ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Matthew McLean
Matthew McLean
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Simsbury, Conn.
High School: Simsbury
Position: Free/Fly
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Adams

Harvard Men's Swimming and Diving
Personal Records
50 Free: 22.42 (Columbia, 11/21/08)
100 Free: 46.59 (ECAC Championships, 2/27/09)
200 Free: 1:39.96 (Ivy League Championships, 3/4/10)
500 Free: 4:29.54 (Ivy League Championships, 3/4/10)
1000 Free: 9:20.26 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)
1650 Free: 15:44.23 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)
100 Back: 1:06.60 (Brown, 1/24/09)
200 Back: 2:22.04 (Brown, 1/24/09)
100 Breast: 1:15.87 (Brown, 1/24/09)
200 Breast: 2:41.09 (Brown, 1/24/09)
100 Fy: 51.78 (at HYP, 1/31/09)
200 Fly: 2:11.87 (Brown, 1/24/09)
200 IM: 2:16.43 (Brown, 1/24/09)
400 IM: 4:42.12 (Brown, 1/24/09) 

Senior 2011-12
Captain ... Placed sixth in the 500 free with a time of 4:46.45 and finished seventh in the 1,000 free in 9:58.23 against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Participated in the 1,650-yard freearyle at the UNC Invitiational Nov. 19 ... Posted a personal record time of 15:44.23 in the 1,650 free at the Ivy League Championships March 1.

Sophomore 2009-10
Placed eighth in the 500 free at Ivy League Championships with a time of 4:30.93 … Also took eighth in the 200 free at Ivy Championships with mark of 1:40.60 … Helped 800 free relay team to fourth-place finish at Ivy Championships with an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 6:40.48 … Took 11th in the 1,000 free at Ivy Championships … Placed fourth in the 500 free at HYP meet with a time of 4:36.00 ... Finished second in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:44.37 against Penn Jan. 23. 

Freshman 2008-09
Was fourth in 200 freestyle (1:43.80) in first collegiate meet against Cornell and Dartmouth ... Swam fourth in 800 freestyle relay (6:40.63) and 10th in 200 freestyle (1:40.41) at Georgia Invitational ... Took sixth in 200 freestyle (1:46.66) at Arizona State ... Swam seventh in 200 freestyle (1:43.97) against Navy ... Was second in 200 freestyle with a time of 1:43.51 against Penn ... Placed second in 1000 freestyle (10:02.92) against Brown ... Swam 10th in 500 free (1:40.56) at HYP meet ... Took fifth in 200 free (1:40.36) and ninth in 500 free at ECAC Championships with a time of 4:34.37.

Background
Three-time All-American at Simsbury High ... All-state all four years and was a three-time MVP at Simsbury ... Connecticut Swimming Scholar Athlete ... Holds eight school records at Simsbury ... National Honors Society President ... Brother, Michael McLean, swam at Stanford ... Sister, Megan McLean, was a swimmer at Bowdoin.