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Lexi Cuomo

Free/Back/Fly
Position
Senior
Class
Clifton, Va.
Hometown
Centreville
High School
Lexi Cuomo - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

NCAA Champion
2022:
200 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay

All-America
2022:
50 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay
2021: 
100 Fly, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2020: 50 Free, 100 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay

ACC Champion
2022: 200 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay
2021: 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2020: 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay

All-ACC
2022: 200 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay
2021: 50 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay
2020: 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay

Virginia Career Bests 
50 Free: 21.80 (5th all-time at UVA)
100 Free: 48.43 (9th all-time at UVA)
100 Back: 55.29
100 Fly:
50.65 (2nd all-time at UVA)

2022-23
• Placed fifth in the 100 fly at the Tennessee Invitational
• Placed sixth in the 100 free at the Tennessee Invitational

2021-22
• Won NCAA relay titles with 200 medley relay and 200 free relay, setting a meet record with the 200 medley relay at NCAA Championships
• Swam career-best time in prelims (21.80) and finished 14th in the 50 free, added a 15th-place finish in the 100 fly at NCAA Championships
• Set American, NCAA and US Open records with 200 free relay and 200 medley relay at ACC Championships
• Finished seventh in the 50 free, eighth in the 100 fly and 11th in the 100 free at ACCs
• Won the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay, finished seventh in the 50 free and finished eighth in the 100 fly at ACC Championships
• Third in the 50 free against NC State
• Placed second with the 400 medley relay against North Carolina
• Won the 200 medley relay and was second in the 400 free relay at the Tennessee Invitational
• Part of winning 200 free relay against Texas
• Won the 100 back vs. Army
• Won the 200 free relay and was third in the 100 fly at Cal
• All-ACC Academic Team
• CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

2020-21
• Five-time All-American
• Placed eighth in the 100-yard butterfly to earn All-America honors at the NCAA Championships
• Finished second at NCAAs with four relay teams (200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay)
• Earned All-ACC honors in the 50-yard freestyle (2nd) and 100-yard butterfly (2nd) and was fourth in the 100-yard freestyle at the ACC Championships
• Swam the butterfly leg of the American Record setting 200 medley relay at ACCs
• Swam on the ACC Champion 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay
• Won the 100-yard butterfly against Virginia Tech
• Finished third in the 50 free and seventh in the 100-yard butterfly against Tennessee and Alabama
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

2019-20
• NCAA Championships cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Earned All-America honors in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle, 100-yard butterfly, 200-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard freestyle relay by qualifying for the NCAA Championships in the events
• Won an ACC title with the 200-yard freestyle relay team
• Placed fifth at the ACC Championships in the 100-yard butterfly
• Finished seventh in the 100-yard freestyle and ninth in the 50-yard freestyle at ACCs
• Holds the third fastest time in school history in the 100-yard butterfly, fourth fastest time in the 50-yard freestyle and eighth fastest time in the 100-yard freestyle
• Advanced to the B final in the 100-yard freestyle, 100-yard backstroke and 100-yard butterfly at the Tennessee Invitational
• Placed 10th in the 100-yard freestyle and 12th in the 100-yard butterfly at the Tennessee Invitational
• Finished 11th in the 200-yard butterfly and 12th in the 100-yard freestyle at the USC Trojan Invitational
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Two-time Virginia High School League (VHSL) 6A 200 free relay champion
• Recorded the 6A VHSL Northern Region title in the 100 fly and 50 free
• Runner up at the VHSL 6A State Championships in the 100 fly four consecutive years
• 2017 AT&T U18 Winter National Champion in the 100 fly
• 2016 U.S. Olympic Trail qualifier in the 100 fly
• Set Centreville high school record in the 50, 100 and 200 free, 100 fly, 100 back and 200 IM

Personal
• Majoring in chemical engineering
• Daughter of Lori and Pete Cuomo
• Has three sisters, Juliana, Kylie and Mattie Rose
• Sister, Kylie, swam at ODU