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Aziz Ghaffari

Player profile

position
Free/Back
year
Freshman
hometown
Tunis, Tunisia
high school
Leonard Limosin High School

Top Times

100 free – 44.17

200 free – 1:34.79

500 free – 4:18.38

1000 free – 9:33.21

2019-20

Finished 23rd in the 200 free (1:39.19) and placed 18th in the 500 free (4:18.57) at the ACC Championships…helped the Noles win bronze, set the school record and earn an NCAA Automatic Time in the 800 free relay at 6:15.94…won the 500 free (4:31.17) and 1000 free (9:22.21) against FAU…won the 500 free (4:30.45) and was the runner up in the 200 free (1:37.49) vs. LSU…finished second in the 500 free (4:31.31) after winning the 200 free (1:38.23) against Alabama…finished first the 500 free with a time of 4:18.38 at the GT Invite, which was the fastest swim in the event for the Noles since Mateo DeAngulo’s 4:15.43 in 2011 and just one of four FSU swimmer to break 4:20 in the event…won bronze in the 200 free (1:34.79), placed 30th in the 100 free (45.08) and helped FSU win the 800 free relay  Finished first in the 100o free (9:31.53) against Florida Southern…took second in both the 200 free (1:38.77) and 500 free (4:27.53) at No. 9 Florida… won the 200 free (1:38.95) and 500 free (4:29.93) against RV Minnesota…was the runner up in the 200 free (1:38.16) and 500 free (4:31.88) against Duke…scored fourth place points in the 500 free at 4:37.10 at No. 12 Notre Dame to start the season.

Prep

A member of the Tunisian National Team…swam at the FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in 2017 where he finished 14th in the 200m free at 1:50.41 and tied for 13th in the 400m free at 3:55.75…represented his country at the Youth Olympics in 2018 where he finished 19th in the 100m free (51.34), ninth in the 200m free (1:50.74) and 12th in the 400m free (3:54.02)…swam his best time in the 400m free at 3:48.15 at the 2017 French Championships.