Maria Sheridan

Maria Sheridan:

Maria was born and raised in Charlotte, NC where she grew up swimming for SwimMAC Carolina.  She then went on to swim for her high school team at Charlotte Catholic where she was a four time state champion in both the 200 free and 200 medley relays (courtesy of  She helped lead her high school team to four state titles, and as a junior was runner up in both the 50 free and 100 fly. At Duke, Maria has continued training fly, back and sprint free.


Maria was a part of SwimMAC Carolina where she swam under Alan Pfau, Russ Kasl, David Marsh and James Wike.  While at SwimMAC, Maria qualified for the 2012 Olympic Trials and was a Junior Nationals qualifier in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.


Maria is majoring in Sociology with a minor in Women’s Studies.  She plans to receive a certificate in both Journalism and Markets and Management Studies with aspirations to work in journalism or public relations.

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
scy 50 Free 24.04 12/12/13 2013 Speedo Winter Junior Nationals
Greensboro, NC
scy 100 Back 56.33 02/07/15 2015 Carolina College Cup
Chapel Hill, NC
scy 200 Back 2:01.03 03/28/14 2014 NC SwimMac Tarheel States
North Carolina
scy 100 Fly 55:33 03/23/12 2012 NC SwimMac Tarheel States
North Carolina
lcm 50 Free 27.19 08/05/13 2013 Speedo Junior National Championships
Irvine, CA
lcm 100 Back 1:04.67 07/18/13 2013 NC Swimming Senior LC Championships
Greensboro, NC
lcm 200 Back 2:17.51 08/05/13 2013 Speedo Junior National Championships
Irvine, CA
lcm 100 Fly 1:01.84 06/08/12 2012 NC WAVE Capital City Invitational
North Carolina

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