Will Glass was born June 14, 1995 to parents, Brooks and Emily Lyons, in Mobile, Ala. Glass, a backstroke and butterfly specialist, is currently a sophomore at the University of Texas under Head Coach, Eddie Reese. His brother, Parker, swam at Louisiana State University. Glass was a five-star recruit out of McGill-Toolen Catholic.
University of Texas
Glass made enormous improvements his freshman season at Texas, especially in the 100 butterfly. After dropping three seconds from his best time in high school, Glass finished seventh at the NCAA Championships, making him an All-American. He followed up his standout performance with a 15th-place finish in the 200 backstroke, adding the All-American (Honorable Mention) nod to his swimming resume.