Swimming & Diving Alumna Honored by Diverse Magazine
Professor Christopher Cahill of the Chemistry Department is Student-Athletes' Choice for Professor of the Year
Reinker, Zebley Pace Colonials on Final Day of Competition
Colonials Maintain Third Place After Two Days of Competition
Abbey Fusco Picks Up Win in 500 Free to Pace Colonials
2014-15: Swam career-fastest times in the 100-yd freestyle (53.41) and 200-yd IM (2:06.65) at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 20-22)...Time in the 200-yd IM was good for sixth on GW's all-time list...Posted season-best times in the 50-yd free (24.72), 100-yd breaststroke (1:05.41), and 200-yd breast (2:21.62) at Patriot Invitational...Swam season-fastest times in the 200-yd free (1:57.16) and 100-yd butterfly (1:02.13) at the American-Catholic-Loyola Quad meet (Oct. 11)...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List...Member of Fall 2014 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2013-14: Swam second leg of first-place finishing 400-yard medley relay that set a new school record in 3:48.65 at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 21)...Also swam second leg of 200 medley relay that took home fifth at the 2014 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 19) in 1:44.18, .04 seconds shy of the GW record...Won the B Final of the 100-yard breaststroke and took home ninth overall at the A-10 Championships in 1:04.54, good for third on GW's all-time list...13th-place finishing time of 2:21.21 in the 200 breast at the A-10 Championships ranks third on Colonials' all-time list...Took home fifth in the 200 IM at the Patriot Invite in a career-fastest time of 2:06.78, good for sixth on GW's top times list...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List...Member of Spring 2014 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2012-13: Swam second leg of school record-setting 200-yard medley relay (1:44.14) that finished sixth at the A-10 Championships (Feb. 20)...Took home second in the B final, 10th overall, in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.52) and fifth in the B final, 13th overall, in the 200 breast (2:23.14) at the league championships...Swam a career-best time of 1:04.99 in the prelims of the 100 breast at the conference meet, good for fourth on GW's all-time list...Helped Colonials win tri-meet against American and Catholic (Oct. 13) with a meet-high four first-place finishes...Swam career-best times in the 50-yard freestyle (24.60) and the 200-yard individual medley (2:07.18) at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 15) to sit fourth on GW's all-time list...Set a career best time of 54.35 seconds in the 100 free against Drexel (Nov. 3)...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List and Fall 2012 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.2011-12: Had breakout freshman campaign with Colonials...Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on Oct. 24...Broke Drexel Pool record in 200-yard breaststroke with a first-place time of 2:24.03...Swam lead off leg of 200-yard medley relay that broke the Drexel Pool record with a time of 1:49.79 (Nov. 5)...Won the 200 IM against Drexel...Set career-best times at the Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 22) in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.68), the 200-yard breaststroke (2:21.53) and the 200-yard individual medley (2:07.60)...Set a career mark in the 50-yard freestyle at George Mason (Jan. 28) with a time of 25.01 seconds...Against Drexel (Nov. 5) swam a time of 1:56.78 in the 200-yard freestyle...Won the 200 IM and the 100 and 200 breast at the Catholic-American tri-meet (Oct. 15)...Won the 100 and 200 breast and swam the second leg of the 200-yard medley relay against Bucknell (Oct. 22)...Won the 200 breast against UMBC (Oct. 29)...Named to GW Department of Athletics and Recreation Academic Dean's List...Named to Fall 2011 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: 2010-11 Provincial Champion in 100-meter breaststroke...Provincial and national medalist...Olympic Trial qualifier in 100- and 200-meter breaststroke events...Named team MVP in 2009-10...Earned Outstanding Achievement Award and Swimmer of the Year during 2009-10 season...Team won ROPSAA Regional Championship her senior year...Member of honor roll...Earned Technology Award...Also swam for Mississauga Aquatic Club...Member of Mississauga Lifesaving Club.
Personal: Born Janica Lee on Nov. 26, 1993...Daughter of Julia Lung...Youngest of four girls...Sisters are Joanna, Jorgina and Justina and has one younger brother, Jeffrey...Sister Joanna swam for Harvard...Aspires to major in exercise science and attend graduate school.
|50-Yard Freestyle||24.60||Patriot Invitational (11/15/2012)|
|100-Yard Freestyle||53.41||Patriot Invitational (11/22/2014)|
|200-Yard Freestyle||1:55.86||Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)|
|100-Yard Breaststroke||1:04.54||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|200-Yard Breaststroke||2:21.21||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|100-Yard Butterfly||1:01.99||vs. Drexel (11/3/2012)|
|200-Yard Individual Medley||2:06.65||Patriot Invitational (11/21/2014)|
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