John Bailey
John Bailey
Year: Junior
Hometown: Cambridge, Mass.
High School: Milton Academy
Position: Freestyle
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Eliot

Collegiate Records
500 Free: 4:26.60 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)

Sophomore 2012-13
Placed third in the 500 free at Penn Feb. 16.

Freshman 2011-12
Finished fifth in the 1,000 free in 9:32.84 and participated in the 500 free against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Participated in the 800 free relay and the 1,650 yard free at the UNC Invitational Nov. 19 ... Took second in the 500 free against Brown Jan. 19 ... Finished second in the 1,000 free (9:29.05) at Penn Feb. 11.

Before Harvard
Named New England high-point distance champion as a high school student … Part of 10 New England record-setting relay squads … Former New England record holder in the 500 and 1,000 freestyle … Part of the 2011 junior national championship 800 free relay squad … Academic All-American at Milton Academy … Enjoys playing sports and supporting local sports teams … Mother, RoAnn Costin ’74, was a member of the Harvard women’s swimming and diving team and was inducted into the Harvard Athletic Hall of Fame in 1995 … Father, Jim Bailey, also attended Harvard.