AS A SOPHOMORE: Finished the season at the BIG EAST Championships and earned a spot in the finals of the 100 Breast … finished 13th overall in the event with respective times of 1:04.67 and 1:04.85 … swam the 200 Breast at the league meet in 2:22.01 and 2:20.59 to place 14th … also competed in the 200 IM (2:05.86) and posted a career-best time at the league meet.
AS A FRESHMAN: Took part in a pair ofsprints, finishing the 100 Free at Miami in 58.47and the 50 Free at the Shamrock Invitational in26.71 … saved her top time in the 100 Breast(1:05.61) for the BIG EAST Championships …also recorded her best 200 Breast (2:19.75) atthe league meet … swam the 200 IM a pair oftimes, finishing the event at the BIG EASTmeet in 2:10.36 while going the distance in2:11.08 during the Irish Invitational … hadankle surgery after season[apos]s end … winner ofthe Beeler-Hipp and Golden Dumbbell awards.
THE GORMLEY FILE: Four-time NISCAAll-American in the 100 Breast, the 200 IMand 200 Medley Relay … USA SwimmingScholastic All-American … earned all-statehonors her junior and senior seasons … earnedall-city and all-conference honors after herjunior and senior seasons … regional championas a senior … prep squad, Langham Creek(Texas), went undefeated during her seniorcampaign … member of the National HonorSociety and Spanish National Honor Society …rafted in South Bend[apos]s East Race … born Oct.27, 1988, in Houston, Texas … daughter ofVikki and Bill Gormley … youngest of fourchildren … sister swam at Texas … enrolled inthe College of Arts and Letters as a preprofessionalstudies major.
Gormley[apos]s Career Bests
|50 Free||26.71||Shamrock Invite (2008)|
|100 Free||58.47||Miami (2008)|
|500 Free||5:23.95||Pittsburgh (2008)|
|1,000 Free||10:54.43||Miami (2008)|
|100 Breast||1:04.85||BIG EAST (2009)|
|200 Breast||2:19.75||BIG EAST (2008)|
|200 IM||2:05.86||BIG EAST (2009)|