Georgia Tech swimming and diving posted two NCAA B qualifying times and sent four individuals to the B finals on Saturday
Georgia Tech swimming and diving's Matt Casillas finishes fourth in men's platform dive
Megan Young (100 back), Iris Wang (200 free) break school records on Friday night
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
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 (Freshman): Provided depth for the Jackets in the free events all season long, competing in the 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000 free events ... Finished her freshman campaign out on a high note, posting career-best marks in the 50 free (24.23), 100 free (51.66), 200 free (1:51.76) and 500 free (4:57.08) at the Bulldog Last Chance Meet ... Posted the third-fastest time on the team in the 500 free (4:57.08) ... Also turned in the fifth-fastest time for Tech on the season in both the 100 free (51.66) and 200 free (1:57.76) ... Recorded the sixth-best time on the year for the Jackets in the 1000 free (10:50.27) and the 10th-best time in the 50 free (24.23) ... A member of the second-fastest 800 free relay unit on the season with a time of 7:38.80 at the GT Invitational ... Recorded 15 top-10 finishes for the Jackets on the year ... Finished second in the 250 free (2:29.87) and fourth in the 150 free (1:25.06) in the season-opening half-double meet versus Georgia Southern ... Recorded a fourth-place finish in the 500 free versus Cincinnati and FAU (5:12.42) ... Posted a fifth-place finish in the 500 free in the dual meet versus Notre Dame (5:11.04) and in the dual meet against Alabama (5:10.91) ... Turned in a sixth-place finish in the 500 free versus Georgia (5:10.12) and against both Florida State and SCAD (5:12.59).
Before Tech: A four-year letterwinner at Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School under coach Sara Nelson ... Ranked as high as eighth overall in the state of Georgia ... A bronze medalist at the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) State Championship in both 2015 and 2016 ... An eight-time GHSA State Championship finalist ... An eight-time Richmond County High School swim league champion ... 2016 Augusta Sports Council Female Athlete of the Year ... A two-time Augusta Chronicle Female Swimmer of the Year ... Two-time USA Swimming scholastic all-American ... A WJBF Scholar Athlete Award winner ... A member of the honor roll all four years ... Also a member of the National Honor Society, National Science Honor Society and a FLAIR Honor Society member ... Was part of the Spanish Club, the Environmental Club and the Yearbook staff ... Served as the president of the recycling program ... Graduated with a perfect GPA of 4.0 and in the top-10 of her class.
Personal: Full name is Lindsay Marie Wallace ... Born Oct. 3, 1997 ... Daughter of Scott and Rhonda Wallace ... Has four siblings -- Aaron, Lauren, Adam and Andrew ... Enjoys painting, ceramics, kayaking, hiking, hanging out with friends and watching Grey's Anatomy and The Bachelor ... Chose Georgia Tech because of its prestigious academics, the great swim program and positive team atmosphere, and location ... Intends to major in biology (pre-med).
|Wallace's Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)|
|50 Free||24.23||Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)|
|100 Free||51.66||Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)|
|200 Free||1:50.13||2017 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|500 Free||4:54.75||2017 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|1000 Free||10:29.14||at Georgia (11/8/17)|
|1650 Free||17:02.02||2018 ACC Championships|