Michael Craddock

  • Michael
  • Craddock

  • Event
    Freestyle/Individual Medley/Breaststroke
  • Class
    Junior
  • Hometown
    New Castle, Va.
Event2015-20162016-20172017-2018Career
100 Breast59.06 (9th Place)
Lexington, Ky.
Jan 9, 2016
58.28 (10th Place)
Pittsburgh, PA
Nov 5, 2016
58.28 (10th Place)
Pittsburgh, PA
Nov 5, 2016
100 Free51.90 (14th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
51.90 (14th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
1000 Free9:38.89 (7th Place)
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 16, 2016
9:20.55 (2nd Place)
Charlottesville, VA
Jan 14, 2017
9:22.58 (2nd Place)
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
9:17.17 (1st Place)

Dec 31, 1969
1650 Free15:15.66 (9th Place)
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
15:07.16 (5th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
15:33.65 (13th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
15:07.16 (5th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
200 Breast2:00.96 (25th Place)
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
2:04.62 (4th Place)
Pittsburgh, PA
Nov 5, 2016
2:00.96 (25th Place)
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
200 Fly1:51.50 (19th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
1:51.90 (4th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Jan 13, 2018
1:51.50 (19th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
200 Free1:42.81 (3rd Place)
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 30, 2015
1:40.56 (8th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
1:40.56 (8th Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
200 Free Relay1:24.67 (9th Place)
Ft. Myers, Fla.
Oct 8, 2016
1:24.67 (9th Place)
Ft. Myers, Fla.
Oct 8, 2016
200 IM1:51.58 (13th Place)
Knoxville, TN
Nov 22, 2015
1:52.64 (9th Place)
Ft. Myers, Fla.
Oct 8, 2016
1:53.19 (3rd Place)
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 20, 2017
1:51.58 (13th Place)
Knoxville, TN
Nov 22, 2015
400 IM3:48.63 (12th Place)
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
3:46.86 (11th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
3:53.89 (11th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
3:46.86 (11th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
400 Medley Relay3:26.32 (11th Place)
Knoxville, TN
Nov 22, 2015
3:26.32 (11th Place)
Knoxville, TN
Nov 22, 2015
500 Free4:36.44 (6th Place)
Lexington, Ky.
Jan 9, 2016
4:20.14 (12th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
4:24.45 (9th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
4:20.14 (12th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
800 Free Relay6:54.24 (4th Place)
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 7, 2015
6:43.54 (10th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
6:43.54 (10th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
800 Free Relay Lead Off1:42.91
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 7, 2015
1:39.97
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
1:39.97
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017

Updated: September 14, 2017

2016-17

ACC
5. 1650 Free (15:07.16
11. 400 IM (3:46.86)
12. 500 free (4:20.14)

Qualified for five events at the ACC Championship … Scored in the 500 free, 400 IM and 1650 free at ACCs … Finished fifth overall with a personal best time of 15:07.16 … Placed fourth in the B final of the 500 free with a season-best time of 4:20.14 … Won the 500 free and placed second in the 400 IM at the H2Okie Fall Invitational … Swam a career-best time of 9:20.55 in the 1000 free at Virginia … Placed second in the 1000 free and 500 free against Cincinnati and Rutgers … Swam the fastest time in the 500 free with a 4:30.39 against Pitt and Notre Dame … CSCAA Scholar All-American … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015-16

ACC
9. 1650 freestyle (15:15.66)
12. 400 individual medley (3:48.63)

ACC Academic Honor Roll … Qualified for the 400 freestyle at the U.S. Olympic Trials … Earned 15 points with a 3:48.63 in the 400 individual medley at the ACC Championships … His finals time of 3:48.63 ranks fourth all-time in program history … Took first in the 200 breaststroke with a 2:06.02 in his first collegiate meet … Swam a 2:06.87 in the 200 breaststroke against UMBC and Gardner-Webb.

Prior to Virginia Tech: A four-year letterwinner at William Byrd High School for coach Krista Martin ... 2015 Timesland Swimmer of the Year ... Four-time VHSL 3A state champion in the 100-meter breast and 200-meter IM ... Four-time all-state swimmer ... USA Swimming All-American ... Swam for the Virginia Gators Swim Club for coach Doug Fonder and Korey McCulley ... Named team MVP in 2014 and 2015 ... 2014 NASA Junior National Champion in 1650-meter free ... 2015 Futures Championship High Point Male ... Dolfin Open Water Classic 1-Mile Champion in 2014 and 2015.

Personal: Michael Clyde Craddock Jr. ... Born on December 22, 1996 in Salem, Va. ... Son of Lourie and Michael Craddock, Sr. ... Has three siblings in Holly Breen, Sarah Breen and Tilly Craddock ... Sister Holly ran cross country at Mary Baldwin College ... Majoring in professional and technical writing and sociology...aspires to be a lawyer