Colonials Post Another Record-Setting Day at A-10 Championships
Colonials Snap Two School Records at A-10 Championships
Junior Wins Three Events in Victory Over Georgetown
Colonials Post 13 Victories on Saturday
Colonials Set Three School Records on Day Four
GW Men's Swimming vs. Bucknell (10.19.2013) Photo by: Molly Riley
2015-16: Placed seventh in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:31.68 at the 2016 A-10 Championships…Finished eighth with a season-best time of 1:40.21 in the 200-yard freestyle at the A-10 Championships (Feb. 21)…Placed tenth in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a time of 16:04.98 at the A-10 Championships…Helped the Colonials take seventh in the 800 free relay at the A-10 Championships (6:42.31)… Swam a career-best time of 22.61 in the 50-yard freestyle at George Mason (Jan. 18)… Named to the GW Athletics Academic Dean’s List.
2014-15: Posted career-fastest times in the 500-yd freestyle (4:28.68) and 1,650-yd free (15:51.28) at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 21), each good for fourth on GW's all-time list...Swam career-bests at the American-Catholic-Loyola Quad meet (Oct. 11) in the 100-yd backstroke (56.51) and the 200-yd IM (2:03.13)...Touched the wall in a career-best time of 9:41.19 in the 1,000-yd free at the Rhode Island Invitational (Jan. 10)...Named to GW Athletics Department Academic Dean's List.
2013-14: Had breakout rookie season with Colonials...Earned bronze in the 500-yard freestyle at the 2014 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 20) with a career-best time of 4:29.35, good for fourth on GW's all-time list...Swam second leg of school record-setting 800 free relay that finished fourth at the A-10 Championships in 6:35.92...Finished fifth in the B Final and 13th overall in the 200 free at the conference championships with a season-best time of 1:40.21, which ranks ninth on the Colonials' top times list...Took home seventh in the 1,650 free at the league meet in 15:51.35, ranking fourth on GW's all-time list...Swam a season-fastest time of 48.02 seconds in the 100 free for 18th place at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 21)...Recorded season-best times in the 100 back (56.51) and the 200 IM (2:03.13) at the America-Catholic-Loyola quad-meet (Oct. 12)...Named A-10 Rookie of the Week after helping GW to second place at the Rhode Island Invitational.
High School: Won Missouri state championships in the 400-yard freestyle relay as a junior and the 200-yard freestyle as a senior...Took home second in the 100 free and third in the 200 free relay at state championships during his final season...As a junior, finished second in the 200 free relay, fourth in the 200 free and fifth in the 100 free at the state title meet...Helped squad to a fourth-place finish at states in 2012 and a sixth place finish in 2013...Tabbed Kansas City Star All-Metro Swimmer of the Year in 2011...All-State Honorable Mention in 2010...Named Park Hill South team MVP two straight years as a junior and senior and was named best newcomer as a freshman...Also competed for Tsunami Swim Team of Kansas City.
Personal: Born Liam Gregory Huffman on Aug. 6, 1995 in Wichita, KS...Son of Margaret and Archie Huffman...Has a younger sister, Brianna...Intends to major in political science.