Fischer Basham
Fischer Basham
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Aurora, Col.
High School: Regis Jesuit HS
Events: Sprint Freestyle

Attended Regis Jesuit High School…Swam under Coach Nick Frasersmith…Began first swim season in January of 2016 and later qualified for the state meet in 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle, led the team to finish second in the state…Earned All-American honors.

Fischer “Fish” Basham was born April 22, 1998…Is majoring in Biochemistry at UCSB with hopes of becoming a scientist or historian someday…Enjoys going to the beach, sleeping, and reading outside of the pool…One unique skill is that he can ski a double black diamond…Lists his top pre-race pump up song as “In Da Club” by 50 Cent…Enjoys snacking on dinosaur chicken nuggets before a meet…Began swimming at age 17 during his senior year of high school…Favorite aspect of college swimming is training and competing at a high level…If he could add an event to each meet it would be a 25 meter underwater race…Going All-American in the 200 freestyle relay at the Colorado 5A State Meet is the proudest achievement of his swimming career.

“Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?” – Sun Tzu