Courtney Bartholomew
Courtney  Bartholomew

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Holland, Mich.

High School:
Holland

Height:
6-0

Event:
Back/IM



07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

04/28/2015

Ten Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Swimming and Diving Teams

Virginia had eight women and two men recognized

03/21/2015

Virginia Finishes Fifth at NCAA Championships, Smith Wins 1,650 Free Title

Cavaliers post highest team finish in program history

03/20/2015

Virginia in Fourth Place After Second Day of NCAAs

Cavaliers finish in the top eight in four events

03/19/2015

Leah Smith Captures 500 Freestyle NCAA Title

400 medley relay finishes second, the highest UVa relay finish ever

2014 U.S. National Team Member
2013 ACC Freshman of the Year

All-American (12)
2015: 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 IM, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay (HM), 400 Free Relay (HM)
2014: 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 Medley Relay
2013:
100 Back (HM), 200 Back (HM)

ACC Champion (10)
2015: 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2014: 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2013:
100 Back, 200 Back

All-ACC (11)
2015:
100 Back, 200 Back, 200 IM, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2014: 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2013:
100 Back, 200 Back

Virginia Career Bests
100 Back:
50.01 (UVa and ACC record)
200 Back: 1:49.35 (UVa and ACC record)
200 IM: 1:55.23 (UVa Record)

2014-15
• NCAA runner-up in both 100 back (50.51) and 200 back (1:49.35 - UVa and ACC record)
• Part of the 400 medley relay that finished second at NCAAs by 0.01
• Also earned All-America honors in the 200 IM, placing fifth in 1:55.71
• Led off 200 medley relay that placed fourth at NCAAs in 1:36.84
• Earned honorable mention All-America honors in 400 free relay that finished 14th in 3:16.13
• Swam in the prelims of the 200 free relay that 14th to earn honorable mention All-America honors
• ACC Champion in 100 back (51.36), 200 back (1:49.87) for third-consecutive season
• Part of ACC Champion 200 medley relay (1:35.88) and 400 medley relay 3:28.79
• Earned All-ACC honors in the 200 IM, placing third in 1:56.53
• Became the second-fasted competitor in the 100 back ever with a 50.01 at the Georgia Fall Invitational, breaking the ACC and UVa record
• Broke the Virginia record in the 200 IM in 1:55.23 at the Georgia Fall Invite
• Undefeated in the 100 back and 200 back during dual-meet season
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Recognized on ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013-14
• Earned All-America honors in the 200 back, finishing third (1:50.84) at the NCAA Championships
• Also earned AA honors in the 100 back, placing fifth (51.12), and in the 200 medley relay, finishing seventh (1:37.21)
• ACC Champion in 100 back and 200 back for second consecutive season
• Led off 200 and 400 medley relays that won ACC titles and broke UVa and ACC records in 1:36.16 and 3:29.42, respectively.
• Placed 20th in the 200 IM in a career-best 1:57.41at NCAAs
• Broke the UVa and ACC record in the 100 back (50.73) at Ohio State Invite, ranking sixth all-time in the history of the event (fourth all-time on American list)
• Set a new UVa and ACC record in the 200 back (1:50.55) at the OSU Invite, placing 11th all-time in the history of the event (sixth all-time on American list)
• Picked up 11 dual-meet wins (6x 200 back, 5x 100 back)
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Honored as a CSCAA Scholar All-American
• Named to the U.S. National Team
• Qualified for the A final in the 50m back and 200m back at the Phillips 66 U.S. National Championships
• Placed sixth in the 50m back and eighth in the 200m back at national meet

2012-13
• Won the consolation final in the 100-yard backstroke (51.63) at the NCAA Championships
• Placed 10th in the 200 back (1:52.72) at NCAAs
• Both times were season-best marks
• Also competed in 200 IM at national meet (37th)
• Named 2013 ACC Freshman of the Year
• ACC Champion in both 100 back and 200 back
• Placed sixth in the 200 IM at ACCs
• Part of the 400-yard medley relay that posted the fourth-fastest time in school history at ACCs (3:35.58)
• Finished second in 200 back and fourth in 100 back at Georgia Fall Invitational
• Picked up 10 dual-meet wins (6x 100 back, 4x 200 back)
• Named team's MVP at year-end banquet
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• A six-time U.S. Junior National Champion (3x - 100m back, 3x - 200m back)
• Three-time Michgian Division 2 Swimmer of the Year
• Member of the Junior National World Team in 2010
• Competed at the U.S. Olympic Trials in the 100m and 200m backstroke
• Helped lead Holland High School to a state championship in 2011
• Served as team captain for Holland her junior and senior years
• Member of the National Honor Society
• A USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
• Member of the honor roll all four years at high school

Personal
• Daughter of Anne and Charles Bartholomew
• Has a brother, Kyle
• Coached by Donald Kimble at Holland High School and Michigan Lakeshore Aquatics