Juan Somoza
Juan Somoza
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cancun, Mexico
Previous School: Cento Universitario Anglo Mexicano HS

Career Results


  • Owner of five indiviual school records when he graduated
  • First team All-Conference Carolinas in the 200 yard individual medley
  • Second team All-Conference Carolinas in the 400 individual medley, 800 freestyle relay and 200 medley relay
  • Third team All-Conference Carolinas in the 400 medley relay
  • Set school records in 200 yard freestyle and 200 yard indiviudal medley
  • Won the conference title with a school record 200 yard individual medley time of 1:52.66
  • Finished second in the conference with a 400 yard individual medley time of 4:04.92
  • School record 200 yard freestyle time of 1:42.90
  • Helped the 800 freestyle, 200 medley and 400 medley relays set school records
  • 100 yard butterfly personal record time of 55.15 seconds
  • Personal record wtih a 100 yard backstroke of 52.83 seconds
  • 50 yard freestyle personal record with a time of 22.24 seconds
  • Academic All-Conference Carolinas


  • Helped King set three school relay records
  • Member of 400 yard freestyle relay that posted a school record time of 3:10.22
  • Helped the 200 yard medley relay team set a school record time of 1:37.54
  • Member of the 400 yard medley relay team that registered a school record time of 3:33.98
  • Broke four individual school records, coming in the 200 yard freestyle, 1000 yard freestyle, 50 yard breaststroke and 400 yard individual medley
  • First school record came at Emmanuel on October 7 where he finished the 1000 yard freestyle in 10:19.33
  • Followed that with a 100 yard breast stroke time of 1:02.22 against Mars Hill
  • Set his 50 yard breaststroke personal record time of 29.12 seconds at the Sewanee Invitational
  • As part of a relay, set a 200 yard freestyle personal best time of 1:42.91 at the Marriott Fall Frenzy

2016:17: The freshmen's first competitive event was at the Brenau Invitational, swimming in the 200 yard medley relay, helping King post a new school record of 1:38.47...In the 800 yard freestyle relay, swam the third leg, the Tornado shattering a school record with a time of 7:09.30 at the Brenau Invitational...

High School: 2014-15 state champions...2015-16 short course state champion in Quintana Roo.

Personal Information: Son of Juan and Veronica Sabates...Major is Sports Management...Has previously been a TV host.