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Freeman & Althoff Sign With NCAA Division I Colleges
by Brian Gill 2017-11-10 08:35:00

CHATTANOOGA, TN- On Wednesday and Thursday, November 8th and 9th, two Baylor Swim Club / Baylor School athletes signed college national letters of intent. Both student athletes will attend NCAA Division I schools. Trey Freeman will attend the University of Florida while Zach Althoff will be headed to the University of Pennsylvania.

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Trey Freeman is a four year boarding student from Salt Lake City, Utah and he will attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL. By the time Freeman is finished at Baylor he will go down as the most decorated swimmer in the school's great history. He is just coming off a bronze medal performance in the 200 free at the 2017 FINA World Junior Championships for Team USA. Freeman is a multiple TISCA State Champion in the 200 and 500 free, and is a 10 time NISCA High School All-American. He will represent Team USA again this month by competing in the FINA World Cup in Tokyo (Nov. 14-15) and in Singapore (Nov. 18-19). Below you will find more of Freeman's accomplishments at the Baylor School.

  • TISCA State Champion 200 free 2015/2016 500 free 2015/2016
  • State record Holder 50/100/200 freestyle
  • 10 x NISCA High School All American through Junior Year
  • 18 & Under National Champion- 200 meter and 400 meter freestyle
  • 3rd at World Junior Championships 400 free 2017 5th 200 free , 3rd fastest 17 year old in the World in both
  • Holder of 16 Southeastern Swimming LSC Records
  • National Age Group Record Holder in 13-14 200 meter freestyle
  • Ranked #1 in country for his age 12 times in the last 4 years

Zach Althoff is a three year boarding student from Frederick, MD and he will attend the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Althoff is a seven time NISCA High School All-American, and a Junior National finalist in the 100 backstroke. Below you will find more of Althoff's accomplishments at the Baylor School.

  • 7 time NISCA High School All-American- individual events and relays
  • TISCA State Champion and State record holder in the 400 free relay
  • Junior National finalist in 100 backstroke
  • 3 Time Finalist at TISCA State meet


Congratulations to Trey and Zach on this great accomplishment. The Baylor Swimming family is so proud of you.