Mike Lazris
Mike Lazris
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Columbia, Md.
High School: Wilde Lake High School
Position: Backstroke/Butterfly
Bats/Throws: Backstroke/Butterfly

2011-2012 (Freshman): Earned the S. Livingston Mather Award for outstanding performance in backstroke swimming… 200-yard backstroke: Finished fourth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 1:46.76… Won the event against Cornell with a time of 1:52.76… Finished fifth at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 1:52.32… 100-yard backstroke: Finished fourth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 48.55… Won the event against UMass with a time of 51.43… Won the event against Brown with a time of 52.12… Finished sixth at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 51.73… 400-yard IM: Finished fifth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 3:53.64… Finished ninth at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 4:07.33… 200-yard IM: Won the event against UMass with a time of 1:55.67… Won the event against Cornell with a time of 1:55.86… Finished sixth at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 1:53.81.

Why Yale: "The Bulldogs are on the rise and I want to be part of a team that overcomes the odds and does something amazing. That and the amazing academics."