Catherine Zagroba
Catherine Zagroba
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ridgewood, N.J.
High School: Ridgewood
Position: Distance Free
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Leverett

Junior · 2010-11
Won the 500-yard freestyle in 4:59.95 against Columbia Nov. 19 ... Swam with the 10th-place 800 free relay team at the Georgia Invitational ... Took ninth in the 1,000 and 200 free events and earned All-Ivy League first-team accolades as part of the winning 800 free relay squad at the 2011 Ivy Championships.

Sophomore · 2009-10
Part of runner-up 800 free relay team at Ivy Championships with NCAA provisional time of 7:17.25 … Named to All-Ivy second team … Won the 1,000 free event in season-opening Cornell-Dartmouth tri-meet Nov. 14.

Freshman · 2008-09
CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention … Finished fifth in the 1,650 freestyle and third in the 200 free at Ivy League Championships ... Helped the 800 free relay team take first, set a school record and provisionally qualify for the NCAA Championships (7:13.71) at Ivy League Championships … Provisionally qualified for NCAA Championships in the 500 free at Ivy League Championships … Won the 200 free against Columbia … Made collegiate debut in season opener against Cornell and Dartmouth.

Before Harvard
Class valedictorian ... National Honor Society ... National Latin Honor Society ... Member of New Jersey Wave club team.

Enjoys hanging out with friends and baking.