ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Paige Newell
Paige Newell
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, Colo.
High School: Arapahoe
Position: Freestyle

Freshman - 2010-11
Captured the 1,000- and 500-yard freestyle races at Cornell/Dartmouth meet in pool-record times of 10:07.19 and 4:56.56, respectively ... Victorious in the 200 Back with a time of 2:03.91 against Brown Jan. 14 ... Aided the Harvard effort at the 2011 Ivy Championships, placing seventh in the 1,650 free, 15th in the 200 free and sixth in the 1,000 free race.

Before Harvard

Four-year member of the swim team at Arapahoe … Colorado High School State Finalist in 2007 and 2008 … U.S. Open qualifier and 20-time sectional finalist … Ranked eighth nationally for 16-17 year old females in the 1,000 freestyle … Class valedictorian  and graduated with high honors … Kaiser Permanente Health Fair volunteer in 2005 and 2006 … Club team and community swim instructor … Brother, Robert Newell ’12, is a member of the Harvard men’s swimming and diving team.