Paige Madden, who led the UVA swimming team to its first NCAA title and has her eye on Tokyo, has brought the same work ethic and intensity to her life as a student. https://t.co/RrFqlHBg4P
— UVA (@UVA) April 16, 2021
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Friday, April 16, 2021
Class of 2021
UVA Today has been running profiles of some of the students poised to walk the Lawn in May. Today they have a profile of @UVASwimDive’s Paige Madden. You probably know her from her NCAA Championships, but she has her eye on much loftier, and golden, goals. Read the full profile here.
From the first-ever No.1 pick to the 25th No. 1 pick 🧡@IamTinaThompson congratulates @charlicollier on being selected No. 1 overall in the 2021 #WNBADraft presented by @StateFarm. #CountIt pic.twitter.com/Ywy3qhTxOh
— WNBA (@WNBA) April 16, 2021
25 years ago, @UVAWomensHoops head coach Tina Thompson was the first player selected in the very first WNBA draft. As part of its ongoing 25th anniversary celebrations, the league invited Thompson to be part of last night’s draft, sending her congratulations to this year’s first round pick.