Hayes Hyde
Hayes Hyde
Year: So.
Hometown: Woodside, Calif.
High School: Saratoga
Position: Butterfly/Freestyle

2009-2010: 200-yard butterfly: Finished third at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 2:00.23, earning an NCAA B cut…Won the event against Vermont with a time of 2:04.52, her second-fastest time of the season…200-yard IM: Finished fifth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 2:03.01…Won the event against Vermont with a time of 2:10.39…Swam her second-fastest time of the season at the Terrier Invite with 2:08.21…100-yard butterfly: Finished sixth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with at time of 55.74…Finished second against Navy with a time of 57.92.

2008-2009: 200-yard butterfly: First team All-Ivy…Won the event with time of 1:59.15 at Ivy League Swimming and Diving championships…200-yard IM: Second team All-Ivy…Set Yale record with time of 2:00.97 at Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships…100-yard butterfly: Finished third with time of 55.48 at Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships…Notes: Swam in seven A finals for the Bulldogs at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.

Before Yale: Two-sport athlete for Saratoga High School…Lettered all four years in both swimming and water polo…Captained both teams her senior year…High school team took seventh place in the Central Coast Section…Individually, competed at Junior Nationals in the 100 and 200-meter fly, 100 and 200-meter freestyle and the 200-meter IM…Was swimming MVP all four year and a scholastic All-American two of them…For water polo, was First Team All-League (one year) and Second team All-League (two years)…Was also awarded Most Defensive Player (two years)…Scholar-athlete and Scholar of Distinction…Awarded Very High Honors for her GPA.

Personal: Member of Trumbull College…Majoring in Environmental Studies…Interested in a career in environmental policymaking…Enjoys reading, writing, hiking, biking, cooking and gardening…Swimming coach during the summer…Father, Philip, attended Swarthmore College where he wrestled and played rugby… Mother, Karen, attended UC-Davis.

Why I Chose Yale: "I picked Yale because I really wanted a strong academic environment that also afforded me the opportunity to participate on a varsity team with such incredible people."

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