SOPHOMORE SEASON (2016-17)
Tied for first in the 100 breast and took second overall in the 200 breast in the meet against Loyola … Against Auburn, tallied sixth overall in the 1000 free and eighth place in the 200 IM … Garnered first place in the ‘C’ final of the 200 breast at the Art Adamson Invite … Also took 20th overall in the 100 breast and 22nd overall in the 200 IM at Art Adamson … Picked up a third-place finish in the 400 IM and also tallied eighth overall in the 100 breast against Alabama … Took sixth overall in the 100 breast and seventh in the 200 breast against Texas A&M.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2015-16)
Competed at SEC Championships for the Tigers in his first season … Finished 33rd in the 100 breast, 37th in the 400 IM and 38th in the 200 breast … Touched the wall sixth in the 400 IM against Texas A&M … Earned seventh-place finishes in the breast events against Missouri … Finished fifth in the 200 IM and sixth in the 100 breast in the Tigers’ win over SMU … Finished 34th in the 200 breast at the Texas A&M Invite … Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
PRIOR TO LSU
Ranked 16th in the state of Georgia by collegeswimming.com … A two-time finalist at the 2013-15 and 2014-15 Georgia 1-5A State Championships in the 100-yard breast and 200-yard IM … Named salutatorian of his senior class … Participated in S.T.A.R. Student, was the president of the National Honor Society and vice president of the Math Honor Society … Coached by Tiffanie Douglas.
Born August 18, 1996 … Parents are Bob and Marianne Petras … Has one sister – Christy … Majoring in petroleum engineering.
Petras’s Top Times
1000 free- 10:24.88 2016 LSU vs. Auburn
100 breast- 56.47 2016 SEC Championships
200 breast- 2:06.27 2017 Texas A&M v LSU
200 IM- 1:52.08 2016 Art Adamson Invitational
400 IM- 4:00.17 2016 SEC Championships
Petras’s 2016-17 Top Times
1000 free- 10:24.88 LSU vs. Auburn
100 breast- 57.16 Texas A&M v LSU
200 breast- 2:06.27 Texas A&M v LSU
200 IM- 1:52.08 Art Adamson Invitational
400 IM- 4:03.04 Art Adamson Invitational