Swimming & Diving

Amr el Sayed
Amr el Sayed

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alexandria, Egypt

High School:
El Abasego

Height:
6-4

Position:
Free

Major:
Engineering Physics



03/01/2014

OAKLAND MEN'S AND WOMEN'S SWIMMING CAPTURES FIRST-EVER HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Oakland men cruise to nearly 200 point win, while women outlast Milwaukee in see-saw battle for the title

02/28/2014

MEN EXTEND LEAD, WOMEN KEEP EDGE DURING DAY THREE AT LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

Oakland gathers seven more NCAA 'B' cuts to go with six individual titles and four league records

02/27/2014

RECORDS FALL, OAKLAND RISES ON DAY TWO OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

Both teams stand in first place as the Golden Grizzlies set two team and three League records with four NCAA 'B' cuts

02/26/2014

OAKLAND STARTS STRONG IN DAY ONE OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

el Sayed sets Oakland, Horizon League record in 1000 free; men first, women second through first day

02/24/2014

OAKLAND SET TO COMPETE IN 2014 HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

After years of dominance in the Summit League, the Golden Grizzlies will face the Horizon League field for the first time

03/01/2014

2014 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day 4

2014 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day 4

10/12/2013

Swimming & Diving vs. UIC, 10/12/13

Oakland swimming and diving hosted UIC Oct. 12, 2013.

02/28/2013

The Summit League Championships Day Four

Day four of The Summit League Swimming and Diving Championships took place on Saturday at the OU Aquatic Center.

11/30/2012

EMU Swim and Dive Invitational Day One

The OU men's and women's swimming and diving teams competed in Day one of action at the EMU Swim and Dive Invitational

02/18/2012

2012 Summit League Championship Photo Gallery -- (Feb. 18, 2012)

Photos of the 2012 Summit League Swim Championships. Oakland won both the men's and women's titles.

2012-13
▪ Named Male Swimmer of the Championships at The Summit League Championships for second straight year
▪ Won the 1,650 freestyle with a Summit League record time of 15:14.45, good for an NCAA 'B' qualifying time
▪ Captured the 500 free with a new Summit League record and NCAA 'B' qualifying time of 4:20.91
▪ Won the 200 free title with a time of 1:36.10, an NCAA 'B' qualifying time
▪ Member of the championship 400 and 800 free relay teams
▪ Set school records in the 500 and 1,650 free events

2011-12:
▪ Named Male Swimmer of the Championships at The Summit League Championships
▪ Won the 1,650-yard freestyle by setting a new league record
▪ Finished first in the 500-free with an NCAA 'B' qualifying time
▪ Swam on championship 800-yard freestyle relay time
▪ Earned a runner-up finish in the 200-free
▪ Mid-Major All-American Honorable Mention selection
▪ Two-time Summit League Male Athlete of the Week selection

2010-11
▪ Earned all-league honors at The Summit League Championships
▪ Swam 4:27.81 (fifth fastest in OU history) to place second in the 500-yard freestyle and was on the championship 800 free relay team
▪ Was third in the 200 and 1650 free events
▪ Set the then school record in the 1000 free against Michigan State (Jan. 29) with a time of 9:21.81

International Experience:
▪ Won five medals at the 2010 African Junior Games
▪ Has won four gold medals at the Egyptian Junior Nationals
▪ Holds the Egyptian Under-18 record in the 400 and 800 free
▪ Coach by Haitham Hassan, an Olympic swimmer who won six Summit League titles for Oakland

Personal
Parents: Amal hamed and Elwy el Sayed
Siblings:
Ran, Mohamed
▪ Competed in the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore, 2010

el Sayed's Career Bests
100 Free - 45.69, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13
200 Free - 1:36.10, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13
500 Free - 4:20.91, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13 (Summit League and school record)
1000 Free - 9:21.81, Michigan State, 1/29/11
1650 Free - 15:14.45, The Summit League Championships, 2/20/13 (Summit League and school record)

NCAA Horizon Nike Oakland University Varsity