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Logan Houck
Logan Houck
Year: Junior
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
High School: Palo Verde
Position: Freestyle
Major: Environmental Science and Public Policy
House Affiliation: Dunster

Junior 2017-18
Member of the U.S. National Team ... All-America honorable mention in the 1,650 freestyle (14:45.41), and 500 freestyle (4:14.74) ... Second team All-Ivy in the 1,000 free (8:48.80), and 1,650 free (14:47.39) ... Broke the Columbia pool record in the 1000 free, touching the wall with a time of 9:02.30... Swam a personal-best time in the 1,650 freestyle (14:45.41) and 500 freestyle (4:14.74) at the NCAA Championships ... Claimed three first place finishes in the 1000 free, against Cornell and Dartmouth (Nov. 11),  Columbia (Nov. 17), and Penn (Jan. 13)... Finished second inthe 1000 free at No. 10 Arizona State with a time of 9:10.66... Placed first in the 500 free against Penn (Jan. 13), posting a time of 4:25.78 ... Recorded three second place finishes in the 500 free against Cornell and Dartmouth (Nov. 11), Columbia (Nov. 17), and No. 10 Arizona State (Jan. 6).

Sophomore 2016-17
Second team All-Ivy League in the 500 free … Also placed third in the 1,000 free and 1,650 free at the Ivy Championship Meet … Finished second in the 1,650 free and third in the 500 free against Yale … Runner-up in the 1,000 free and fourth in the 500 free against Brown and Penn … Placed third in the 1,000 free and seventh in the 500 free against Denver and Utah … Victorious in the 1,650 free at BYU … Came in 10th in the 1,650 free (15.11.57) and was second in the ‘B’ final of the 500 free at the Texas Invitational … Second in the 1,000 free and fourth in the 500 free facing Columbia … Placed second in the 500 free and fifth in the 200 free against Cornell and Dartmouth.

Freshman 2015-16
Qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials ... Won the 1,000 free in a time of 9:12.83 and the 500 free in 4:33.10 in tri-meet against Cornell and Dartmouth … Took the top spot in the 1,000 free (9:14.13) and fourth in the 500 free at Columbia … Came in 25th place in the 50 free in the Texas Invitational (4:26.00) and 21st place finish in the 400 (3:59.33) … Ended up with ninth position in the 1650 free (15:21.35) to finish the Texas Invitational ... Finished second place in the 1000 free (9:10.38) against Brown and Penn with a second place finish in the 500 free (4:32.60) ... Captured the top spot in the 500 free (4:32.43) and 1,000 free (9:16.42) over UNLV and Air Force … Finished in third in the 1,000 free (8:56.18), fourth in the 1,650 free (15:04.13) and sixth in the 500 free (4:21.52) at the Ivy Championship Meet.

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner in swimming at Palo Verde … Member of the national junior team as a junior and senior … Attended the national select camp at the Olympic training center as a sophomore and senior … National Age Group Award for first-place finish in the 800 freestyle and 1500 freestyle for three years … Sunset Region Swimmer of the Year sophomore year … Division 1 Swimming State Palo Verde Scholar-Athlete Award winner … Three-time Nevada All-State Academic Team … Scholastic All-American … Member of the Junior Pan Pacific championship team in the 10K open water national championship … Competed at the FINA World Junior Open Water Championships in the 5K … Helped Palo Verde extend its regional championship streak to 14 years … Sunset Region record holder in the 500-yard freestyle … Participated in the Rotary Youth Leadership program … Was a student government representative … Founded the volunteer organization Kehillah Club, which helps communities address issues in their area … Co-founded the Growing Up Green organization to teach children about sustainability.

PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE