Crusaders Men's Swimming & Diving BIO
John Williams
Player Profile:
John Williams 2289313
Position: Freestyle/Backstroke
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
High School: St. Margaret's Episcopal School

2015-2016:

  • Competed in four individual events including the 50, 100, 200 freestyle and 100 butterfly
  • Also competed in the 200, 400 and 800 freestyle relay, as well as the 200 and 400 medley relay
  • Recorded season-best times in the 100 (53.52) and 50 (23.49) freestyle, as well as the 100 butterfly (1:02.62) at the Harold Anderson Invitational (11/21) and in the 200 freestyle (2:02.86) at the New England Catholic Invitational (10/17)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2014-2015:

  • Competed in 10 individual events including 100 backstroke, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1,000 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 100 butterfly and the 100 and 400 individual medley
  • Also competed on the 200, 400 and 800 freestyle and the 200 and 400 medley relay teams
  • Posted season-best times in the 50 freestyle (23.32) at the Worcester City Championship, in the 100 (51.74), 200 (1:53.74) and 500 (5:27.22) freestyle at the Patriot League Championship, the 1,000 freestyle (11:41.18) versus Fairfield and the 100 backstroke (1:10.26) at the Holy Cross Pentathlon
  • Named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. 

Before Holy Cross:

  • Three-year member of the St. Margaret’s Episcopal School varsity swim team…swam sprint freestyle
  • Team captain during senior year
  • Named Most Valuable Player (2013)...received Coach’s Award (2014)
  • Member of school-record setting 200 medley relay team in 2014
  • Swam spring freestyle for Aquazot Swim Club team.
Personal:
  • Son of John and Michelle Williams
  • Has two brothers, Nick and Finn
  • Majoring in Political Science and Computer Science

Williams' Top Times
 
Event (Yards) Time Meet (Date)
50 Free 23.32 Worcester City Championship (1/17/2015)
100 Free 51.74 Patriot League Championship (2/21/2015)
200 Free 1:53.74 Patriot League Championship (2/21/2015)
500 Free 5:27.22 Patriot League Championship (1/16/2015)
1000 Free 11:41.18 Fairfield (11/1/2014)
100 Back 1:10.26 Holy Cross Pentathlon (10/4/2014)
100 Breast 1:16.45 Holy Cross Pentathlon (10/4/2014)
100 Fly 1:01.30 Harold Anderson Invitational (11/22/2014)
100 IM 1:08.99 Holy Cross Pentathlon (10/4/2014)
400 IM 1:01.30 Harold Anderson Invitational (11/22/2014)
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