Valentina Gomez
Valentina Gomez
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Harrisonburg, VA
High School: Hudson Catholic
Events: Free/Fly
Club Team: Scarlet Aquatics

2017-18: Posted the winning time of 2:02.79 to win her first ever gold medal, swam in the 400 yard medley relay and came in second place (3:45.35), finished 10th in the 400 yard IM with a time of 4:31.52 at the NEC Swimming and Diving Championships...Was named NEC Swimmer of the Week three times...Swam the butterfly leg (26.81) and helped the Blue Devil relay team win a dual-meet against LIU Brooklyn. 

2016-17: Was the mile swim runner-up with a time of 17:13.45 and took fourth in the 200 butterfly (2:05.70) at the Northeast Conference Championships...Was a three-time NEC Rookie of the Week...Finished third in the 1,000 yard freestyle and fifth in the 500 yard free at Bryant...At Northeastern placed second in the 100 freestyle with a time of 10:35.44, second in the 200 yard butterfly clocking in at 2:07.95 and third in the 500 free (5:13.55)...Won the 200 yard butterfly at CCSU's Tri-Meet with Wagner and Bryant and placed second in the 1,650 free.

Before Central: Was a National Qualifier as a junior... Member of the Colombian National Team... A 2015 World Junior Championship qualifier at Singapore... Named the captain of the Hudson Catholic swim team... Was President of the Spanish Club... Was the Team MVP in high school.