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Kyle Otazu
Kyle  Otazu

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pasadena, CA

High School:
Loyola HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 170

03/25/2018

Johns Hopkins Finishes Fourth at NCAA Championships

400 Free Relay Grabs Silver in Final Event of Championships

03/23/2018

Kuyl Takes Silver in 100 Back at NCAA Championships

Blue Jays Remain in Fourth Place After Day Three

03/21/2018

Johns Hopkins In Fourth Place After Day One of NCAA Championships

200 Medley Relay Breaks School Record

03/06/2018

Johns Hopkins to Send Thirteen Swimmers to NCAA Championships

Knox, Otazu and Wilson Make Fourth Trip to NCAAs

01/20/2018

Hopkins Splits with Top-Ranked Denison, 10th-Ranked CMU

Conzola Places First in 100 Back to Lead Blue Jays

2017-18:
- Two-time All-American
- Placed second in 200 Fly and 500 Free at William & Mary
- Took second in 500 Free versus Towson
- Finished second in 800 Free Relay and third in 500 Free, 200 Fly and 400 Free Relay at Thomas Murphy Invitational
- Grabbed third in 500 Free and second in B Final of 200 Fly at Big Al Open
- Placed second in 200 Medley Relay versus Stevens
- Took third in 200 Free versus Denison
- Finished second in 200 Free and 500 Free at Carnegie Mellon
- Grabbed third in 800 Free Relay and won consolation final of 500 Free (4:26.02) at NCAA Championships. Also competed in 400 IM and 200 Fly at NCAAs

2016-17:
- Two-time All-American
- Won 400 Free Relay (3:10.58), placed second in 500 Free and third in 200 Medley Relay and 200 Free at Georgetown
- Finished second in 400 Free Relay versus William & Mary
- Won 400 IM (4:10.90) and 400 Free Relay (3:06.93), also placed second in 500 Free and 800 Free Relay in win over Loyola
- Won 400 Free Relay (3:06.93), took second in 500 Free and 400 IM, and third in 800 Free Relay in win over Drexel
- Won 100 Breast (1:00.32) in wins over Franklin & Marshall and Mary Washington
- Took third in 800 Free Relay and placed second in B final of 400 IM at TPSC Invitational
- Placed second in 200 Fly in win over TCNJ
- Finished third in 200 Fly versus West Chester
- Took second in 200 and 500 Free in win at NYU
- Placed second in 200 and 500 Free versus MIT
- Won 1000 Free (9:41.28) and 400 Free Relay (3:12.66) in win at Stevens
- Won 500 Free (4:28.96) at Navy
- Won 500 Free and finished third in 200 Free Relay versus Towson
- Placed 12th in 200 Fly and 13th in 400 IM at NCAA Championship; also competed in 500 Free

2015-16:
- All-American and All-Bluegrass Mountain Conference
- Won 200 Fly (1:55.07) and 800 Free Relay (6:58.37), placed second in 500 Free, 400 IM and 400 Free Relay at Thomas Murphy Invitational
- Won 200 Free (1:42.99) and 500 Free (4:42.52), and took second in 400 Free Relay and third in 200 Fly in win at Rowan
- Won 100 Fly (52.17) and 600 Medley Relay (5:32.21) in win at Franklin & Marshall
- Won the B final of the 500 Free (4:30.02) and took second in the 800 Free Relay at the TPSC Invitational
- Won the 200 Fly (1:57.22) and placed third in the 500 Free and 400 Free Relay versus TCNJ and West Chester
- Won 200 Free (1:42.38), took second in 500 Free and third in 200 Medley Relay versus Stevens
- Won 500 Free (4:35.07) versus Navy and Towson
- Won the C final of the 200 Fly (1:53.72) and placed third in the 800 Free Relay at the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championship
- Placed eighth in 500 Free at NCAA Championship; also competed in 100 and 200 Free

2014-15:
- Four-time All-American and All-Bluegrass Mountain Conference
- Won 800 Free Relay (6:56.68), 400 IM (4:12.72) and 200 Fly (1:55.26); placed third in 500 Free in collegiate debut at Thomas Murphy Invitational
- Won the 400 Medley Relay (3:33.33) and 500 Free (4:43.84) and took second in the 50 Free in win over Franklin & Marshall
- Posted NCAA provisional times in the 200 Free (1:40.41), 200 Fly (1:51.47) and 400 IM (3:59.93) at the TPSC Invitational
- Swam eighth fastest time in program history in the 400 IM at TPSC
- Placed third in 200 Fly and 400 IM at West Chester
- Won 200 Medley Relay (1:36.17) and 100 Fly (52.44) in win over St. Mary's
- Won 200 Free (1:44.04), 500 Free (4:44.87) and 400 IM (4:08.53) and finished third in 400 Free Relay in win at Stevens
- Placed second in 400 Free Relay and third in 200 Medley Relay at Towson
- Tied for third in 200 Fly at Navy
- Won 900 Free Relay (8:11.66) and 150 Fly (1:24.42) in win over Mary Washington
- Finished third in the B final of 500 Free at Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championship
- Earned bronze in 800 Free Relay, placed ninth in 400 Medley Relay, 10th in 400 Free Relay and 14th in 400 IM at the NCAAs; also competed in 500 Free and 200 Fly

Personal:
- Kyle Otazu
- Son of Luis and Rowenna Otazu
- Led team to Division 1 CIF-SS Championship as a freshman
- Helped team to third-place finish at CIF-SS Championships as a sophomore and junior
- Given Bunky Lewis award as a junior
- Captained team to CIF-SS runner-up finish as a senior
- Also given Coaches' Award as a senior
- Swam 13 years with Crescenta Cañada YMCA
- Team captain and 2013 YMCA National Finalist in the 200 Fly
- Majoring in neuroscience

Career Best Times Time Date Meet
50 Free 21.73 01-25-17 Towson/Navy
100 Free 46.47 03-19-16 NCAA Championship
200 Free 1:40.34 03-17-16 NCAA Championship
500 Free 4:25.30 12-01-17 Big Al Open
1000 Free 9:41.28 01-14-17 Stevens
200 Back 2:03.33 01-17-17 TCNJ/West Chester
100 Breast 1:00.32 11-11-16 F&M/Mary Washington
200 Breast 2:06.92 01-27-18 Blue Jay Invitational
100 Fly 50.73 12-06-14 TPSC Invitational
200 Fly 1:49.51 03-17-17 NCAA Championship
200 IM 1:53.46 01-26-18 Blue Jay Invitational
400 IM 3:57.80 03-19-15 NCAA Championship
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