Thomas Gordon
Thomas Gordon
Height: 6-0
Weight: 166
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
High School: Enloe
Position: Free
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
9:12.62 1000 Free 3/15/2017 NCAA Div. III Championships
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
 
2018 National Champion 500 Freestyle
1,650 Freestyle
All-America 500 Freestyle 1st
1,650 Freestyle 1st
200 Freestyle 3rd
800 Freestyle Relay 4th
University Athletic Association Swimmer of the Year
UAA Champion 500 Freestyle 
200 Freestyle
800 Freestyle Relay
1,650 Freestyle
All-UAA 500 Freestyle 1st
200 Freestyle 1st
1,650 Freestyle 1st
800 Freestyle Relay 1st
CSCAA Scholar All-America


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."