Hylton Collinson
Hylton Collinson
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa
High School: Rand Park (Iowa Lakes CC)
Events: Breast/Fly/IM
Major: Sports Studies

As A Senior (2019-20)

  • Won three medals and broke a program record at the 2020 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/22)
  • Broke his own record in the 200-breastroke with an NCAA “B” cut time of 1:58.31, tying for second place and earning a silver medal in the final day of the A-10 Championships
  • Earned a bronze medal in the 400-IM (3:53.64) and was a member of the gold medal 400-medley relay team (3:14.54) in the third day of the A-10 Championships
  • Was a member of the first-place 200-medley relay (1:38.25) in a victory at Niagara (1/31)
  • Placed first in the 100-breastroke (58.40), 200-breaststroke (2:10.04), and 400-IM (4:13.02) and was a part of the 200-medley relay team’s first-place finish (1:34.84) in a Senior Day win over Binghamton (1/20)
  • Finished second in both the 100-breastroke (58.03) and 200-IM (1:56.61) and was a member of the second place 400-medley relay (3:27.23) in a win over Canisius (11/15)
  • Grabbed first in the 200-breastroke (2:08.10), took second in both the 200-IM (1:57.23) and 200-butterfly (1:56.12), and helped the 200-medley relay squad to a third-place finish (1:35.55) at Cornell (11/9)
  • Won the 200-breastroke (2:07.58) and finished third in the 100-breastroke (58.33) at the Atlantic 10 Classic (11/3)
  • Earned first place in the 200-breastroke (2:07.35), 400-IM (4:10.92), and 100-breastroke (59.31), took second place in the 200-IM (1:58.95), was a member of the first place 400-medley relay (3:31.50) and the third place 400-freestyle relay (3:17.40) in a win at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/12)
  • Placed first in both the 200-IM (1:58.64) and 100-breastroke (59.42), took second in the 50-breaststroke (27.37), and was a member of the third-place 200-medley relay (1:29.78) in season opener at Penn State (10/4)

As A Junior (2018-19)

  • Won a silver medal in the 200-breaststroke (1:59.06), a bronze medal in the 400-IM (3:52.98) and was a member of the fourth-place 400-medley relay team (3:17.56) at the 2019 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/23)
  • Member of the first-place 200-medley relay team (1:34.03) and finished in third-place in the 200-freestyle (1:47.06) vs. Niagara (2/2)
  • Earned the win in the 200-breaststroke (2:06.63) and was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay (1:35.25) and second-place 400-freestyle relay (3:11.95) teams at Binghamton (1/26).
  • Finished second in the 400-IM (4:10.68), placed second in the 100-breaststroke (58.50) and was a member of second-place 400-medley relay (3:26.34) team against Cornell (1/21).
  • Grabbed second in the 200-breaststroke (2:04.00), took fifth in the 100-breaststroke (57.93), placed sixth in the 400-IM (4:09.41) and was a member of the sixth-place 200-medley relay (1:33.91) team at the Zippy Invite (12/1).
  • Earned second in the 200-IM (1:57.06) and placed second in the 100-breaststroke (58.39), was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay (1:35.52) team against Canisius (11/10).
  • Was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay (1:36.44) and fourth-place 200-Freestyle Relay (1:27.67) teams, placed fifth in the 100-breaststroke (1:00.05) and sixth in the 200-IM (2:00.10) at Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/5).
  • Set meet record in 200-breaststroke with a time of 2:08.92 at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/5).

At Iowa Lake CC
Two-time NJCAA National Champion in the 400-IM and 200-breaststroke ... NJCAA National Champion in the 100-breaststroke ... Holds school records at Iowa Lakes CC.

Personal
Son of Pauline and Brett Collinson ... Sports studies major ... has one sibling, Vaughn.

2019-20 Top Marks

100 Freestyle SCY 48.37 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/8/2019
50 Breaststroke SCY 27.37 SprintFest 10/4/2019
100 Breaststroke SCY 56.47 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/7/2019
200 Breaststroke SCY 1:58.31 2020 A-10 Champs 2/22/2020
100 Butterfly SCY 53.50 Justin Jennings Invite 10/12/2019
200 Butterfly SCY 1:56.12 Cornell vs St Bonaventure 11/9/2019
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:48.72 2020 A-10 Champs 2/20/2020
400 Individual Medley SCY 3:53.64 2020 A-10 Champs 2/21/2020

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.10 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/5/2018
100 Freestyle SCY 50.69 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
200 Freestyle SCY 1:47.06 Niagara @ SBU 2/2/2019
100 Breaststroke SCY 55.74 2019 A-10 2/22/2019
200 Breaststroke SCY 1:59.06 2019 A-10 2/23/2019
100 Butterfly SCY 54.07 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
200 Butterfly SCY 1:57.03 Binghamton vs St. Bonaventure 1/26/2019
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:56.13 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018
400 Individual Medley SCY 3:52.98 2019 A-10 2/22/2019