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Sam Magnan
Sam  Magnan

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bethlehem, Pa.

High School:
Freedom

Event:
Free


08/12/2015

Cavaliers Conclude Action at Phillips 66 National Championships

UVa swimmers hit 21 Olympic Trials standards

All-ACC
2016:
1,650 Free

Virginia Career Bests
200 Free:
1:36.44
500 Free:
4:17.36
1,000 Free:
9:09.77
1,650 Free:
15:06.45

2016-17
• Finished seventh in the 500-yard freestyle, 15th in the 1650-yard freestyle and 21st in the 200-yard freestyle at the ACC Championships 
• Finished third in the 1650-yard freestyle, fifth in the 500 yard freestyle and 13th in the 200-yard freestyle at the UGA Fall Invite 

• Won the 1000-yard freestyle against UNC, Duke, Pitt and Virginia Tech and the 500-yard freetyle against Virginia Tech and Pitt 

2015-16
• Earned All-ACC honors with a third-place finish in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a season-best 15:06.45 at ACC Championships
• Also placed seventh in the 500 free at ACCs
• Set a season-best 200 free (1:38.50) at ACCs
• Posted a season-est 500 free (4:19.70) at UGA Fall Invitational

Background

• Junior National champion in 1,500m free
• United States Junior National Team member
• NISCA/Speedo High School All-American
• USA Scholastic All-American

Personal
• Son of Pamela and Mike Magnan
• Has two older siblings, Jake and Molly
• Sister, Molly, swims at Vermont
• Brother, Jake, swam at Delaware

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