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Ella Bathurst

Free/Back/IM
Position
Sophomore
Class
Tampa, Fla.
Hometown
Plant HS
High School
Ella Bathurst - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

ACC Champion
2022: 800 Free Relay

All-ACC
2022: 800 Free Relay

Virginia Career Bests
100 Breast:
1:02.11
200 Free:
1:46.02
200 Back: 1:53.42
200 Breast: 2:17.41
200 IM: 1:57.09

2021-22
• Competed in the 200 back, 200 free and 200 IM events at NCAA Championships
• Swam third leg on ACC Champion 800 free relay with meet record and second-fastest time in UVA history
• Finished seventh in the 200 back, 10th in the 200 free and 15th in the 200 IM with career-best times at ACC Championships
• Placed 3rd in the 200 free at the team’s meet against NC State
• Placed 2nd in the 400 medley relay and 200 back at the team’s meet against North Carolina
• Placed 3rd in the 200 back, and 4th in the 200 IM and 400 medley relay at the Tennessee Invitational
• Placed 3rd in the 200 IM and 400 medley relay at the team’s meet against Texas
• Placed 2nd in the 200 free and 200 breast at the team’s meet against Army
• Placed 4th in the 200 IM and 200 medley relay at the team’s meet against California

BACKGROUND
• Six-time Florida State Medalist
• Eight-time Plant High School Record Holder
• Four-time Plant High School MVP
• Two-time Plant High School team captain
• Four-time Plant High School letter winner
• Scholastic All-American
• National Honor Society Member
• BETA Honor Society 

PERSONAL
• Parents are Devon and Ty Bathurst
• Has two brothers, Dane and Cole
• Mom, Devon, swam at University of Minnesota
• Dad, Ty, swam at University of Minnesota
• Moved eight times as a child