In season opener at UNC Wilmington, placed first in 100 breaststroke (57.94) and first in 200 breaststroke (2:06.86)... Swam three season bests against Louisville in the 200 breaststroke (2:02.82), 200 butterfly (1:50.60), and 400 I.M. (3:56.00)... Won the 200 IM against Ohio State with a season best time (1:50.04) and took first and second in the 200 breaststroke and 200 butterfly respectively ... At the Tennessee Invitational, he set career bests in the 100 freestyle (46.02), 200 freestyle (1:40.13) and 200 backstroke (1:52.69). He won the 200 freestyle and 400 IM at the event.
Won the 400 I.M. at the Tennessee Invitational with a season-best 3:55.23... Took second in the 200 free at South Carolina with a season-best 1:41.72... Placed second in the 400 I.M. at South Carolina in 4:04.05... Finished third in the 200 I.M. at the Tennessee Invitational with a season-best 1:49.83...Earned third in the 200 fly against Indiana and Kentucky with a season-best 1:52.17...Finished fourth in the 200 breast against Indiana and Kentucky with a season-best 2:05.23... Placed fifth in the 1000 free at Louisville with a season-best 9:47.54... Took ninth in the 500 free at the Tennessee Invitational with a season-best 4:29.58... Placed fourteenth in the 100 breast at the Tennessee Invitational with a season-best 57.40... Had a career best and made the B-Cut in the 200 Breaststroke during the SEC-Prelim. with the time of 1:59.26... Placed 13th and made the B-Cut in the SEC Championship with the time of 1:59.38 in the 200 Backstroke...During the SEC-Prelim., made the B-Cut and had a career best time of 1:46.84 in the 200 IM...Placed 8th and made the B-Cut with the time of 1:47.47 in the 200 IM... Placed 6th with a career best time of 3:48.51 in the 400 IM, putting him in the B-Cup
PRIOR TO UT
Attended Millfield School, where he spent one year as captain ... Coach was Jol Finck ... Qualified for the World School Games for England in 2009 ... Competed at the ASA Nationals in 2009 and 2010 and placed 4th in the 400 IM in 2009 ... Broke two Somerset Junior Records in the 200 IM and the 400 IM in 2010 ... Represented Millfield in the National League Final and broke the National Arena League Record in the 100 breaststroke.
PERSONAL Born June 25, 1993, in Hong Kong ... Parents are Tim Slater and Shannon Slater-Dent ... Has an older sister, Talia ... Plans to major in finance ... Outside interests include football, movies, watching sports and surfing ... Lived in many countries including Hong Kong, Vietnam, Malaysia, Australia and England ... Plans on majoring in finance.