Noelle Thew
Noelle Thew
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Berkeley Heights, N.J.
High School: Phillips Exeter
Position: Sprint Freestyle

2010-2011 (Freshman): 100-yard backstroke: Swam a 1:00.33 against Brown… 100-yard freestyle: Best time was 55.38 at HYP… 100-yard butterfly: Fastest time was 1:00.56 at HYP. 

Before Yale: Two-time All-America selection… Captain of the 2010 New England championship at Phillips Exeter… New England record holder as part of 200-yard medley relay, butterfly leg… Swam for the Summit YMCA Seals in New Jersey.

Personal: Member of Berkeley College... Walk-on to the swim team... Interested in Public Health... Brother, Alex, graduated from West Point in 2011.

Why I Chose Yale: “I chose Yale because of its reputation as being academically rigorous, the depth and breadth of the programs and activities and the deep sense of community established both on the swim team and at Yale as a whole.”