ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Koya Osada
Koya Osada
Height: 6-2
Weight: 177
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chapel Hill, N.C.
High School: East Chapel Hill
Position: IM/Butterfly
Major: Neurobiology
House Affiliation: Adams

Senior 2017-18
Finished fifth in the 200 backstroke at the Ivy League Championship Meet with an NCAA B-cut time of 1:43.40 ... Claimed four first place finishes: 200 backstroke at HYP (1:44.32), 100 backstroke (49.47), 200 backstroke (1:46.94) and 200 butterfly (1:49.78) against Columbia ... Posted three NCAA B-cut times: 200 backstroke (1:43.93), 100 backstroke (47.84), 200 IM (1:46.60) at the Ivy League Championship Meet ... Swam the first 50 yards of the 200 medley relay at HYP, clocking a time of 22.38 ... Placed third in the 200 IM at HYP with a time of 1:47.92 ... Second i n the 100 backstroke (48.09) at HYP. 

Junior 2016-17
Placed fifth in the 100 back, sixth in the 200 back and seventh in the 200 IM at the Ivy Championship Meet … Won the 100 back (49.11) and 200 back (1:45.79), finished sixth in the 200 IM versus Yale … First place in the 200 back (1:48.79) and fifth in the 100 breast against Boston College … Victorious in the 100 back (49.42) and third in the 200 back and 200 IM against Brown and Penn … Runner-up in the 200 back and fifth in the 200 fly versus Denver and Utah …Won the 200 fly (1:50.76) at BYU … Third-place finish in the 100 back and sixth in the ‘B’ final of the 200 IM at the Texas Invite … Top finisher in the 100 back (49.11) and fourth in the 200 back facing Columbia …Swept the 100 back (49.58) and 200 back (1:47.50) against Cornell and Dartmouth.

Sophomore 2015-16
Qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials ... Claimed second in the 200 back against Bryant in 1:48.74 … Member of the 200 medley relay that broke the Teague Pool record at Cornell in 1:30.16 and also finished third in the 100 back with a 49.91 time … Set a Uris Pool record at Columbia in the 200 back in 1:45.77 and was third in the 200 IM in 1:52.11 … Finished 13th position in the 200 meter (1:48.32) at the Texas Invitational which included a 13th–place finish in the 400 meter event (3:54.20) … Osada brought in a 15th place finish in the 200 backstroke event in the Texas Invitational (1:46.71) … Ending up with 26th place in the 200 butterfly (1:49.44) at the Texas Invitational ... Finished in second place just behind her teammate (Tran) in the 100 backstroke (49.54) against Brown and Penn with a third place finish in the 200 backstroke (1:48.37) … Broke out a fourth place finish in the 200 – mtr event (1:53.00) against Brown and Penn ... Runner-up in the 200 back (1:48.19) versus UNLV and Air Force … Came in third in the 100 back (48.65) and 200 back (1:46.34) at the H-Y-P meet … Won the B final in the 100 back (47.76) and took eight in the 200 back (1:45.11) at the Ivy Championship Meet. 

Freshman 2014-15
Helped to win the 200 medley relay (1:30.04), placed fifth in the 200 fly (1:50.69) and third in the 200 back (1:47.65) versus Dartmouth and Cornell … Placed third in the 200 medley relay (1:30.33), third in the 200 free (1:40.91) and second in the 200 back (1:48.30) against Columbia … Took 21st in the 200 IM (1:48.59), 20th in the 400 IM (3:54.05) and 16th in the 100 back (49.40) at the Texas Invite … Placed third in the 100 back (49.85) and second in the 200 back (1:47.78) against Duke and South Carolina … Won the 200 medley relay (1:30.34), took third in the 200 fly (1:51.19) and fourth in the 400 IM (4:00.94) … Placed sixth in the 100 back (49.58), sixth in the 200 IM (1:50.38), first in the 400 medley relay (3:14.60) and second in the 200 back (1:45.58) at HYP … Took sixth in the B Final of the 200 IM (1:48.17), third in the B Final of the 400 IM (3:51.42) and seventh in the championship final of the 200 back (1:44.58) at Ivy League Championships.

Before Harvard:
Swam for four years at East Chapel Hill High School, captaining the squad as a junior and senior … East Chapel Hill High School Swimming Rookie of the Year (2011), Most Valuable Swimmer of the Year (2012, 2013, 2014) … Led team to conference and regional titles in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 … Pac-VI Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Year 2014 … Set 200 IM, 100 Back, 200 Medley Relay, and 400 Freestyle Relay Regional Records in 2014 … NCHSAA 4A state champ in 200 IM, 100 back, 400 medley relay with All American Standards in 2014 … Five-time All-American … North Carolina Swimming All Star Swimmer (2005-14) … NC State Record Holder in 11 events (2008-14) … Club team record holder in multiple events (2006-14) … Invited to US Zone Select Camp (2010) and US National Select Camp (2011) … Scholastic All-America Team (2012, 2013, 2014) … Male High Point Award in multiple meets including NC Senior Championships and Senior Sectionals (2007-14) … Competed at Junior Nationals since 2011

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS