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    Margaret Parcell
    • Event
    • Class
    • Hometown
    • Sprint Freestyle
    • Senior
    • Rocky Mount, Va.

    Updated: July 15, 2014

    2013-14: Tallied 14 individual points at ACC Championships with seventh-place finishes in both the 100 and 200 freestyle, while racking up 140 relay points across the 200 medley, 200 freestyle and 400 freestyle relays … Won the 100 freestyle and took fifth in the 1000 freestyle at a dual meet against UNC Wilmington … Took ninth in the 100 freestyle and swam in three top-five relays in a meet with Miami, No. 9 Virginia and Wisconsin … Finished third in the 100 freestyle and fifth in the 50 freestyle while swimming the second leg of the first-place 400 freestyle relay team against No. 23 Missouri and No. 15 Tennessee … Racked up 43 individual points across three events and a massive 180 relay points across five relays to wrap up the fall season at the H2Okie Fall Invite … Finished seventh in the 50 freestyle and third in the 100 freestyle in a dual meet with Notre Dame and Pittsburgh … Kicked off the season by finishing eighth in the 50 freestyle and swimming in three top-three relays at the Virginia Tech Swimming Challenge.

    2012-13: Competed in four events at the ACC Championships ... Helped rack in 54 relay points for the H2Okies, swimming in the 400 freestyle and 200 freestyle relays ... Placed fifth with a career best in the 100 freestyle, ninth in the 50 freestyle and helped four relay teams place in the top six at No. 10 Virginia ... Took sixth in the sprint freestyle events and swam the fourth leg on the 200 freestyle relay team that placed third against William & Mary and Miami ... Placed sixth in the 50 freestyle at NC State ... Posted fifth-place finishes in the sprint freestyles against No. 10 Tennessee ... Placed ninth in the 100 freestyle, 12th in the 200 freestyle and seventh in the 50 freestyle at the H2Okie Fall Invitational ... Posted a fifth-place finish in the 50 freestyle and an 11th-place finish in the 100 freestyle at Georgia Tech ... Placed sixth in the 50 freestyle and ninth in the 100 freestyle at Duke ... Placed fifth in the 100 freestyle at North Carolina.

    2011-12: Competed in three events at the ACC Championships ... Finished 29th in the 50 freestyle and 31st in the 200 freestyle ... Posted third-place finishes in the 100 and 200 freestyle at the Virginia Tech Invitational ... Came in sixth in the 50 freestyle in the dual meet against Georgia Tech and Miami ... Placed sixth in the 200 freestyle and seventh in the 50 freestyle at William & Mary ... Finished in fifth in the 100 freestyle and seventh in the 50 freestyle against Virginia.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner at Franklin County High School … Earned the team’s MVP award all four years … Earned All-State honors all four years … Holds a school record for the 50 freestyle, 100 backstroke and 100 freestyle … High Point award winner all four years … District Champion in seven events during her high school campaign … Also lettered in soccer at FCHS … A member of the VA Gators and Roanoke Marlins club teams … Earned team’s Most Improved award … Junior National finalist in the 50 freestyle.

    Personal: Margaret Elizabeth Parcell was born Nov. 4, 1992 in Roanoke, Va. ... Daughter of Bob and Liz Parcell … Has two siblings, Annie and Bradley … Majoring in human nutrition, food and exercise.

    Parcell's Career Best
    50 Freestyle: 23.69 100 Freestyle: 50.99
    100 Butterfly: 1:00.35 200 Freestyle: 1:52.76
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