Madisyn Cox

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Madisyn Cox
Madisyn Cox after winning 400 IM (34348706714).jpg
Personal information
National team  United States
Born (1995-05-30) May 30, 1995 (age 23)
Lubbock, Texas
Height 1.778 m (5 ft 10.0 in)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Individual medley
College team University of Texas

Madisyn Cox (born May 30, 1995) is an American swimmer specialising in individual medley events.[1]

College career[edit]

For the Texas Longhorns she was named the 2015 Big 12 Conference Swimmer of the Year.[2] She is a ten-time All-American.[3]

International career[edit]

2014[edit]

She competed in the 4 × 200-meter freestyle relay at the Short Course World Championships.[4]

2015[edit]

Cox took silver in 200-meter individual medley at the 2015 Summer Universiade.[5]

2016[edit]

She won bronze in the 400-meter individual medley at the 2016 Short Course World Championships.[6] She had originally finished 4th, but was elevated to bronze, along with teammate Ella Eastin being elevated to silver, when Ánh Viên Nguyễn was disqualified from second place.[7]

2017[edit]

Cox qualified to swim the 200-meter individual medley at the World Championships after finishing second at the 2017 US Nationals. She went on to win the bronze medal in Budapest with a time of 2:09.71. She also won a gold medal as a prelim swimmer of the 4x200 freestyle relay.

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