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



10/18/2014

Lee Paces GW Women's Swimming & Diving Against Boston University, Bucknell

Senior Tallies Three First-Place Finishes to Lead Colonials

10/12/2014

GW Women's Swimming & Diving Dominant on Final Day of Quad-Meet

Senior Janica Lee Wins Two Races to Pace Colonials

10/02/2014

GW Women's Swimming & Diving Geared Up for 2014-15

With Addition of Diving, Colonials Look to Make Impact at A-10 Championships

02/23/2014

Myers Wins Gold on Final Day of A-10 Championships

Senior Earns Top Spot in 1,650 Free to Lead Colonials

02/18/2014

@GWSwimming Set for 2014 Atlantic 10 Championships

Colonials Return to SPIRE Institute in Ohio for Second Straight Year


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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