Thomas Gordon
Thomas Gordon
Height: 6-0
Weight: 166
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
High School: Enloe
Position: Free
Major: Undeclared
Parents: John & Mary-Benton Gordon

Career Best Times:

22.57 50 Free 10/22/2016 vs. Queens University
47.25 100 Free 12/1/2016 Miami Invitational
1:37.08* 200 Free 3/15/2017 NCAA Div. III Championships
4:22.69 500 Free 3/15/2017 NCAA Div. III Championships
9:36.99 1000 Free 10/22/2016 vs. Queens University
15:12.80* 1650 Free 3/15/2017 NCAA Div. III Championships
51.83 100 Fly 10/24/2015 vs. Birmingham-Southern
1:53.24 200 Fly 12/3/2015 Miami Invitational
1:59.03 200 IM 1/28/2017 vs. UGA

* - Emory record

Honors:

2016 All-America 800 Free Relay 3rd
200 Free 4th
500 Free 4th
1650 Free 4th
UAA Champion 1650 Free
All-UAA 1650 Free 1st
500 Free 3rd
 
2017 All-America 200 Free 2nd
500 Free 3rd
1650 Free 3rd
800 Free Relay 4th
UAA Champion 500 Free
800 Free Relay
All-UAA 500 Free 1st
800 Free Relay 1st
1650 Free 2nd
U.S National Championships Participant 1,500 Free 46th
800 Free 49th


Prior to Emory:
 Was a four-year letterwinner for the Enloe High School swim team...Named a 2014 Scholastic All-American...Selected All-Conference as a junior and senior and was named to the All-Metro Team as a senior...4x Academic All-Conference selection...Helped the team to the Cap-8 Championship in 2012...YMCA National Championship club member in 2012...Swam personal best times in the 200 Free (1:40.34), 500 Free (4:31.89) and 1,000 Free (9:20.13) as a senior.

Personal: Born on June 27, 1997...Father participated on the crew team at Syracuse University. 

Why he chose Emory?: "I chose Emory for the combination of top-notch academics and athletics as well as the supportive team atmosphere and coaching staff."