Paige Hamilton

Class Junior
Hometown Winter Park, Fla.
High School Lake Highland Prep
Bio

Honors:

  • 2017 SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll
  • 2017-18 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll

2017-18 (Sophomore):
In the season opener against Kentucky, Hamilton took the podium for second place in the 100 Y fly with a time of 58.25… Won three races in the dual against North Florida… Part of 200 Y medley relay that placed third at the 2017 Phill Hansel Invitational and took first place in the same relay in the meet against Campbell… Placed fourth in the “C” final of the 100 Y free with a time of 51.52 at the 2017 Phill Hansel Invitational… Broke three personal records at the Invitational… Raced a 23.70 in the 50 Y free, a 51.52 in the 100 Y free and in the 200 Y free, Hamilton set another PR with a time of 1:52.78.

2016-17 (Freshman):

Tallied four wins and 20 podium finishes in her first season for the black and gold… Set a personal best time in the 100-yard freestyle (51.18) at the Georgia Last Chance Meet… Got her first win in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:33.50) against San Diego State and UC San Diego… Her first individual win came against Arkansas and Houston in the 50-yard freestyle (24.03) and 100-yard freestyle (52.07)… Also finished second in the 200-yard medley relay (1:44.97), 400-yard medley relay (3:51.18), 400-yard freestyle relay (3:31.79) and placed third in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:37.58) against Arkansas and Houston… Season best times in the 50-yard freestyle (23.66), 200-yard freestyle relay (1:33.14) and 400-yard freestyle relay (3:25.81) came at the SEC championships… Finished second in the 50-yard freestyle (24.07), 200-yard medley relay (1:44.57) and third in the 100-yard freestyle (52.08) and 100-yard IM (59.24) against Tennessee… Runner-up finish in the 50-yard freestyle (24.36) at her first collegiate meet against LSU.

High School/Club:
Went to Lake Highland Prep School… Swam for Highlander Aquatic Club under coach Mike Curley… Winter Junior Nationals qualifier in the 100-yard butterfly… Won the 50-yard butterfly and 100-yard butterfly at the 2016 Florida Senior Championships.