Garrett Nelson
Garrett Nelson
Year: SR
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
High School: Johnson

Trinity Honors/Awards: 2018-19 SCAC Winter Academic Honor Roll...2019 Strength & Conditioning Student-Athlete of the Month...2019 Spring Dean's List


Why Trinity?

  • It offered me great academics while giving me the opportunity to continue my swimming career.

Most memorable competitive achievement?

  • Junior year of high school standing on the podium for the 400 free relay when we were seated 7th after prelims.

Favorite team experience in your college swimming/diving career?

  • Leading the team cheer with a senior from last year.

Favorite event?

  •  100 Fly

How old were you when you began competitive swimming?

  •  4 years old

Name of your first swim team:

  •  CCAA

Favorite motivational saying?

  • Whatever the mind believes it can achieve.

Greatest source of inspiration?

  •  My mom

Favorite Olympic athlete?

  •  Carley Dressel

Favorite spectator sport?

  • Definitely basketball, unless when swimming is on during the Olympics.

Favorite psych-up song and/or singer/group?

  • Champions by Kanye West