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Avi Cohen
Avi  Cohen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bat-Yam City, Israel

High School:
Hof Hoasharon

Height:
5-9

Event:
Fly

Experience:
1L


02/25/2017

Rebels Win Two Events On Final Day Of WAC Swimming And Diving Championships

Rebels finish fourth at WAC Men's Championships.

02/24/2017

Paco-Pedroni Wins 200 Free Title For UNLV At WAC Championships

Rebels remain fourth after day three of WAC Men's Championships.

02/21/2017

Rebels Compete At WAC Championships This Week

Senior Tom Paco-Pedroni is a favorite to contend for several individual titles

01/19/2017

Rebels Host Friday Night Shoot-Out

UNLV returns home to take on UC Santa Barbara and Air Force.

01/14/2017

Rebels Swamp Roadrunners

UNLV swimmers sweep dual meet at CSU Bakersfield

2016-17 (Junior): At WAC Champs: Placed 4th in 200 Fly (1:46.22)... Placed 9th in 100 Fly (48.07)... Placed 10th in 100 Back (49.79).

2015-16 (Sophomore):
Placed 4th in the 200 fly at the WAC Championships (1:45.64) ... Also swam in the 100 back (51:83).

2014-15 (Freshman): Was first in the 200 fly with a 1:45.17 at the WAC Championships ... Also Placed fifth in the 100 fly and eighth in the 100 back.

High School:
Swam fly for Hof Hasharon under coaches Meir Loya (2004-08) and Leonid Kaufman (2009-14).

Club: Member of the Israel youth national team (2008-09), junior national team (2010-11), and national team (2011-14) ... Swam in the European Juniors Championships in 2011 while also setting a national youth record in the fly events.

Personal: Avi Cohen ... Born on Jan. 3, 1993, in Holon, Israel ... Son of Ronan and Anta Cohen ... Has three brothers, Ben (19), Roy (15) and Ziv (12) ... Served in the Israel Defense Force ... Planning on majoring in English.


Cohen's Personal Bests
200 Fly       1:45.17
100 Back      49.95
100 Fly       47.81


Cohen Highlights:
2015 WAC 200 Fly Champion
UNLV Mountain West NCAA Learfield Born and Raised Coke Zero Findlay Toyota Chevron