Mei Lynn Colby
Mei Lynn Colby
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Parish Episcopal School
Position: Freestyle/Butterfly
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Cabot

Junior - 2018-19
First-team all-Ivy League selection in the 400 free relay ... All-Ivy League second team in the 50 free, 100 back, 200 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay ... Swam the opening leg on all four of the relays that earned all-conference honors ... Posted the team's top time in 2018-19 in the 50 free (22.52) and 100 back (54.02), both of which occurred at the Ivy League Championships ... The 22.52 in the 50 free was the second-fastest in program history ... Was on the team's fastest 200 free relay (1:30.80), 400 free relay (school-record 3:15.47), 200 medley relay (school-record 1:39.34) and 400 medley relay (3:38.58) - all at the Ivy Championships ... The 200 free relay and 400 medley relay times were the third-best in school history ... Posted the team's second-fastest 100 free time of the season (49.03) at Ivies and the third-best in school history.

Sophomore - 2017-18
First-team all-Ivy League as a member of hte 200 freestyle relay ... Second-team all-Ivy League as a member of hte 400 freestyle relay ... Registered three NCAA B-cut times at the Ivy League Championship Meet ... Finished third in the 50 freestyle (22.84), eighth in the 100 backstroke (55.81) and third in the B-final of the 100 butterfly (54.41) ... Swam the opening leg of the 200 freestyle relay of the Ivy League Championship, clocking a time of 23.02 ... Won the 100 backstroke at HYP with an NCAA B-cut time of 55.09 ... Finished second in the 100 backstroke (56.81) against Brown and Penn ... Placed first in the B-final of the 100 backstroke with a personal-best and NCAA B-cut time of 53.80 at the Texas Invitational ... Won the 100 backstroke (56.26) against Cornell ... Won the 50 freestyle (23.67) against Columbia. 

Freshman - 2016-17
Second-team all-Ivy League as a member of the 200 free, 400 free and 400 medley relays … Placed third with the 200 medley relay team and in the 50 free with at the Ivy Championships … Placed fourth in the 100 fly, fifth in the 100 back and same on the 200 and 400 free relay that were top-six at H-Y-P … Runner-up in the 100 back and third in the 50 free and 100 fly against Penn and Brown … Won the 50 free (23.97) and was second in the 100 fly vs. Columbia … Second in the 100 fly and third in the 50 and 100 free events vs. Cornell and Dartmouth.

Before Harvard
Earned three-time all-state first team recognition (2014-2016) … Three-time Academic all-state selection (2014-2016) … Parish varsity captain … Earned the Presidential Volunteer Service Bronze Award (2013) … Prolific volunteer in community.