Reigning Maine HS Champ Caroline Mahoney Sends Verbal to Bucknell for 2020

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Sprinter Caroline Mahoney of Coastal Maine Aquatics has verbally committed to Bucknell University in the Patriot League for 2020. She’s a rising senior at Cape Elizabeth High School with strength in the freestyle and backstroke.

I am so excited to announce my verbal commitment to swim and study at Bucknell University! A huge thanks to my family, friends, teammates and coaches for supporting me every step of the way. Can’t wait to be a Bison! #gobucknell

TOP TIMES

  • 50y free – 23.58
  • 100y free – 51.82
  • 50y back – 26.70
  • 100y back – 55.06
  • 200y back – 2:01.20

Mahoney is coming off of a very successful high school junior season, where she helped Cape Elizabeth to a huge team win off of her own individual victories in the 50 free (23.58) and 100 back (55.12).

With her times, Mahoney would’ve made the 100 back A final at the 2019 Patriot League Championships, while she’d have been on the A/B final bubble in the 50 free and 200 back. Her addition to the class of 2024 is key, as Bucknell just graduated Julie Byrne, their 400 medley relay backstroker and conference runner-up in the 200 back, while their 200 medley backstroker Emma Hadley has just one season left with the Bison.

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About Karl Ortegon

Karl Ortegon

Karl Ortegon studied sociology at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, graduating in May of 2018. He began swimming on a club team in first grade and swam four years for Wesleyan.

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