Maddie Oliver
Free, Fly

Maddie Oliver

Free, Fly

Year Junior
Height 5-9
Hometown Aldie, Va.
Last School John Champe
Club Team Snow Swimming
Maddie Oliver

Biography

2017-18 (Sophomore): Competed for the Yellow Jackets in the fall before suffering an injury that caused her to miss the entire spring season … Swam for Tech in the 100 and 200 fly events … Recorded the sixth-fastest time for the Yellow Jackets in the 200 fly (2:01.66), which ranks 10th all-time in Tech history, and the seventh-best mark in the 100 fly (55.64) … Totaled four top-five finishes and eight top-10 finishes on the year … Finished runner-up in the 200 fly (2:06.21) in the dual meet versus Delta State … Placed third overall in the 200 fly (2:04.53) in the season-opening meet versus Pittsburgh … Touched the wall in fifth-place overall in the 100 fly (58.06) versus Pittsburgh and in the 100 fly (58.94) at Notre Dame … Finished sixth in the 200 fly (2:09.18) at Northwestern and in the 200 fly (2:06.66) at Georgia … Also placed seventh in the 200 fly (2:08.35) in the dual meet at Notre Dame and eighth overall in the 100 fly (58.94) at nationally ranked Georgia … Placed 13th in the 200 fly (2:01.66) at the Georgia Tech Invitational.

2016-17 (Freshman): Made an immediate impact for the Yellow Jackets in her first year on The Flats competing for Tech in the 100 and 200 fly events all season long … Posted career-best times in the 50 free (24.26), 200 IM (2:18.40), 100 fly (56.36) and 200 fly (2:01.74) on the year … Recorded the fifth-fastest time on the team in the 200 fly (2:01.74) and the eighth-best time in the 100 fly (56.36) … Also turned in the ninth-fastest time on the season for Tech in the 200 IM (2:18.40) … Tallied 11 top-10 individual finishes on the season … Finished third overall in the 150 fly (1:34.52) at the half-double meet versus Georgia Southern … Also took third-place in the 200 fly (2:08.74) in the double-dual meet at Boston College and Pitt, as well as in the 200 fly (2:05.01) against both SCAD and Florida State … Placed fifth in the 200 fly (2:06.75) in the dual meet with Alabama … Touched the wall ninth overall in the 200 fly (2:01.74) at the Georgia Tech Invitational … Competed for the Jackets in the 50 free (24.26), 100 fly (56.36) and 200 fly (2:03.06) at the 2017 ACC Championships.

Before Tech: Lettered for four years at John Champe High School in Aldie, Va. under coach Ryan Webb … Was a three-time team captain … Ranked as high as 23rd overall in the state of Virginia … Led her high school swim team to back-to-back conference championships in 2014 and 2015 … Named to the all-county women’s swim team three times … Also a two-time all-state honoree … Tabbed the team MVP in both 2014 and 2015 … Qualified in two events at the National Club Swimming Association Junior Nationals … Holds eight high school records — 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 fly, 200 IM, and all three relays … A 2014-15 scholastic all-American … Was a four-time recipient of the Potomac Valley Swimming Scholar Athlete Award … A member of the National Honor Society, the National Science Honor Society and the Key Club … Served as a peer tutor and also the editor & chief of the JCHS Magazine her senior season … A four-year honor roll student … A recipient of the Advanced Placement Scholar Award … Graduated in the top-10 percent of her class.

Personal: Full name is Madeline Nicole Oliver … Goes by Maddie … Born Mar. 23, 1998 in Fairfax, Va. … Daughter of Sam and Lynn Oliver … Has two younger siblings named Maren and Sammy … Enjoys spending time with her family, coaching her neighborhood swim team, hiking, cooking and watching movies … Began swimming at the age of six … Chose Georgia Tech because of its amazing program for her major of study, the endless opportunities on campus and in the future after graduation, and the campus atmosphere … Plans to major in biomedical engineering.

 

Oliver’s Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)
EVENTTIMEMEET
50 Free24.262017 ACC Championships
200 IM2:18.40vs. Georgia Southern (9/30/16)
100 Fly55.642017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 Fly2:01.662017 Georgia Tech Invitational