ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Danielle Schulkin
Danielle Schulkin
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: Walt Whitman
Position: Butterfly
Major: History and Science
House Affiliation: Cabot

Harvard Women's Swimming and Diving
Personal Records
100 Free:
53.10 (Georgia Invitational, 12/4/11)
200 Free: 1:58.35 (Brown, 1/14/12)
500 Free: 5:06.82 (Speedo Sectional Championships, 3/8/12)
100 Back: 57.60 (Georgia Invitational, 12/2/11)
200 Back: 2:02.30 (Princeton & Yale, 2/2/13)
100 Fly: 54.75 (Georgia Invitational, 12/2/11)
200 Fly: 1:59.60 (HYP, 12/2/11)
200 IM: 2:09.17 (Georgia Invitational, 12/3/10)

Senior 2013-14
Prior to the season, named senior co-captain … Took fourth in the 200 butterfly (2:05.79), seventh in the 100 butterfly (57.80), was part of the 200 medley relay (1:51.72) that placed sixth and the 400 freestyle relay (1:53.68) that finished seventh at Columbia Nov. 9 … Raced on the 200 medley relay (1:47.47) that finished third, came in seventh in the 100 backstroke (59.78) and third in the 100 butterfly (58.08) against Dartmouth and Cornell Nov. 16 … Part of the 400 medley relay (3:49.91) that finished 11th at the Texas Invitational Dec. 5-7 … Was a member of the third place 200 medley relay team (1:48.71) and the sixth place 200 free relay team (1:45.29); took second in the 200 fly (2:05.01) and participated in the 200 IM (2:03.93) ... Finished in first at Penn in the 200 fly (2:04.88) and swam as a member of the 400 free relay team to finish in 3:39.30 … Took third place at HYP in the 200 fly (2:01.40) … Competed in the 100 fly (55.43 – 12th), 200 fly (2:01.24 – 11th) and 100 back (57.48 – 22nd) at the Ivy League Championships.

Junior 2012-13
Helped Harvard go 1-2-3 in the 100 back (3rd, 1:00.17) and 200 back (2nd, 2:06.00) against Vermont Jan. 20 ... At the ECAC Championships, was a member of the 400 medley relay team and 200 freestyle relay team that both placed fifth. Also, earned a second-place finish in the 100 butterfly (55.68) and was a member of the 400 freestyle relay team that finished second, all at the ECAC Championships (Mar. 1).


Sophomore 2011-12
Named to the CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention ... Finished as the runner-up in the 100 and 200 fly with time of 56.87 and 2:03.26, respectively, against Cornell and Dartmouth and was also a member of the 200 medley relay team that placed third ... Placed 11th in the 200 fly with an NCAA B standard time of 2:00.18 and took 13th in the 100 fly (54.97) at the Georgia Invitational ... Took second in the 200 fly (2:02.8) at Columbia ... Placed second in the 200 fly with a time of 2:01.87 and took fourth in the 100 fly with a time of 56.79 against Iowa and Northwestern ... Won the 200 fly in 1:59.60 and took third in the 100 fly in 55.04 at HYP ... Finished third in the 200 fly with an NCAA B standard time of 2:00.40 and also placed fourth in the 100 fly with a time of 54.90 at the Ivy League Championships ... Competed in the 200 fly at the at the 2012 Olympic Team Trials ... Earned CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention accolades.

Freshman 2010-11
Won the 200-yard butterfly in a time of 2:03.78 against Columbia Nov. 19 ... Finished 11th at the Georgia Invitational in the 100 fly ... Came in 11th in the 200 fly at the Georgia Invitational ... Swam to a victory in the 200 Butterfly with a time of 2:02.21 against Brown Jan. 14 ... Helped Harvard to a second-place finish at the 2011 Ivy League Championships, placing sixth in the 100 butterfly, fifth in the 200 butterfly and 19th in the 100 backstroke.

Before Harvard

Lettered four years on the Walt Whitman swim team, serving as captain  as a senior … Three-time All-American … Named Montgomery County Gazette swimmer of the year and Washington Post All-Met first team as a senior … 2010 recipient of Walt Whitman Chichester Sportsmanship Award … Montgomery County Gazette first team as a junior … Metro champion in 100 butterfly in 2009 and 2010 and county record holder in the event … Led team to Metro championship as a senior … U.S. Senior Nationals qualifier … Giant Athletic and Academic Achievement Award recipient … Scholastic All-American from 2008 to 2010 … AP Scholar with distinction … Athlete representative for Potomac Valley Swimming … Member of Maryland all-state chorus in 2008.