ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Wes Stearns
Wes Stearns
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Dunedin, Fla.
High School: Palm Harbor
Position: Distance Freestyle
House Affiliation: Leverett

Harvard Men's Swimming and Diving
Career Highs
50 Free: 22.58 (Columbia, 11/19/10)
200 Free: 1:41.99 (at Cornell and Dartmouth, 11/13/10)
500 Free: 4:24.98 (at Ivy League Championships, 3/3/11)
1000 Free: 9:07.91 (at Ivy League Championships, 3/3/11)
1650 Free: 15:18.62 (at Ivy League Championships, 3/3/11)
200 Back: 1:51.32 (at Brown, 1/21/11) 

Freshman 2010-11
Tabbed second team All-Ivy in the 500 free with a time of 4:24.98 and in the 1,650 free, posting a time of 15:18.62 at the 2011 Ivy League Championship ... Earned the win in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a time of 15:52.83, and in the 500 free against Columbia Nov. 19 ... Turned in a two-second victory in the 500 free against BU Dec. 3 ... Won the 500 free on Dec. 4 against UConn ... Won the 200-yard backstroke in 1:51.32 against Brown Jan. 21 ... Won the 1,000-yard freestyle in 9:21.12 and the 500 freestyle in 4:35.99 against Penn Jan. 23 ... Won the 1,650-yard freestyle in 15:23.85 and finished first in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:28.23 at the Yale/Princeton tri-meet Jan. 30 ... Posted a third-place time of 9:07.91 in the 1,000-yard freestyle at the Ivy League Championship.

Before Harvard
Named most outstanding athlete all four years of high school … Pinellas County Swimmer of the Year in 2009 … Holds three school records and captured six individual conference championships … Helped team to four conference championships and one state championship … Captured one individual state title and holds one conference record … Compiled 75 service hours at the Clearwater Free Clinic and 50 hours at the Hospice of Florida Suncoast.