Georgia Tech swimming & diving will return to the pool to take on Northwestern tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. ET
Georgia Tech swimming & diving opened up the 2017-18 season with wins over Pitt
Georgia Tech swimming & diving held its first official team practice on Tuesday
Georgia Tech swimming and diving posted 17 school records for the championships
Georgia Tech swimming and diving hosts the final day of the ACC Championships on Thursday
2016-17 (Freshman): Made an immediate impact for the Yellow Jackets in her first year on The Flats competing for Tech in the 100 and 200 fly events all season long ... Posted career-best times in the 50 free (24.26), 200 IM (2:18.40), 100 fly (56.36) and 200 fly (2:01.74) on the year ... Recorded the fifth-fastest time on the team in the 200 fly (2:01.74) and the eighth-best time in the 100 fly (56.36) ... Also turned in the ninth-fastest time on the season for Tech in the 200 IM (2:18.40) ... Tallied 11 top-10 individual finishes on the season ... Finished third overall in the 150 fly (1:34.52) at the half-double meet versus Georgia Southern ... Also took third-place in the 200 fly (2:08.74) in the double-dual meet at Boston College and Pitt, as well as in the 200 fly (2:05.01) against both SCAD and Florida State ... Placed fifth in the 200 fly (2:06.75) in the dual meet with Alabama ... Touched the wall ninth overall in the 200 fly (2:01.74) at the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Competed for the Jackets in the 50 free (24.26), 100 fly (56.36) and 200 fly (2:03.06) at the 2017 ACC Championships.
Before Tech: Lettered for four years at John Champe High School in Aldie, Va. under coach Ryan Webb ... Was a three-time team captain ... Ranked as high as 23rd overall in the state of Virginia ... Led her high school swim team to back-to-back conference championships in 2014 and 2015 ... Named to the all-county women's swim team three times ... Also a two-time all-state honoree ... Tabbed the team MVP in both 2014 and 2015 ... Qualified in two events at the National Club Swimming Association Junior Nationals ... Holds eight high school records -- 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 fly, 200 IM, and all three relays ... A 2014-15 scholastic all-American ... Was a four-time recipient of the Potomac Valley Swimming Scholar Athlete Award ... A member of the National Honor Society, the National Science Honor Society and the Key Club ... Served as a peer tutor and also the editor & chief of the JCHS Magazine her senior season ... A four-year honor roll student ... A recipient of the Advanced Placement Scholar Award ... Graduated in the top-10 percent of her class.
Personal: Full name is Madeline Nicole Oliver ... Goes by Maddie ... Born Mar. 23, 1998 in Fairfax, Va. ... Daughter of Sam and Lynn Oliver ... Has two younger siblings named Maren and Sammy ... Enjoys spending time with her family, coaching her neighborhood swim team, hiking, cooking and watching movies ... Began swimming at the age of six ... Chose Georgia Tech because of its amazing program for her major of study, the endless opportunities on campus and in the future after graduation, and the campus atmosphere ... Plans to major in biomedical engineering.
|Oliver's Career Top Times (through 10/7/17)|
|50 Free||24.26||2017 ACC Championships|
|200 IM||2:18.40||vs. Georgia Southern (9/30/16)|
|100 Fly||56.36||2017 ACC Championships|
|200 Fly||2:01.74||2016 GT Invitational|