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Lewis Clough Season 2024-25

Lewis Clough
Graduate Assistant
Manchester, England
Alma Mater
LSU (2020)

Clough’s Top Times
50 Free – 20.35 2016 Art Adamson Invitational
100 Free – 43.81 2019 SEC Championships
200 Free – 1:35.90 2019 SEC Championships
500 Free – 4.34.77 2017 Art Adamson Invitational
50 Fly – 21.85 2020 SEC Championships
100 Fly – 47.42 2020 SEC Championships
200 Fly – 1:45.65 2020 SEC Championships
200 IM – 1:51.65 Delta State

Started his senior season with two win at the TYR Fall Classic – winning the 100 and 200-Yard Butterfly with times of 48.09 and 1:38.38… Won both freestyle events once again against SMU with times of 45.48 in the 100-Yard and a 1:41.20 in the 200-Yard Free… Took the top spot in the 100-Yard Fly at the SMU Invitational with a time of 47.85… At the same meet, finished in fourth place in the 100-Yard Free with a time of 44.50… Against Missouri, finished in second place in the 200-Yard Fly with a time of 1:47.35 and fourth place in the 100-Yard Fly with a time of 47.59… Came first in the 200-Yard Fly against Florida State with a time of 1:47.72, first in the 100-Yard Fly with a 48.40 and third in the 100-Yard Free with a 44.80…In a dual meet against Texas A&M he touched the wall first in the 100-Yard Fly with a 48.38 and third in the 200-Yard Free with a 1:38.98… At the 2020 SEC Championships, claimed a 19th place finish in the 200 Fly with a time of 47.42… Closes out his career with the fourth best 200 Free time in school history, the seventh best 200 Fly time, and the 10th best100 Free time… Was a part of three relay school records during his senior campaign. 

Took second in the 100-Yard Freestyle against Navy and UCONN with a time of 45.44 … Won the 200-Yard Freestyle in the same meet with a time of 1:39.01 … Took the bronze in the 200-Yard Freestyle against Florida with a time of 1:40.05 … Won the 100-Yard Butterfly in the same meet with a time of 48.82 … Against SMU and Loyola, won the 200-Yard Butterfly with a time of 1:50.19 and the 100-Yard Freestyle with a time of 45.14 … Took the gold in the 100-Yard Freestyle against Incarnate Word and Delta State with a time of 45.05 … Won the 200-Yard Freestyle against Texas A&M with a time of 1:38.75 … At the 2019 SEC Championships, finished in 23rd place in the 200-Yard Freestyle with a time of 1:38.26.

Won both the 100 butterfly and 200 freestyle against Loyola to start the season … Swam the third leg in the 200 free and 200 medley relay teams that were victorious against Pittsburgh and Virginia … Also took bronze in the 100 fly … Captured two more individual wins at SMU, winning the 100 and 200 free … Broke out at the Art Adamson Invitational, winning the ‘B’ Final in both the 100 fly and 200 free … Also took 15th overall in the 100 free and set new personal-best times in the 50 free and 500 free … Took home a trio of bronze medals at Georgia after touching the wall third in the 100 fly, 100 free, and 200 free … Part of the 200 medley relay team that upset Texas A&M on senior day to take gold … Also won the 200 free, and took silver in the 100 fly … Set three new personal-best times at the SEC Championships in the 200 free, 100 free, and 100 fly … Finished 16th overall in the 200 free, swimming a 1:36.11, the third fastest time in school history … Went on to take 19th and 27th overall in the 100 free and 100 fly, respectively.

Touched the wall first in the 200 free and third in the 100 free in the home opener against Auburn … Also helped tally two second-place finishes as a part of the 200 medley and 400 free relay squads at the Art Adamson Invite … Claimed third overall in the ‘A’ final of the 200 free and a fourth place in the ‘B’ final of the 50 free … Also tied for seventh in the 100 free ‘A’ final … Helped to place second and third place in the 400 and 200 free relays, respectively at Art Adamson … Part of the 400 and 800 free relay squads that garnered second place, as well as a third-place finish with the 200 free relay team … Swam the third leg of the 400 medley relay that touched the wall in third place … Lead off the 400 free relay, helping to place second overall against Alabama … Collected first overall in the 200 free in the dual meet against Texas A&M … At the SEC Championships, swam the third leg as part of the 800 free relay team that took eighth overall … clocked a ‘B’ standard time in the 200 free and helped take seventh overall as the anchor for the 400 free relay squad at the SEC Championship … Qualified as a relay participant at the NCAA Championships in the 400 free

Represented Great Britain at the 2016 European Junior Championships in Hungary his senior season … Competed at the 2015 Youth Commonwealth Games in 2015 for England, finishing with five medals (three silver, two bronze) … Competed at the European Youth Olympics, winning the bronze in the 4X100 free relay … Part of the City of Salford Swimming Club … Named Lancashire Swimmer of the Year in 2015 … Member of the Fred Longworth High School rugby team.

Born on March 3, 1998 … Parents are Andrew and Lynne Clough …. Majoring in history.