ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Connie Hsu
Connie Hsu
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lombard, Ill.
High School: Glenbard South
Position: Butterfly
Major: Human Evolutionary Biology
House Affiliation: Adams

Harvard Women's Swimming and Diving
Personal Bests

100 Back: 58.89 (Georgia Invitational, 12/2/12)
100 Fly: 57.39 (Dartmouth & Cornell, 11/10/12)
200 Fly: 2:02.08 (Columbia, 11/16/12)
500 Free: 4:57.88 (ECAC Championships, 3/1/13)
200 IM: 2:05.77 (Princeton & Yale, 2/2/13)
400 IM: 4:24.76 (ECAC Championships, 3/2/13)

Sophomore 2013-14
Finished third in the 200 butterfly (2:08.98), eighth in the 200 IM (2:13.42) and was part of the 400 freestyle relay (3:39.03) that finished eighth against Dartmouth and Cornell Nov. 16 … Finished first in the 400 IM (4:34.50) at the MIT Invitational Dec. 5-7 … Took sixth in the 200 fly (2:09.13) and competed in the 200 IM (2:13.28) in the home meet vs. Brown … Touched the wall fourth in the 200 fly at Penn (2:10.64), and competed in the 400 free relay … Took part in the 200 fly, clocking in at 2:05.52 for the Crimson.

Freshman 2012-13
Won the 200 butterfly in 2:03.07 against Penn and Brown Jan. 19 ... At the ECAC Championships, was a member of the 400 medley relay team that placed fifth and the 800 freestyle relay team that came in fourth. Also set a new personal-best in the 400 IM (4:26.76) and earning a fifth-place finish in the 200 butterfly (2:02.19), all at the ECAC Championships (Mar. 3).

 Before Harvard: Two-year letterwinner at Glenbard South High School … Two-time team MVP and team captain as a senior … Earned All-America and All-State honors as a senior … Competed in the 200 fly at the 2012 Olympic Team Trials … Received Glenbard South’s Academic-Athlete of the Year Award … Broke state record on club swim team …  Also ran track for two years … Four-year Honor Roll selection … Class valedictorian … Two-time recipient of the Leadership in Band award … Four-year Chicago Tribune Scholar-Athlete Award winner … Four-year All-State Scholar … Member of the French Honors Society for three years … Volunteered with the Salvation Army for two years.