Cailley Silbert
Cailley Silbert
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Short Hills, N.J.
High School: Millburn
Position: Distance Freestyle
Events: Distance Freestyle
Major: Undeclared
Bats/Throws: Pierson
Residential College: Pierson

Collegiate Bests:
500-yard Freestyle: 4:45.49
1000-yard Freestyle: 9:44.61
1650-yard Freestyle: 16:17.27

High School Bests: 
500-yard Freestyle: 4:48.13
1000-yard Freestyle: 9:41.13
1650-yard Freestyle: 16:25.62

Collegiate Awards:
All-Ivy First Team (2015, 2016, 2017)
All-Ivy Second Team (2015, 2017)
CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2015) 
Ivy League Individual High Point Winner (2017)
Yale Record Holder 

2016-2017 (Junior):
500-yard freestyle: Second place at the Ivy League Championships (4:46.34).  14th place at the Ohio State Invitational.  Won the event twice during the regular season. 
1000-yard freestyle: Won the event at the Ivy League Championships with a new Yale record time (9:44.17).  Second place at the HYP meet.  Won the event four times during the regular season. 
1650-yard freestyle: Won the event at the Ivy League Championships (16:17.28). Fifth place at the Ohio State Invitational.  

2015-2016 (Sophomore):
500-yard freestyle:  Second place at the Ivy League Championships.  Third place at the Nike Cup Invite. 
1000-yard freestyle:  Won the event at the Ivy League Championships.  Won the event at the HYP meet.  Won the event in dual meets against Central Connecticut, University of Connecticut, and Rhode Island. 
1650-yard freestyle:  Won the event at the Ivy League Championships.  Second place at the Nike Cup Invite.  

2014-2015 (Freshman):
Open Water:  17th place in 10k event at USA Open Water National Championships
500-yard freestyle:
Second place at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.  Third place at HYP.
1000-yard freestyle: Second place at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.  Second place at HYP.
1650-yard freestyle: Won the event at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships (16:21.92).

Why I Chose Yale: "When I first stepped onto campus, I immediately felt the universal love for Yale. Everyone was so passionate about everything they did, both academically and athletically, making it the perfect place to call home."