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Athena Vanyo

Fly/IM
Position
Freshman
Class
Charlottesville, Va.
Hometown
Monticello
High School / Club
Athena Vanyo - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

BACKGROUND
• Four-time Virginia Swimming All-Star Team (2016-19)
• Two-time All-Central Virginia Girls Swimming & Diving Team (2019-20)
• Swam for Cavalier Aquatics club team
• 2019 Monticello Swimming MVP
• Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-America Team (2019-21)
• Named Daily Progress Athlete of the Week (Feb. 3, 2020)
• Attended Virginia Governors Health and Medical Sciences Academy from 2018-2021
• Science National Honors Society Member (2020-21)

PERSONAL
• Parents are Brian and Svetlana Vanyo
• Has two sisters, Sofie and Vivian
• Mother, Svetlana, qualified for the Russian Olympic Swimming Team in 1996 and competed in the 1996 Olympics
• Father, Brian, played basketball for the US Naval Academy