Abbey Fusco Picks Up Win in 500 Free to Pace Colonials
Colonials Wrap 2014 Portion of Season at Patriot Invitational
Quintet Leads Colonials on Afternoon
Rookies and Sophomore Lead Colonials Against Retrievers
Senior Tallies Three First-Place Finishes to Lead Colonials
Prior to GW: Swam for two seasons at Iowa...Owns Hawkeyes' ninth-fastest 50-yard freestyle in program history (23.21) which she set at the 2014 Big Ten Championships...Was a member of the 200 free relay team that posted the fifth-best time in school history (1:32.50) at the Hawkeye Invitational...Recorded career-best times in the 100 free (51.44) and 100 back (57.47) at the Big Ten Championships...Named to Big Ten All-Academic Team.
High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner and senior captain at University High School...Two-Time NISCA All-American...Helped squad to California state championship titles from 2010-11 and a second-place finish in 2012...Captained squad as a senior...Holds school records in the 50 free (23.72), 100 free (51.72) and 100 back (56.98)...Was a Junior National qualifier in the 50 free...Twice named a Scholastic All-American...Also swam for JCC Waves...Recipient of National Merit Scholarship.
Personal: Born Margaret Ann Hofstadter on Oct. 30, 1994 in New Haven, CT...Daughter of Maura and Paul Hofstadter...Has a younger brother, William...Intends to major in psychology at GW.