Georgia Tech swimming had two swimmers in Julia Shuford and Grace Mauldin record NCAA B qualifying times this weekend
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
Georgia Tech swimming & diving will return to action in two weeks at South Carolina on Jan. 20
Two school records fall as men finish third, women finish fourth
Before Tech: Was a four-year letterwinner in the pool and ran cross country for one year for head coach Emily Dowd at Clarke Central High School ... A four-time team MVP for the swim team ... Was also a four-time high school state finalist and was the highest point scorer for her team all four years ... A 2017 GHSA 1-5A All-State selection ... Holds the school record in the 100 back ... Placed fifth in the 100 yard back (57.13) and finished seventh overall in the 200 yard free (1:54.27) at the 2017 GHSA 1-5A State Championship meet ... A Speedo Sectionals Southeast finalist in 2015, 2016 and 2017 ... Was also a 2016 GA Senior State finalist with a sixth-place showing in the 100 yard back (57.50) ... A two-time champion at the GA ABSC Northeastern Divisional meet with wins in both the 100 yard back (56.70) and 200 yard back (2:02.93) events ... Also finished second in the 1000 yard free (10:48.18), third in the 200 yard free (5:09.32) and fourth in the 500 yard free (5:09.32) at the GA ABSC event ... Named a USA Swimming scholastic all-American in 2017 ... A three-time academic award winner for having the highest grade point average on her high school team ... Was a member of the National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Interact Club and Humane Society ... Ranked third in her graduating class and earned a spot on the Cumulative All A honor roll ... Was a co-captain of the Mock Trial Team and a co-founder of the Ultimate Frisbee club team.
Personal: Full name is Grace Elizabeth Mauldin ... Daughter of Ken and Alley Mauldin ... Born on June 30, 1999 in Athens, Ga. ... Has two younger brothers named Nick and Jake ... Her father, Ken, is the district attorney of the Western Judicial Court ... Has four relatives that graduated from Georgia Tech ... Chose Tech because of the great academics, great athletics and because it is a great environment all-around ... Plans to major in international affairs.
|Mauldin's Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)|
|50 Free||24.15||2017 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|200 Free||2:00.18||at Bulldog Invitational (2/24/18)|
|100 Back||54.71||at Bulldog Invitational (2/24/18)|
|200 Back||2:00.79||2017 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|* relay split (s)|