During a January 10th meet against #1 ranked Texas, Kohlton swam a 1:46.73 in the 200 backstroke event. This is over 3 seconds faster than his time prior to leaving. The 1:46 also ranks him 33rd out of all college swimmers in the nation, and currently the sixth fastest freshman in the event. The automatic cut for NCAA Division 1 is around 1:43.6, and the B-cut is around a 1:46.67.
See Kohlton’s race at: http://www.flocasts.org/floswimming/coverage.php?c=152&id=7312