Hope Walsh
Hope Walsh
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hampden, Mass.
High School: Westfield
Events: Distance Free
Major: Graphic Design
Event: Free, Back

Junior (2016-2017):  Repeated as LEC Swimmer of the Year...CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention...won the 500 free, 1000 free and 1650 free relays at the NEISDA Championships...placed first in the 200 free, 500 free, 1000 free, 1650 free, and 200 back at the LEC Championships... Sophomore (2015-2016): Named LEC Swimmer of the Year…Broke the school record in the 1,650 freestyle…NEISDA Champion in the 1,650 freestyle…NEISDA runner up in the 1,000 freestyle and 800 free relay…also placed third in the 500 freestyle…LEC Champion in the 1,650 freestyle, 500 freestyle and 200 back…broke the UMass-Dartmouth pool record in the 1,650 freestyle...Freshman (2014-2015): NEISDA Champion in the 800 free relay...Broke school records in the 800 free relay and 200 backstroke...Also placed 2nd in the mile and 3rd in the 200 and 500 freestyles at NEISDA...placed 3rd in the mile, 4th in the 200 back, and 5th in the 500 free at the MIT Invitational...Before KSC: Record Holder in the 500 Freestyle and 400 freestyle relay...Western Massachusetts Champions 2011-2012...four year varsity team swimmer...captained team...2014 Westfield Wave YMCA swimmer...four year Wave National Team member

All Time Top 10
200 free: 3rd
500 free: 2nd
1,000 free: 2nd
1,650 free: 1st
100 back: 5th
200 back: 1st