Georgia Tech swimming and diving's Matt Casillas finishes fourth in men's platform dive
Two season-best performances in relays; Matt Casillas finishes 10th in 3-meter diving
Georgia Tech women’s swimming & diving and the men’s diving portion of the ACC Championships are set for this week in Greensboro, N.C.
Georgia Tech swimming and diving swept the Emory Eagles in dual meet action on Saturday at the McAuley Aquatic Center
Georgia Tech swimming and diving will be back in action next Saturday at 11 a.m. versus Emory on Senior Day
Before Tech: Lettered for four years on the swim team at Walter Johnson High School under head coach Jamie Grimes ... Ranked as high as No. 4 overall in the state of Maryland for the class of 2017 ... A two-time team captain ... Twice named the team MVP earning the award in both 2014-15 and 2015-16 ... Named to the 2015-16 Washington Post All-Metropolitan Team ... Set the state record for the 200 IM with a time of 2:02.71 ... Led her Walter Johnson swim team to the 2017 Washington Metropolitan Interscholastic Championship title ... Recorded a second-place finish in the 100 free (51.65) at the WMIC championship meet ... Took first-place overall in the 200 Y IM (2:04.97) and picked up a third-place showing in the 100 Y free (52.74) at the 2016 Maryland Public 4-5 State Championships ... Posted first-place finishes in both the 200 Y IM (2:10.81) and the 100 Y free (53.34) at the Maryland 4A3A West Region Championships ... Also turned in a second-place finish in the 200 Y IM (2:02.74) and third-place finish in the 100 Y free (51.96) at the 2016 Washington Metropolitan Interscholastic Championships ... An honor roll member ... Was the committee chair for the Minority Scholars Program for the Montgomery County Schools and also worked with the Best Buddies Program.
Personal: Full name is Céline Elina Baker Nugent ... Daughter of Michael Nugent and Marie-Francoise Baker ... Born Oct. 12, 1999 in Bethesda, Md. ... Has an older brother -- Jean-Marc Nugent ... Maternal grandfather, William Baker, played on the Haitian national soccer team in the 1930s ... Chose Tech because of its academics, the location and atmosphere, and how the Institute organizes its majors around themes ... Plans to major in international affairs and modern languages.
|Nugent's Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)|
|50 Free||24.55||vs. Delta State (10/28/17)|
|100 Free||51.65||2018 ACC Championships|
|200 Free||1:50.17||2017 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|500 Free||4:51.03||2017 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|200 IM||2:07.81||at Northwestern (10/21/17)|