Michael Zarian
Michael Zarian
Year: Junior
Hometown: Arvada, Colo.
High School: Fairview
Position: IM/Backstroke/Butterfly
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Lowell

Sophomore - 2018-19
NCAA Championships qualifier in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 200 fly ... Posted a 400 IM time of 3:42.70, at the Ivy League Championships, which ranked No. 22 among all Division I swimmers in 2018-19, and No. 1 in Harvard history ... Recorded the second-best 200 IM time in school history (1:44.54) at the Ivy meet ... Swam the third-fastest 200 fly time in program history (1:43.87) at the Ivy League Championships ... Had his best 100 back (49.68) and 200 back (1:46.75) times at the Hall of Fame Invitational ... Fnished the 100 fly vs. Yale and Princeton in a season-best 47.99, which was the team's third-best time of the season ... Turned in a 200 breast time of 2:07.74 at Bryant ... Swam on various 200 and 400 medley relays.

Freshman - 2017-18
Won the 400 IM at HYP, clocking in with a a personal-best and NCAA B-cut time of 3:47.49 ... Won 200 butterfly against Arizona State (1:50.15) ... Finished second in the 200 butterfly at HYP (1:45.34) ... Second against Bryant and Rider in the 500 freestyle (4:33.24) and second in the 200 butterfly against Penn (1:51.42) ... Placed second in the 200 butterfly (1:50.49) against Columbia. 

Before Harvard
Five-time individual CHSAA 5A state champion … 2016 and 2017 CHSAA swimmer of the year … 13-time NISCA All-American … Three-time CHSAA 5A first-team all-state … Holds six records at Fairview … Winter Junior Nationals runner-up two times … Seven-time A-finalist at the Winter Junior Nationals … Graduated magna cum laude from Fairview … Authored book Success as a Teen Athlete: A Guide to Reaching Your Athletic Potential … Brothers swam at Duke and Redlands University.