Delaney Burns
Delaney Burns
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Scituate, Mass.
High School: Scituate
Position: Sprint Free, Fly
Major: Chemical Biological Engineering

Collegiate Personal Bests
50-Free - 24.37
100-Free - 53.12
200-Free - 1:56.19
100-Fly - 58.41

2017-18: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … NEWMAC Women’s Relay Team of the Week (11/13, 11/20) … at the NEWMAC Championship, finished sixth in the 50 free (24.59), seventh in the 100 fly (58.89), eighth in the 100 free (53.12), 11th in the 200 free relay (1:37.57), 11th in the 400 free relay (3:33.53), 11th in the 800 free relay (7:43.17) and 11th in the 200 medley relay (1:47.47) … at the MIT Winter Invitational, placed fourth in the 50 free (24.44), fourth in the 200 medley relay (1:46.73), seventh in the 400 free relay (3:38.52), seventh in the 800 free relay (7:54.17), eighth in the 400 medley relay (4:00.03), eighth in the 100 free (54.20), eighth in the 200 free relay (1:41.04) and 13th in the 100 fly (58.94) … took home two event wins as a sophomore including one with the 200 free relay team against WPI/Bowdoin and one against Cornell.

2016-17:
NEWMAC Champion (200 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Women’s Relay Team of the Week (1/9) … at her first NEWMAC Championship, claimed the league title with the 200 free relay team as the quartet touched the wall in a time of 1:34.36 … she also swam a season best in the 100 fly (58.41) when she finished fifth in the event at the NEWMAC Championship … additionally, placed sixth in the 50 free (24.56) and the 100 free (53.14) as well as 11th – first in the “B” final – in both the 800 free relay (7:42.76) and the 200 medley relay (1:48.97) at the league championship … at the MIT Winter Invitational, placed second in the 400 free relay (3:28.79), third in the 100 free (53.20) and the 800 free relay (7:41.10), fourth in the 200 free relay (1:38.50) and the 200 medley relay (1:48.73), fifth in the 400 medley relay (4:00.33), sixth in the 50 free (24.44), seventh in the 100 fly (58.97) and the 200 free (1:56.20) … during regular season dual meets registered top-5 finishes 24 times including five relay victories which came against Springfield & Wellesley, WPI & Bowdoin, Tufts and Coast Guard.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in chemical biological engineering … Materials and microfabriation intern at Draper … completed research on lung cancer in Jacks Lab at the Koch Institute … CodeIt Mentor … Resident Peer Mentor … Member of Alpha Phi.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Scituate High School … two-time varsity letterwinner … Patriot League All-Star … Patriot League MVP … Scituate High School Swim Team MVP … 2013 Patriot League Champion in the 50-free and 100-free … Top-10 finisher in the New England Senior Championship and in the Eastern Zone Sectional … placed third in the 2016 New England Age Group Championships in the 100-free … also swam for the Weymouth Club Waves Swim Team, where she was named a team captain … National Honor Society … National French Honor Society … member of the Student Government … Valedictorian … High Honor Roll … Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science Award … National AP Scholar.