ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Carol Lin
Carol Lin
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Fox Chapel
Position: Freestyle
Major: Molecular and Cellular Biology
House Affiliation: Quincy

Harvard Women's Swimming and Diving
Personal Records
50 Free:
24.99 (Princeton & Yale, 2/2/13)
100 Free:
54.03 (ECAC Championships, 3/3/13)
100 Back: 58.92 (Ivy League Championships, 2/25/11)
200 Back: 2:04.43 (Ivy League Championships, 2/26/10)
100 Fly: 57.84 (Princeton & Yale, 2/2/13)
200 Fly: 2:06.20 (Columbia, 11/19/10)
200 IM: 2:06.96 (Ivy League Championships, 2/26/10)
400 IM: 4:28.26 (Georgia Invitational, 11/20/09)

Senior · 2012-13
Member of the 200 freestyle relay team that placed fifth and 400 freestyle relay team that finished second at the ECAC Championships (Mar. 3).

Junior · 2011-12
Took ninth in the 100 back with a time of 1:00.96 and 10th in the 100 fly with a time of 1:00.22 against Cornell and Dartmouth ... Finished third in the 200 fly in 2:09.67 and fourth in the 100 free in 54.70 against Brown ... Was a member of the third-place finishing 400 free relay and 200 medley relay teams at the ECAC Championships, and also placed 10th in the 200 IM (2:08.04) and 11th in the 200 back (2:06.42).

Sophomore · 2010-11
Finished second in the 200-yard individual medley at the MIT Invitational ... Member of the 400 medley relay team that placed second at the MIT Invitational ... Won the 400 IM at the MIT Invitational Dec. 3 ... Captured the 200 back at the MIT Invitational ... Took fifth in the 200 IM, second in the 200 and 400 medley relays, 10th in the 400 IM and 12th in the 200 butterfly at the ECAC Championships.

Freshman · 2009-10
Took third in the 400 individual medley at ECAC Championships … Placed second in the 200 butterfly at season-opening Cornell-Dartmouth tri-meet.

Before Harvard
Captained swim team 2008-09 season … Named MVP 2008 and 2009 … Chosen for USA Swimming’s Diversity Select Camp in 2007 … Editor-in-chief of high school newspaper … Recipient of Princeton Review Outstanding Academic Achievement Award … Pennsylvania Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student scholarship winner … National Merit Award finalist … Congressional Award gold medalist.

Personal
Brother, Michael ’09, swam for Harvard.