Barrett, Bartholomew named MVPs, Seniors honored
By Jeff White (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Cavaliers earn five medals on final day of action
Barrett wins 200 free
Swimming vs. Wisconsin/Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)
Swimming Senior Day (by Matt Riley)
2012: 200 Back
Virginia Career Bests
100 Back: 47.45 (6th all-time at UVa)
200 Back: 1:42.74 (3rd all-time at UVa)
100 Fly: 47.73
200 Fly: 1:49.42
Placed seventh in the 100-yard backstroke, ninth in the 200 back and 11th in the 100-yard butterfly at ACCs
Set career-best times in the 100 back (47.45) and 100 fly (47.73) at the conference meet
Also set a season-best mark in the 200 back (1:43.51) at ACCs
Finished sixth in the 200 back, eighth in the 100 fly and 13th in the 100 back at the Georgia Fall Invitational
Picked up five dual-meet wins (3x - 200 back, 2x - 100 back)
Placed 18th in the 200 back (career-best 1:42.74) and 30th in the 100 back (49.19) at NCAAs
Earned All-ACC accolades with a second-place finish in the 200 back at ACCs
Also placed fifth in the 100 back with a career-best 48.09 at the conference meet
Notched a season-best 48.66 during the prelims of the 100 fly at ACCs
Won the 200 back twice during the dual meet season against NC State and North Carolina
2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in the 200 backstroke
Top qualifier out of the preliminaries in the 200 backstroke with a personal-best time of 1:44.06 at the ACC Championships
Went on to place sixth in the 200 backstroke (1:46.87) at ACCs
Also finished 11th in the 100 butterfly (47.97) swimming in the consolation final
Went faster in the preliminaries with another personal-best time of 47.82
Placed 19th in the 200 butterfly (1:49.42) at the conference meet
Clocked a time of 50.49 in the 100 backstroke vs. Duke (Jan. 23)
Missed the season because of injury
Junior National Team member
Broke national age group record in the 200 backstroke
Olympic Trials qualifier in both the 100 and 200 backstroke
Served as team captain
Son of Greg and Robbye Fox
Has two younger sisters, Paige and Mallory
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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