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Serge Gould

Back/IM
Position
Senior
Class
Bethesda, Md.
Hometown
Walt Whitman
High School

Virginia Career Bests
1650 Free: 15:45.97
100 Back:
50.67
200 Back: 1:48.28
200 Breast: 2:01.83
200 IM: 1:46.26
400 IM: 3:48.99

2013-14
Placed 15th in the 400 IM and 18th in the 200 IM at the ACC Championships
Also finished 29th in the 200 breast at ACCs
Set career-bests in the 200 breast (2:01.83), 200 IM (1:46.26) and 400 IM (3:48.99) at ACCs
Finished ninth in the 200 IM, 12th in the 400 IM, 14th in the 100 breast and 15th in the 200 breast at the Ohio State Invite
Picked up the first dual-meet win of his career in the 200 IM against Navy

2012-13
Set a career-best time in the 400-yard individual medley (3:53.42) in a 10th-place finish at the Georgia Fall Invitational
Placed second in the 200 IM at the Cavalier Invite

2011-12
Set career-best marks in the 1,650 free (15:45.97), 200 breast (2:02.59) and 400 IM (3:53.54) at ACCs
Best individual dual meet finish was second in the 1000 free against Duke

2010-11
Anchored the 200 freestyle relay team and led-off the 400 medley relay squad (50.67) that both claimed first-place honors at the Terrapin Invitational
Also finished third in the 200 backstroke (1:48.28) at the Terrapin Invitational
Recorded season-best times in the 200 breaststroke (2:14.77) and 200 IM (1:54.71) at home vs. Princeton and Virginia Tech (Nov. 13)

High School
All-American
Selected to 2010 Montgomery County second team
Named to 2010 Washington Post All-Met second team
Served as team captain
Four-time Scholar Athlete
Won W.E.B. Du Bois Academic Award (2007) and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. Book Award (2009)
Awarded the 2010 Montgomery County Alliance of Black School Educators Certificate of Excellence
Four-time winner of the African-American Academic Excellence Award

Personal
Son of Jeffrey Gould and Mame Astou Gould
Has a younger sister, Audrey
Volunteered for the Cure for Autism triathlon