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Max Edwards

Free/Back/Fly
Position
Sophomore
Class
Winston-Salem, N.C.
Hometown
Ronald Wilson Reagan
High School
Max Edwards - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

All-America
2021: 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay

Virginia Career Bests 
50 Free: 20.06
100 Free: 44.14
100 Back: 46.70 (7th all-time at UVA)
100 Fly: 46.29 (4th all-time at UVA)
200 Fly: 1:50.01

2020-21
• All-ACC Academic Team
• Earned All-America honors with the 200-yard medley relay (8th) and 400-yard medley relay (9th) at NCAA Championships, helping set school records in both relay events
• Finished 24th in the 100-yard butterfly at NCAA Championships
• Placed 16th in the 100-yard backstroke and 17th in the 100-yard butterfly at the ACC Championships
• Finished third in the 100-yard backstroke and 100-yard butterfly in the team’s double dual meet against Tennessee and Alabama
• Placed second in the 200-yard butterfly against Navy

2019-20
• NCAA Championships cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Helped the 200-yard medley relay to a fourth-place finish at the ACC Championships
• Placed 13th at the ACC Championships in the 100-yard backstroke with a career-best time of 46.97
• Finished 17th in the 100-yard butterfly at the ACC Championships with a career-best time of 46.45
• Placed 12th in the 100-yard butterfly and 14th in the 100-yard backstroke at the USC Trojan Invite
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Named the 2019 Most Outstanding Male Performer at North Carolina 4A State Championships
• 2019 state champion in the 50 free and 100 fly
• Holds the North Carolina state record in the 50 free and 100 fly
• Earned a silver medal in the 200 medley relay and a bronze medal in the 100 fly at the 2018 Winter Junior National Championships

Personal
• Undeclared
• Son of Angela and Matthew Edwards
• Has a sister, Madison
• Mother, Angela, swam for UVA