The George Washington University: Women's Swimming

Carly Whitmer
Carly Whitmer

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Scotch Plains, NJ

High School:
Mount Saint Mary Academy

Height:
5-7

Position:
Fly/Free

Major:
International business & finance



11/23/2014

GW Women's Swimming and Diving Takes Third at Patriot Invite

Reinker, Zebley Pace Colonials on Final Day of Competition

11/21/2014

GW Women's Swimming and Diving Holds Rank at Patriot Invite

Colonials Maintain Third Place After Two Days of Competition

11/20/2014

GW Women's Swimming and Diving in Third at Patriot Invite

Abbey Fusco Picks Up Win in 500 Free to Pace Colonials

11/09/2014

GW Women's Swimming and Diving Defeated at Towson

Colonials Wrap 2014 Portion of Season at Patriot Invitational

11/01/2014

GW Women's Swimming and Diving Edged by Drexel

Quintet Leads Colonials on Afternoon


2013-14: Had breakout freshman season with Colonials...Snapped GW's 200-yard butterfly record twice - first in the prelims of the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 23) in 2:03.40 and again in the finals when she won the event in 2:02.49...Finished third in the 100 fly at the Patriot Invitational with a career-best time of 56.17 seconds, good for fourth on GW's all-time list...Registered a fastest time of 1:00.64 in the 100-yard backstroke and 24.68 seconds in the 50-yard freestyle at the Patriot Invite...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List...Member of Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.

High School: Twice named a National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association (NISCA) All-American in 2010 and 2011...Member of Star-Ledger All-State Second Team...Three-time All-Skyland Conference and All-Non-Public team honoree from 2010-12...Named to All-Somerset County team for four straight years from 2010-13...Took home the 200-yard medley relay title at the 2011 New Jersey Meet of Champions...Helped squad to 2011 and 2013 Non-Public Parochial B State crowns...Three-time New Jersey Independent Schools Association 100 fly champion...Holds three New Jersey Independent School records in the 200-yard medley relay (1:47.95), 100-yard butterfly (55.03) and 400-yard freestyle relay (3:37.35)...Tabbed Mount Saint Mary Academy 2012-13 Athlete of the Year...Also competed for Westfield YMCA and Plainfield Country Club...Three-time USA Swimming Academic All-American...Member of National Honors Society...Served as Vice President of National Italian Honors Society and National Latin Honors Society...Member of Italian and Latin Clubs...Recipient of Maxima Cum Laude award and Outstanding English III Award.

Personal: Born Carly Christine Whitmer on Jan. 24, 1995 in Summit, NJ...Daughter of Regina and Kevin Whitmer...Has a younger brother, Griffin, and a younger sister, Olivia...Majoring in international business and finance.

CAREER BESTS (Through 2013-14 Season)
50-Yard Freestyle 24.68 Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)
50-Yard Backstroke 29.29 vs. Georgetown (1/18/2014)
100-Yard Backstroke 1:00.64 Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)
100-Yard Butterfly 56.17 Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)
200-Yard Butterfly 2:02.49 Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)
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