Seth Timmons
Seth  Timmons

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Burnet, Texas

High School:
Burnet

Height:
6-0

Event:
Distance Free

Intended Major:
Mechanical Engineering


06/29/2017

OAKLAND STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN SPRING 2017 HORIZON LEAGUE ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL DISTINCTION

For the eighth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 146 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria

06/30/2016

OAKLAND STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 2016 SPRING HORIZON LEAGUE ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL DISTINCTION

For the sixth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 126 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria.

01/15/2016

OAKLAND LEADS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL FOR FIFTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

For the fifth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 123 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria.

06/24/2015

OAKLAND TOPS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

The Golden Grizzlies had a league-best 125 student-athletes honored

04/27/2015

OAKLAND SWIMMING & DIVING 2014-15 REVIEW

The Golden Grizzlies extended their streak of consecutive championships by successfully defending their Horizon League titles.

02/28/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

02/26/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Two

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Two

01/24/2015

Oakland Swimming & Diving vs. Michigan State, 1/24/15

Oakland Swimming & Diving vs. Michigan State, 1/24/15


2016-17:
Placed fifth in the 200 free (1:40.01) and 1,650 free (15:57.81) while also placing sixth in the 500 free (4:33.87) at Horizon League Championships
Ranked inside the team's top-five times in the 200 free (1:40.01), 500 free (4:33.87) , 1,000 free (9:48.62) and the 1,650 free (15:57.81)
Recorded career best times in the 100 and 200 free 

2015-16:
▪ Competed in the 100 (51.29), 200 (1:44.15), 500 (4:39.91), 1,000 (10:02.62) and 1,650 freestyle (16:37.47)
▪ Clocked a career best time in the 100 freestyle against Eastern Michigan
▪ Recorded the fourth best team time in the 1,000 freestyle and third best team time in the 1,650 freestyle

2014-15:
▪ Swam in the 500, 1000 and 1650 free at 2015 Horizon League Championships
▪ Horizon League Champion in 1000 free (9:15.61) with a time that is second-best in Oakland history
▪ Captured third place in 1650 free (15:43.57); that time is sixth in team records
▪ Finished fourth in 500 free (4:30.72)
▪ Horizon League Swimmer of the Week (Feb. 3)

ACADEMIC HONORS:
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2016)

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Burnet High School

▪ Four-time high school state championship participant, placing third in the 500 free as a junior and senior
▪ Multiple time all-state and all-district selection
▪ Burnet High School record holder in 200 and 500 free as well as 200 IM
▪ Swam for Nitro Swim Club at the club level
▪ Four-time National Championship meet participant with Nitro
▪ Three-time U.S.A. Swimming Scholastic All-American
▪ National Honor Society
▪ Ranked fifth in high school graduating class

PERSONAL
Full Name: Seth Hamilton Timmons
Parents: Tracy and Kim Timmons
Siblings: Brittany, Tiffany, Chelsea
▪ Mother Kim played collegiate tennis at Sam Houston State

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland
▪ The swim team
▪ The University
▪ The environment

Timmons Personal Bests
Event 2016-17 Top Time Career Top Time
100 Free 48.53
Cincinnati Winter Invite
1/13/17
48.53
Cincinnati Winter Invite
1/13/17
200 Free 1:40.01
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
1:40.01
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17

500 Free

4:33.87
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
4:30.72
2015 HL Championship
2/26/15

1,000 Free

9:39.49 #
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
9:15.61*
2015 HL Championship
2/25/15
* 1,000 free time is 2nd in Oakland history
# Split is from 1,650 free

1,650 Free

15:57.81
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
15:43.57*
2015 HL Championship
2/28/15
* 1,650 free time is 8th in Oakland history

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