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Charlie Rommel
Charlie  Rommel


East Amherst, N.Y.

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Virginia Finishes Second Day of ACC Championships

Cavaliers sit in fourth place


Cavaliers Conclude First Day of ACC Championships

Virginia sits in fourth place


Virginia Splits with Virginia Tech

Cavalier women, Hokie men post victories


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Corbett breaks school record in women's 3-meter diving


Virginia Men Finish First Day of NCAAs

Kolod places 23rd in 1-meter diving

Virginia Career Bests
50 Free:
19.92 (5th all-time at UVa)
100 Free: 44.36
100 Fly: 49.39

• Finished 14th in the 50 free at the ACC Championships
• Posted a career-best time in the 50 free (19.92) at ACCs
• Set season-best marks in the 100 free (45.28) and 100 fly (50.53) at ACCs

• Was a relay alternate for the NCAA Championships
• Placed 19th in the 50 free at the ACC Championships in a season-best time of 20.00
• Also set season-best times in the 100 free (44.83) and 100 fly (49.39)
• Anchored the 200 medley relay at ACCs that broke the school record in 1:24.98
• Part of the 200 free relay at ACCs that ranks fourth all-time in school history in 1:18.39
• Placed seventh in the 50 free and 19th in the 100 free at the Ohio State Invite
• Won the 50 free against Pitt and Navy

• Placed 13th in the 100-yard freestyle and 16th in the 50 free at ACCs
• Set a career-best in the 50 free (19.98) in a lead off split at ACCs
• Notched a career-best in the 100 free (44.36) at the conference meet
• Placed fifth in the 50 free and 13th in the 100 free at the Georgia Fall Invitational
• Finished second four times during the dual meet season (3x - 50 free, 1x - 100 free)

2011-12 (at Maryland)
• Posted second-best time on team in the 50 free (20.48) and 100 free (44.86)
• Finished 18th in the 100 free (44.96) at the 2012 ACC Championships
• Helped the 200 free relay team finish ninth (1:20.20) and the 200 medley relay take fifth (3:15.16) at the same meet


• New York state champion and record holder in 200 medley relay
• Finished eighth in 50 free at 2011 Summer Junior Nationals
• Two-year captain at Clarence
• Named a Scholar Athlete his sophomore, junior and senior years
• Listed on the honor roll three years
• A New York State volunteer fighfighter

• Son of Time and Rand Rommel
• Has a sister, Dina
• Coached by Eric McClearen at Clarence


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