Jesus Marin
Jesus Marin
Height: 6-01
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cumana, Venezuela
Major: Economics
Gamer: Colegio San Lazaro (Broward College (FL))
Alma Mater: Free

One of Florida Southern’s seven returning All-Americans.

As a sophomore (2013-14)… All-American in the 400-freestyle relay (3rd place), and 800-freestyle relay (7th place)… Honorable Mention All-American in the 200-freestyle (13th place)… Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll… Also competed in the 100-freestyle and 500-freestyle at the NCAA Division II National Championships… One of eight Moccasins to participate in all 11 meets including the Division II National Finals… Part of Florida Southern’s SSC Championship 800-freestyle relay team… SSC runner-up in the 200-freestyle… Had three individual wins during the year, two of them coming in the 200-freestyle, and one in the 500-freestyle… One of his 200-freestyle wins came at the Nova Southeastern Sharks Invitational against 19 other swimmers, a meet in which he also placed second in the 500-freestyle… Also had six runner-up finishes in the 200-freestyle… Part of six relay wins covering four different relay events… Finished the season #2 on Florida Southern’s times list in the 200-freestyle, which was also good for #3 in the conference.

In high school… 2009 graduate of Colegio San Lazaro… Won multiple state or national titles in his native Venezuela while competing in the 100-, 200-, and 800-freestyle before moving to Florida and attending Broward College, which does not sponsor swimming… Personal… Son of Geronimo Marin and Carmen Lopez… Born May 22, 1992… Major: Economics with a minor in Business.