Maddy Zimmerman
Maddy Zimmerman
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Spring City, Penn.
High School: Spring Ford High School
Position: Butterfly
Events: Butterfly
Major: Environmental Studies
Bats/Throws: Davenport
Residential College: Davenport

Collegiate Bests:
50-yard freestyle: 23.32
100-yard butterfly: 52.74
200-yard butterfly: 1:59.95

High School Bests:
50-yard Freestyle:24.83
100-yard Butterfly: 53.88
200-yard Butterfly: 2:07.05

Collegiate Awards:
All-Ivy First Team (2015, 2016, 2017)
All-Ivy Second Team (2015, 2017)
Harry Burke Award (2015) 
CSCAA Scholar All-America (2015) 
Yale Record Holder 

2016-2017 (Junior):
100-yard butterfly: Second place at the Ivy League Championships (52.86). Second place at the HYP meet.  Sixth place at the Ohio State Invitational. 
200-yard butterfly:
 Ninth place at the Ivy League Championships (1:59.95). 
Relays:
 Member of the winning, Yale and Ivy League record-setting 200-yard medley and 400-yard medley relays at the Ivy League Championships.  

2015-2016 (Sophomore):
100-yard butterfly:  Won the event at the Ivy League Championships with a season-best time of 52.81.  Won the event at the HYP meet.  Fourth place at the Nike Cup Invite.  Won the event in dual meet against Brown. 
200-yard butterfly:  Seventh place at the Ivy League Championships.  Fourth place at the Nike Cup Invite with a career-best time of 1:59.59.  Fifth place at the HYP meet.
Relays:  Member of the winning 200-yard medley and 400-yard medley relays at the Ivy League Championships.  

2014-2015 (Freshman):
100-yard butterfly: 29th place at the NCAA Division I Championships. Won the event at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.  Won the event at HYP.  Won the event at the Brown Invite (53.78).
200-yard butterfly: Tenth place at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.  Ninth place at the Brown Invite. 
Relay Events: Member of the winning and pool record-setting 200-yard medley and 400-yard medley relays at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.  Member of the winning 400-yard medley relay at the Brown Invite.  Member of the 400-yard freestyle relay that placed sixth at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships.  Member of the 200-yard freestyle relay that finished in fourth place and the 400-yard freestyle relay that finished in third place at the Brown Invite.  

Before Yale: 
Two-time YMCA long course national champion (100 fly and 50 fly). Member of national champion 200 medley relay. All-American in 100 fly. Swam for Upper Main Line YMCA. AP Scholar with Distinction. Holds 3 high school records.

Why I Chose Yale: “I love every aspect of Yale. From the academics to the team to the coaches, I know it is the perfect fit for me.”