2011: 200 IM (HM), 400 IM (HM)
UVA Career Bests
200 IM: 1:44.51*
400 IM: 3:45.89
200 Fly: 1:44.68
*Virginia school record
Owns the Virginia school record in the 200 individual medley
Also ranks third in the 400 IM and seventh in the 200 butterfly on Virginia's all-time top times list
A seven-time All-ACC selection
2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 200 butterfly
Earned All-ACC accolades with a second-place finish in the 200 IM (1:45.90) at ACCs
Also placed fourth in the 400 IM (season-best 3:49.44) and fifth in the 200 fly (1:45.81) at the conference meet
Set season-best marks in the 200 fly (1:45.73) and 200 IM (1:45.73) in prelims at ACCs
Won the 200 fly against Pitt
Set the Virginia record in the 200 individual medley (1:44.51) during the preliminaries at the NCAA Championships
Also competed in the 400 individual medley and 200 butterfly in his NCAA Championships debut
Finished 13th in the 200 IM (1:45.08) and 14th in the 400 IM (3:45.89) to collect honorable mention All-America accolades
Placed 19th in the 200 butterfly (1:45.08) at the national meet
Recorded second-place finishes to earn all-conference honors in all three of his events at the ACC Championships (200 IM - 1:45.26; 400 IM - 3:47.33; 200 butterfly - 1:44.68)
Also swam on the second-place 200 freestyle relay team at ACCs
Earned all-conference honors in all three of his events - 200 butterfly, 200 IM and 400 IM - at his first ACC Championships
Took third in the 200 IM with a time of 1:46.45; his prelim mark of 1:46.09 was the fastest of the year
Also placed third in both the 400 IM (3:47.80) and 200 butterfly (1:45.20) at ACCs
Two-time Eastern Conference Swimmer of the Year
State record holder in two events
Won two state championship titles
Olympic Trials qualifier in 200 IM and 400 IM
Member of 2008-09 National Junior Team
National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society member
Served as treasurer of National Honor Society
Son of Ross and Karen Houser
One brother, Christopher, and one sister, Elizabeth
Father, Ross, swam and played football at Rutgers University (1968-72)
Brother, Christopher played basketball for Washington and Jefferson (2001-05)
Sister, Elizabeth, currently plays softball at Brevard College
Headed a food drive for Spanish families in need during holiday season
Intends to major in psychology
'Hoos Savor Long-Awaited BreakthroughFootball9/25/16The 'Hoos picked up their first victory of the season -- also their first under head coach Bronco Mendenhall -- Saturday at Scott Stadium.'Hoos Stay Positive in Face of AdversityFootball9/23/16Coming off back-to-back road games, Virginia (0-3) hosts Central Michigan (3-0) at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Scott Stadium.Darden Workshop Offers Coaches Fresh PerspectiveGeneral Release9/22/16More than a dozen coaches and staffers from UVA Athletics recently participated in a professional development workshop at the Darden School of Business.
Director of News Content
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.
Virginia Swimming and Diving Announces 2016-17 Schedule
Swimming & Diving | 9/13/2016
Virginia swimming and diving head coach Augie Busch announced the Cavaliers’ 2016-17...
Trio of Cavaliers Named Preseason All-Americans
Swimming & Diving | 9/12/2016
A trio of Virginia swimming seniors, Kaitlyn Jones, Laura Simon and Leah Smith, have been named...
Leah Smith Finishes Sixth in 800m Freestyle Final
Swimming & Diving | 8/12/2016
Virginia swimming rising senior Leah Smith finished sixth in the 800m freestyle final on Friday...
After 20 Years, Thomas has Gained a Golden Perspective
Swimming & Diving | 8/12/2016
Melanie (Valerio) Thomas became UVA swimming and diving's first Olympic gold medalist at the 1996...
Smith Wins Olympic Gold with U.S. 4x200m Freestyle Relay
Swimming & Diving | 8/10/2016
Virginia swimming rising senior Leah Smith won Olympic gold with the United States 4x200-meter...
Kaeser Finishes 20th in 200m Breaststroke in Rio
Swimming & Diving | 8/9/2016
Virginia swimming class of 2016 graduate Yannick Kaeser placed 20th in the men's 200-meter...
Leah Smith Earns Bronze in 400m Freestyle at Rio Olympics
Swimming & Diving | 08/07/2016
Virginia rising senior swimmer Leah Smith captured the bronze medal in the women's 400-meter...
Kaeser Wins 100m Breaststroke Heat at Rio Olympics
Swimming & Diving | 08/06/2016
Recent UVA swimming graduate Yannick Kaeser competed in the men's 100-meter breaststroke Saturday...
- Online Stores