Ellen Thomas
Ellen  Thomas

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Guildford, United Kingdom

High School:
Guildford

Height:
5-7

Event:
Free/Fly



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

03/18/2015

Virginia Women to Begin NCAA Championships Thursday

National meet runs Thursday through Saturday in Greensboro, N.C.

03/04/2015

Virginia Women Qualify 11 for NCAA Championships

National meet to be held in Greensboro, N.C., March 19-21

All-American
2014:
200 Free Relay (HM)

Virginia Career Bests
50 Free:
22.14 (2nd all-time at UVa)
100 Free: 48.92 (4th all-time at UVa)
200 Free: 1:48.29
100 Fly: 52.49 (3rd all-time at UVa)

2013-14
• Earned Honorable Mention All-America honors with the 200 free relay at the NCAA Championships
• Part of the 200 free relay that broke the school record in the 200 free relay (1:28.97) at NCAAs
• Placed ninth in the 50 free, 10th in the 100 free and 20th in the 100 fly at the ACC Championships
• Set season-best times in the 50 free (22.38), 100 free (49.37) and 100 fly (54.24) at ACCs
• Finished fifth in the 50 free, 11th in the 100 free and 20th in the 200 free at the Ohio State Invite
• Time in the 200 free (1:49.68) was a season-best time.
• Picked up a win in the 50 free against Pitt
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Holds numerous County and South East England records
• Competed in second round of British Olympic Trials, including a career-best 27.43 in the 50m fly
• Represented her county at 2011 UK Schools Games
• Served as Guildford team captain for 2012-13season
• Won title of National Schools Modern Biathlon Champion for her age group in 2011
• Won title of World Schools Modern Biathlon Champion for 17/18 age group in 2012

Personal
• Daughter of Tracy and Jonathan Thomas
• Has a younger brother, Elliot