fly: 1:51.31 (2/25/2012)

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