Mary Thielking
Mary Thielking
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fishers, Ind.
High School: Fishers
Position: Free, IM
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
50-Free - 25.58
100-Free - 53.75
200-Free - 1:52.22
500-Free - 4:57.50
1000-Free - 10:23.33
1650-Free - 17:16.16
200-Fly - 2:02.69
400-IM - 4:30.91

2017-18: Honorable Mention All-American (800 Free Relay) … NCAA Qualifier … NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (800 Free Relay) … CSCAA Scholar All-American … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … at the NCAA Division III National Championship, placed tenth with the 800 free relay in 7:32.64, 20th in the 1650 free in 17:23.40 and 34th in the 200 free in 1:53.87 … at the NEWMAC Championship, finished as the runner up in the 800 free relay in 7:35.48 and also finished fourth in the 1650 free in 17:21.10, sixth in the 500 free in 5:08.07, seventh in the 200 free in 1:55.81 and 11th in the 400 free relay in 3:33.53 … at the MIT Winter Invitational, placed first in the 800 free relay in 7:36.99, third in the 500 free in 5:05.14, tenth in the 200 fly in 2:13.76, 14th in the 400 medley relay in 4:06.63 and 18th in the 3:45.59 … during regular season dual meets, took home six event wins including four victories in the 500 free which came against Springfield, WPI/Bowdoin, Coast Guard and Boston College … swam three NCAA “B” cut times as a senior.

2016-17:
All-American (800 Free Relay) … Honorable Mention All-American (200 Fly, 500 Free) … NEWMAC Champion (500 Free) … NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (200 Fly, 1650 Free) … CSCAA Scholar All-American … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … aided the Engineers to their best finish in program history at the NCAA Division III Championship as MIT placed fifth with a team score of 165 points … at nationals, earned All-America honors with the 800 free relay team as the quartet registered a time of 7:29.95 and Honorable Mention All-America accolades in the 200 fly (11th – 2:02.69) and the 500 free (16th – 4:59.86) … she also finished the 1650 free in 17th place with a time of 17:18.57 which went along with a personal best 1000 split time of 10:23.33 … at the NEWMAC Championship, claimed the league title in the 500 free (4:59.02) and earned Second Team All-Conference honors as the runner-up in the 200 fly (2:07.03) and the 1650 free (17:16.16) … also finished 11th with the 800 free relay in 7:42.76 … at the MIT Winter Invitational finished second in the 500 free (5:02.48), third in the 800 free relay (7:41.10), fourth in the 200 fly (2:08.92), fifth in the 200 free (1:55.85) and eighth in the 400 free relay (3:39.14) … during regular season dual meets, posted 16 top-5 finishes in her respective events including a trio of third place finishes in the 500 free which came against NYU & Johns Hopkins, Williams and Amherst … individually swam nine NCAA “B” cut times as a junior.

2015-16:
NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... at the NEWMAC Championship (2/18-21), individually finished fifth in the 500-free in a time of 5:05.44, sixth in the 1650-free in 17:56.86 and 11th (first in the “B” final) of the 200-free in 1:54.62 … with the 800 Free Relay team touched the wall 11th overall (first in the “B” final) in a time of 7:52.63 … at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/4-6), earned second place with the 800 Free Relay team in 7:35.09, 18th with the 400 Free Relay team in 3:46.82 and 19th with the “D” 400 Medley Relay team (4:09.68) … individually, placed ninth in the 1650-free (17:49.89), ninth in the 200-free (1:57.04), 11th in the 500-free (5:08.65) at the invitational.

2014-15: All-American (800 Free Relay) ... NEWMAC Champion (800 Free Relay) ... NEWMAC second team All-Conference (500 Free Relay) ... CSCAA Scholar All-American … earned All-America honors with the 800 Free Relay team as they placed eighth in 7:29.01 at the NCAA Division III Championship (3/18-21) … also at nationals, placed 17th in the 1650-free (17:18.85), 22nd in the 500-free (4:59.67) and 28th in the 400-IM (4:38.55) … clinched first place in the 800 Free Relay (7:32.30) for NEWMAC First Team All-Conference honors … also at NEWMAC’s placed second in the 500-free (5:01.14) to be placed on the All-Conference second team, third in the 1650-free (17:27.41) and sixth in the 400-IM (4:41.22) … at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/5-7), finished first in the 800 Free Relay (7:28.88) and the 400-IM (4:39.91) and second in the 500-free (5:01.25) … swam nine NCAA “B” cut times as a freshman.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science with a concentration in Spanish … intern at Second Spectrum, Inc. in 2016 and at Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research in 2017 … completed a UROP through the MIT Energy Initiative where she assisted in the creation of a laboratory scale microgrid … Chief Executive Officer for Kappa Alpha Theta … holds the MIT record as a member of the 800-free relay … UA Committee on Sustainability.

High School:  A 2014 graduate of Fishers High School … lettered four times … all-conference … academic all-state … team-high GPA  … four-time sectional finalist … 2013 state qualifier … 2014 state finalist … competed for Fishers Area Swimming Tigers … three-time Speedo sectional finalist … career-best in 200 free: 1:55.44 … career-best in 500 free: 5:01.05 …career-best in 1650 free: 17:34.71 … National Honor Society … Mu Alpha Theta … Student Athletic Council President … Math Team … Camp Tecumseh counselor … National Merit Finalist … Roy G. Holland Memorial Scholarship.