Lilybet MacRae
Lilybet MacRae
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sherborn, Mass.
High School: Phillips Academy
Position: Diving
Events: Diving
Major: Economics
Bats/Throws: Davenport
Residential College: Davenport

Collegiate Awards:
CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2015)
All-Ivy Second Team (2016)
All-Ivy First Team (2014, 2017)
Rick Gilbert High Point Diver of the Meet (2016, 2017)
Ron Keenhold Career High Point Diver
  (2017)

2016-2017 (Senior):
1-meter diving:
 Third place at the Ivy League Championships. Second place at the HYP meet. Third place at the Virginia Tech Invitational. 
3-meter diving:
 Won the event at the Ivy League Championships. Won the event at the HYP meet.  Ninth place at the Virginia Tech Invitational.

2015-2016 (Junior)
1-meter diving:  Second place at the Ivy League Championships.  Fourth place at the Nike Cup Invite.  Eighth place at the NCAA Zone A Championships. 
3-meter diving:  Second place at the Ivy League Championships.  Fourth place at the Nike Cup Invite.  15th place at the NCAA Zone A Championships.  

2014-2015 (Sophomore):
One-meter diving: Eigth place at NCAA Zone A Diving Qualifying Meet.  Second place at Ivy League Championships. First place against Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth and Penn.  Second place at Brown Invite. Second place at HYP.
Three-meter diving: 13th place at NCAA Zone A Diving Qualifying Meet.  Second place at Ivy League Championships. First place against Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, and Penn. Set a pool record at Cornell. Second place at Brown Invite.  Second place at HYP. 

2013-2014 (Freshman): One of two members of the team to qualify for the 2014 NCAA Swimming and Diving Chamionships...
One-meter dive: 34th place at NCAA Championships, scored 237.40... Third place at NCAA Zone A Diving Championships... First place at Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with score of 310.35... First place against Harvard and Princeton, scored 309.25... First place against Brown, scored 311.10...First place at Princeton Invitational... First place against Dartmouth and Penn... 
Three-meter dive: 35th place at NCAA Championships, scored 271.90... Third place at NCAA Zone A Regionals, combined score of 575.90...First place vs. Dartmouth and Penn... First place vs. Columbia...Second place against Cornell... Seventh place against Harvard and Princeton.

Why I Chose Yale: "I chose Yale because Yale offers the ideal college experience for me.   I was immediately attracted to Yale because of its diverse and interesting community.  Yale's competitive swimming and diving program is a welcoming and supportive team.  The challenging academics, time-honored traditions and enthusiastic athletics are all what made me want to go to Yale."