Paige Newell
Paige Newell
Year: Junior
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, Colo.
High School: Arapahoe
Position: Freestyle
Major: History of Art and Architecture
House Affiliation: Kirkland

Harvard Women's Swimming and Diving
Personal Records
200 Free:
1:52.19 (Ivy League Championships, 2/24/11)
500 Free: 4:56.56 (Cornell & Dartmouth, 11/12/10)
1650 Free: 16:56.40 (Ivy League Championships, 2/24/11)
100 Back: 57.07 (Georgia Invitational, 12/3/10)
200 Back: 2:03.91 (Brown, 1/14/2011)

Junior 2012-13
Contributed a third-place effort in the 200 back (2:11.56) to help Harvard go 1-2-3 in the event against Vermont Jan. 20 ... Member of the 800 freestyle relay team that came in fourth and the 400 freestyle relay team that finished second at the ECAC Championships (Mar. 3).

Sophomore 2011-12
Missed most of the season with an injury.

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.