The George Washington University: Men's Swimming

Luke Quimby
Luke Quimby

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Perkiomonville, PA

High School:
Perkiomonville Valley

Event:
Free

Major:
Marketing



05/19/2013

90 Student-Athletes Among George Washington University's Class of 2013

Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience

02/24/2013

Freshman Oliver Keegan Leads GW Men's Swimming on Final Day of A-10s

Rookie Claims Gold in 200-Fly, Colonials Take Fourth at Conference Championships

02/22/2013

Graeter's Gold Highlights GW Men's Swimming's Third Day of A-10 Championships

Senior Claimed First Gold Medal with NCAA 'B' Cut Time in 400 IM

02/21/2013

GW Men's Swimming in Fourth Through Two Days of A-10 Championships

Freshman Oliver Keegan and Senior Phillip Graeter Make Trips to Podium

02/20/2013

GW Men's Swimming Breaks a Pair of Records on First Day of A-10 Championships

Men's 800-Yard Freestyle Relay Team Lands Third-Place Finish

02/05/2013

GW Swimming vs. George Mason (1.26.2013)

Senior Day (1.26.2013)


2011-12: Swam third leg of school-record setting 800-yard freestyle relay team that finished third at Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 22) with a time of 6:40.15...Member of fifth-place finishing 200-yard freestyle relay team that finished fifth at A-10 Championships with season-best time of 1:22.66...Swam second leg of fourth-place finishing 400-yard freestyle relay team at conference finals that finished with a season-best time of 3:02.44...Named to GW Department of Athletics and Recreation Academic Dean's List.

2010-11: At the Atlantic-10 Championships: Finished 14th in the 200-yard freestyle and also competed in the 50-yard and 100-yard freestyle events, finishing in 18th and 29th respectively...Member of third-place 200-yard freestyle and fourth place 800-yard freestyle relays...Finished third in the 100-yard breaststroke against Drexel...Swam on the winning 400-yard freestyle relay at the URI Invitational...Finished third in the 200-yard freestyle against Towson and Howard and swam on the first-place 400-yard freestyle relay...Finished third in the 50- and 200-yard freestyle events against GMU and helped 200-yard freestyle relay claim first place.

2009-10: Scored for the Colonials in the 200-yard freestyle relay at the Atlantic 10 Championships, posting a time of 1:44.13, a full eight seconds faster than his previous best time in the event...Posted a top time in his leg of the all-freshman 800-yard freestyle relay (1:44), and a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay swimming, with a split of 21.08.

High School: Qualified for PIAA State in the 50- (placed 17th) and 100-yard (placed 14th) freestyle events ... three-time qualifier for PIAA District 1 swimming ... swam with Perkiomen Valley Aquatic Club from 2006-08, and the Skippack Dolphins Summer Swimming from 2006-09 ... also competed in water polo at Perkiomen Valley High.

Personal: Born Luke Nathaniel Quimby on July 12, 1991, in Lewiston, ME ... son of Heidi and Neal Quimby ... has three brothers, Travis, Jordan, and Jacob ... has a black belt in Kenpo Karate, Lifeguard certification and teaches swim lessons ... marketing major with aspirations to become a lawyer.

CAREER BESTS (Through 2011-12 Season)
50-Yard Freestyle 21.08 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/17/2010
100-Yard Freestyle 46.07 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/22/2012)
200-Yard Freestyle 1:41.65 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/22/2012)
500-Yard Freestyle 5:02.36 Patriot Invitational (11/19/2010)
100-Yard Breaststroke 1:06.79 vs. Drexel (11/7/2010)
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