Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Gemma Atherley

Jan. 15, 2018

Name: Gemma Atherley
Sport: Women's Swimming and Diving
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Jersey, Channel Islands

Atherley won three times Saturday as GW split a tri-meet against local foes American and Georgetown, highlighted by a Reeves Aquatic Center pool record in the 200-yard freestyle. The sophomore from the Channel Islands finished in 1:52.38, nearly four seconds clear of the field.

Atherley also claimed the 500-yard freestyle in 5:03.01 and teamed with Abigail Fusco, Hannah Kopydlowski and Lynn Zhang to win the meet-closing 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:38.45.

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