East Carolina Gets Verbal from Junior National Qualifier Coleman McCreery for 2021-22 Season

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Photo Courtesy: Coleman McCreery Instagram (@colemand.mccreery)

NEW COMMIT: East Carolina University has scored their first verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from in-state breaststroker and IMer Coleman McCreery of Charlotte, N.C.

Regarding his commitment, he said:

“I’m very excited to announce my verbal commitment to continue to swim and study at East Carolina University! Thank you so much to everyone that has helped and supported me along the way. GO PIRATES☠️☠️!!”

McCreery does his club swimming with Aquatic Team Of Mecklenburg and most recently earned silver in the 200 breast at North Carolina Seniors where he also placed fifth in the 200 IM. He finaled in the 200 breast at Juniors East in December and earned three best times at Junior Nationals last summer.

His best times include:

  • 100 breast – 56.60
  • 200 breast – 2:02.63
  • 200 IM – 1:53.08

Also competing for South Mecklenburg High School, McCreery has competed at the North Carolina 4A State Championships each of his three high school seasons thus far. He placed 14th in the 100 breast as a junior while taking 15th in that event during his sophomore season.

If you have a commitment to share, please send a photo and quote via email to hs@swimmingworld.com.