Gillcrist earns fourth first-team award
Women's swimming vs. Johns Hopkins and Towson (Jan. 25, 2017). Photos by Phil Hoffmann.
Athletic Honors –– Earned Second-Team All-Patriot League honors in 2017.
2016-17 –– Placed second in both breaststroke events at the Patriot League Championship ... attained season-best times in both events (1:02.21, 2:17.91) as well as in the 200 IM (2:07.96) at the meet ... totaled seven breaststroke wins during the regular season (four in 200 breast) ... posted an NCAA B cut time in the 100 breaststroke.
High School –– Graduated from Colonial Forge High School ... earned three letters as a member of the school’s swimming team ... won the 100 breaststroke at the 2015 conference meet and the 2016 regional championship ... twice was tabbed as the MVP of the team ... garnered all-county honors as both a junior and senior ... earned All-America honors in the sport ... also was a member of the school’s field hockey team and was the squad’s 2014 MVP ... was a member of the student council and the National Honor Society ... was selected as the 2016 Social Studies Student of the Year.
Personal –– Ocean engineering major ... father played four years of football at Chico State.