- Swam his first collegiate race at UNC Wilmington, taking eighth in the 50 freestyle (22.35)
- Competed unattached in two individual races against Louisville, the 50 and 100 freestyle events
- Competed in the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle for the second meet in a row against Ohio State
- Earned career bests at UT Invite, 50 free (22.09) and 100 free (49.71)
- Swam two meets during the spring semester, picking up career bests in the 50 freestyle (20.67) and the 100 freestyle (46.93) in the Vols' upset win over Georgia at home. His time in the 100 freestyle was good for second and it was his career best time by nearly three seconds.
- Swam for the Nashville Aquatic Club
- Named a 2012 NISCA All-American in the 50 freestyle, the 200 MR and the 200 FR.
- Born Sept. 27, 1993
- Parents: Wally Cornett and Elizabeth Burton.