Tech's seniors come up big in men's victory
The Senior Day ceremony will occur at approximately 10:40 a.m.
Swimmer Bo Hatchett called a retreat for the men's swim team
Matthew Vaughan, Chris Khosravi and Shannon Lumbra led the way for Tech
The men hold second, while the women hold fourth
In Tech's Record Books:
100 Back (7th), 49.29
200 Back (9th), 1:49.26
200 Medley Relay (4th), 1:28.46
As A Senior In 2012-13: Selected as one of four team captains.
As A Junior In 2011-12: Bettered five different career best times during his junior season... Finished 18th at the ACC Championship in the 100 back with a career-best time of 49.43... Picked up a 26th-place finish in the 200 back at the ACC Championship (1:49.26)... Was 27th in the 50 free at the GT Invitational in a season-best time of 21.50... Recorded a career-best time of 1:43.02 during a third-place finish in the 200 free versus Emory... His career-best 100 back time was set at the ACC Championship on the lead-off leg of the 400 medley relay.
As A Sophomore In 2010-11: Notched four career bests at the ACC Championships in the 50 free (21.33 seconds), the 100-Free (46.50), the 50 back (23.18), and the 100 back (50.42) where he finished in 22nd place ... Also a member of the 200 medley relay team that set the third fastest time in school history with a time of 1:28.46 ... Earned a season best time of 1:56.19 in the 200 back at NC State ... Set a season best in the 100 fly at the 2010 Georgia Tech Invitational with a time of 51.46 seconds.
Before Georgia Tech: Played football for two years at Presbyterian College earning Dean's list honors in each of his three semesters enrolled at PC.
High School: Was a four-year letterwinner for Coach Huddleston at Habersham Central High School where he was All-State in swimming and MVP of his swim team ... was also a part of the varsity football team for three seasons under the direction of Gene Cathcart as the quarterback earning All-State and MVP honors.
Personal: Born Thomas Lawrence Hatchett III on October 25, 1989 in St. Petersburg, Fla. ... Parents are Thomas and Nora Hatchett ... Is one of six siblings ... Chose Tech because of it's academics, coaching staff and swim team ... Enjoys hunting, anything outdoors and snowboarding in his free time ... Started swimming at the age of 7 and his first swim meet was in the Georgia Tech pool when it was still outdoors ... Plans to major in Biology and would like to be a doctor.
|Hatchett's Career Top Times (through 2011-12 season)|
|50 Free||21.33||2011 ACC Championship|
|100 Free||46.45||2011 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|100 Back||49.29||2012 ACC Championships|
|200 Back||1:49.26||2012 ACC Championships|
|100 Fly||49.23||2012 ACC Championship|