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

2011-2012 (Senior): Won the Tim Jecko Award for outstanding performances in the individual medley… Won the Eleanor “Bobbie” Dawson Award for her contributions to the Yale Swimming tradition through her dedication and personal achievements… Named the Career High Point Swimmer at the 2012 Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… First team All-Ivy as a member of the 400-yard freestyle relay and the 200-yard medley relay that placed first and set Yale records at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… Second team All-Ivy as a member of the 800-yard freestyle relay that placed second at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… Finished 25th in the 200-meter butterfly at the AT&T Winter National Championships with a time of 2:16.31, qualifying for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials… 200-yard butterfly: Won the event at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 1:57.65… Won the event four times during the regular season… 200 IM: Finished second at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 2:01.00… Finished eighth at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational with a time of 2:10.88… Won the event twice during the regular season… 100-yard butterfly: Finished second at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 54.36… Won the event twice during the regular season.

2010-2011 (Junior): Won the Heaton High Point Award for scoring the highest number of possible points during dual meet competition... Second team All-Ivy as a member of the 400-yard medley relay that took second place at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… 200-yard butterfly: Finished first at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 1:57.74, earning an NCAA B cut and receiving first team All-Ivy honors… 200 IM: Finished sixth at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 2:01.82, earning an NCAA B cut… 100-yard butterfly: Finished third at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 54.53, earning an NCAA B cut… Best time was 54.43 in the prelims of the Ivy League Championships… 200-yard freestyle: Best finish was against UConn, second with a time of 1:55.03.

2009-2010 (Sophomore): 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 (Freshman): 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."