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John Denning
John  Denning

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chesapeake, Va.

High School:
Great Bridge

Height:
5-8

Event:
Fly/IM/Free


04/11/2017

Gould and Denning Named 2017 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars

The award recognizes student-athletes for athletic and academic excellence

07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

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

11/07/2014

Cavaliers Complete First-Day Action Against Penn State and Michigan

Virginia picks up six event wins

Virginia Career Bests
500 Free:
4:35.88
100 Back: 50.49
200 Back: 1:51.12
100 Fly: 48.52
200 Fly: 1:47.11

2015-16
• Won 200-yard butterfly in season-best 1:49.14 at ECAC Championships
• Also placed seventh in 100 fly and 16th in 100 back at ECACs
• Recorded season-best mark in 100 fly (49.37) at ECACs
• Set season-best mark in 100 back (50.70) at UGA Fall Invitational
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014-15

• Placed 22nd in the 200 fly at ACCs
• Set a career-best in the 100 fly (48.52) at ACCs
• Earned career-best times in the 500 free (4:35.88) and 200 fly (1:47.11) at the Georgia Fall Invitational
• Recognized on ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013-14
• Placed second in the 200 fly, third in the 100 back and fourth in the 100 fly at the Cavalier Invite
• Posted season-best times in the 100 back (50.49), 100 fly (49.10) and 200 fly (1:47.80) at same meet
• Finished 11th in the 200 fly, 19th in the 100 fly and 29th in the 100 back at the Ohio State Invite
• Posted a season-best time in the 200 back (1:51.12) at the OSU Invite
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• NCSA Junior National finalist in 100 fly, 200 fly and 100 back
• Earned first place at 2013 Virginia Swimming SC Senior Championships
• Four-time Tidewater Aquatic Club Coach's Award recipient
• Three-time Great Bridge High School MVP
• Member of the National Honor Society
• Scholastic All-American
• AP Scholar with Honor

Personal
• Son of Sara and Michael Denning
• Has a younger sister, Lori

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