ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Marissa Cominelli
Marissa Cominelli
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Shaker Heights, Ohio
High School: Hawken
Position: Backstroke/Fly

Freshman 2013-14
Part of the 200 medley relay (1:51.61) that placed fourth and finished sixth in the 200 backstroke (2:04.13) against Columbia (Nov. 9) … part of the 400 medley relay (3:45.88) that placed 11th at the Texas Invitational (Dec. 5-7) … A member of the third-place 200 medley relay team (1:48.71) against Brown … Took part in the fifth-place 200 medley relay unit at Penn (1:51.75), while grabbing a second place finish in the 100 back (57.06) … Part of the 200 medley relay team to finish third at HYP (1:45.34), while also swimming the 50 free (24.70), the 100 back (56.43) and the 200 back (2:02.71) … Swam the 50 free in 24.02 at the Ivy League Championships, before taking third in the 100 back (54.34) and fourth in the 200 back (1:58.86).

 

Before Harvard
Selected as captain as a senior and earned four varsity letters in swimming at Hawken ... Led Hawken to four consecutive Division II Ohio State High School Girls' Swimming and Diving championships ... Two-time 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard medley relay team Division II Ohio State High School Girls' Swimming and Diving champion... State record holder in girls 100-yard back and 200 yard medley relay ... Named Girls' Swimmer of the Meet by the Division II Ohio State High School Association in 2012 ... Two-time National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches All-American ... Two-time Association/Speedo All-American … Four-time Northern Ohio News-Herald, Sun-Herald, and The Cleveland Plan Dealer  Girls' Swimming All-Stars team selection ... 2012 Olympic Trials qualifier ... Recipient of borsa di studio AILA in 2013 ... Team captain of Relay for LifeMay ... Member of the Student Preparatory Program, Strings Ensemble ... Volunteered with the Special Olympics.