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Three diving school records fall
Swimming Senior Day (by Matt Riley)
Virginia Career Bests
200 Free: 1:56.75
500 Free: 4:57.68
1000 Free: 10:03.52
1650 Free: 17:06.74
400 IM: 4:34.74
Only competed against Duke and at the Cavalier Invite because of injury
Set a career-best time of 1:56.75 in the 200-yard freestyle at the Cavalier Invite
Swam a career-best 4:57.68 in the 500 free and 4:34.74 in the 400 IM against Duke
Set a career-best 10:03.52 in the 1,000 free against NC State
Touched second in the 500 and 1,000 free against Pitt and 500 free against NC State
Went a season-best 4:59.99 in the 500 freestyle to place third at the Terrapin Invitational
Also posted a personal best in the 1650 freestyle (17:06.74) in College Park
Clocked a time of 1:56.96 in the 200 freestyle vs. Princeton and Virginia Tech (Nov. 12)
Swam a mark of 4:37.05 in the 400 IM vs. the Tigers and Hokies
Finished the 1000 free in 10:25.31 at home vs. Penn State and Indiana (Nov. 20)
Clocked a time of 5:00.78 in the 500 freestyle in her first collegiate meet against Florida (Oct. 9)
Fastest time in the 1000 freestyle (10:15.52) came at Kentucky (Nov. 7)
Recorded a mark of 17:14.58 in the 1650 freestyle at the UVa Invitational (Dec. 5)
Also swam a time of 4:39.49 in the 400 IM at the UVa Invitational
Two-time all-state selection
Minnesota State champion in the 500 freestyle
Three-time all-conference selection
Twice named team MVP Served as team captain
Two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
Also competed in lacrosse and led team to two state-runner up finishes
Born March 19, 1991
Daughter of Peter and Colleen Grant
Has two sisters, Jennings and Collins, and a brother, Tripp
Sister, Jennings, was a member of the UVa swimming team from 2008-11
Dad, Peter, was a rower at UVa
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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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