Eric Holden
Eric  Holden

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Orange, Conn.

High School:
Amity Regional

Height:
6-0

Event:
Breast



02/28/2015

Virginia Places Eighth at ACC Championships

Casey places fifth in 1,650 free

01/17/2015

Virginia Splits with Virginia Tech

Cavalier women, Hokie men post victories

12/07/2014

Virginia Concludes Action at Georgia Fall Invitational

Cavaliers break three school records Sunday

02/16/2013

Virginia Finishes Action at Cavalier Invite

Women's ACC Championships start Wednesday

02/15/2013

Action Concludes on First Day of Cavalier Invite

Saturday's prelims begin at 9 a.m.; finals start at 5 p.m.

Virginia Career Bests
100 Breast:
54.98
200 Breast: 1:57.66 (10th all-time at UVa)
200 IM: 1:54.33

2014-15
• Placed 21st in the 200 breast at ACCs
• Earned career-best times in the 100 breast (54.98), 200 breast (1:57.66) and 200 IM (1:54.33) at the Georgia Fall Invitational
• Recognized with the team's Coaches Award for Excellence

2013-14
• Placed second in the 100 breast and third in the 200 breast at the Cavalier Invite
• Posted a career-best mark in the 100 breast (55.34) at the Cavalier Invite
• Finished ninth in the 200 breast and 13th in the 100 breast at the Ohio State Invite
• Swam a career-best 200 breat (2:00.22) at the OSU Invite

2012-13
• Placed second in the 100-yard breaststroke and 200 breast at the Cavalier Invite
• Posted season-best times in the 100 breast (56.16) and 200 breast (2:01.35) in the finals at the Cavalier Invite

Background
• Three-time Connecticut State Open Champion in 100y breaststroke
• Earned All-State honors all four years at Amity Regional High School
• Two-time New Haven RegisterMVP
• Named Amity Regional's Male Athlete of the Year his senior year
• A USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
• Named a Southern Connecticut Conference Scholar Athlete four times
• Served as team captain of Amity Regional his junior and senior years
• Named team's MVP his junior and senior seasons
• Member of the National Honor Society
• A Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT) Scholar

Personal
• Son of Maryellen and Raymond Holden
• Has two sisters, Rachel and Katherine
• Eric and his sisters are triplets that were born at UVa Hospital
• Swam for Todd Rainey at Amity Regional High School
• Coached by Matt Hurst at SoNoCo Swim Club