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Rachel Politi
Rachel  Politi

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bexley, Ohio

High School:
Columbus School for Girls

Event:
Fly/Free


06/22/2016

Twelve Cavaliers Named CSCAA Scholar All-Americans

Women’s Program honored as Scholar All-America Team

Virginia Career Bests
100 Fly:
55.62
200 Fly: 
1:57.42
200 IM:
1:59.65
400 IM:
4:11.07

2016-17
• Finished seventh in the 400-yard individual medley, 13th in the 200-yard individual medley and 14th in the 200-yard butterfly at the ACC Championships 
• Set a career best at the ACC Championships in the 200-yard individual medley (1:59.65) and the 400-yard individual medley (4:11.07) 
• Placed seventh in the 400-yard individual medley, eighth in the 200-yard butterfly and 16th in the 200-yard individual medley at the UGA Fall Invite 


2015-16
• Placed second in 200-yard individual medley, third in 400-yard individual medley and fourth in 200-yard butterfly at ECAC Championships
• Set season-best marks in 200-yard individual (2:02.50) and 400-yard individual medley (4:18.27) at ECACs
• Posted season-best times in 100-yard butterfly (55.62) and 200-yard butterfly (2:00.78) at UGA Fall Invitational
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background

• NISCA/Speedo High School All-American
• USA Scholastic All-American
• Ohio state runner-up in 100-yard butterfly and 200-yard freestyle relay
• Earned AP Scholars Award at the Columbus School for Girls

Personal
• Daughter of Julie and Joel Politi
• Has three younger sisters, Leah, Annie and Nina

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