Lanier Whitton
Lanier Whitton
Year: So.
Hometown: Lexington, KY
High School: Paul Dunbar
Events: Back/Free

As a freshman (2017-18)… Took part in eight regular season meets plus the Sunshine State Conference Championships… Competed primarily in the backstroke events and the 200-freestyle, with two appearances in the 50-free and one in the 100-free… Ranked second on the Florida Southern times list in the 200-backstroke and was fifth in the 100… Had a top-10 time in the 200-freestyle… Fell half a second short of a provisional qualifying time to the National Finals in the 200-back.

TOP INDIVIDUAL TIMES AS A SOPHOMORE:
50-free: 24.59 (at SSC Championships, 2/22/18)
100-free: 57.31 (at Shark Invitational, 10/14/17)
200-free: 1:56.46 (at SSC Championships, 2/23/18)
100-back: 57.62 (at SSC Championships, 2/24/18)
200-back: 2:03.86 (at SSC Championships, 2/25/18)