Amy Fay
Amy Fay
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Haverhill, Mass.
High School: Haverhill
Position: Mid-Dist./Distance Free

2011-12: Finished third in the 1,650-yd free, fifth in the 500-yd. free and tenth in the 200-yd free at the Patriot Invitational before having mid-season surgery... Won the 500 free in the season-opening dual meet with Rider... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2010-11: Named to the America East All-Conference Team after winning the 500-yard free, claiming third in the 1,650-yard free, and placing fifth in the 200-yard free at the conference meet... Also claimed silver as a part of the 800-yard freestyle relay at the America East Championships... 200 free (1:50.13) and 500 free (4:51.62) times at the conference championships rank third in UMBC's history... Helped lead the 800 free relay team to victory and claimed second in the 500 free, third in the 200 free, and fifth in the 1,650 free at the Patriot Invitational... Claimed three victories during the dual meet season.

2009-10: Placed sixth in the 1,650-yard freestyle, eighth in the 200 free and 12th in the 500 free at the America East Championships… Part of the 800 free relay team that finished third… Claimed bronze in the 200, 500 and 1,650 free events at the Patriot Invitational… Won the 500 free twice during the dual meet season, against Bucknell and Rider… Swam season-best times in the 200 free (1:52.96) and the 1,650 free (17:14.34) at the conference meet and the 500 free (4:58.22) at the Patriot  Invite… Her 200-, 500- and 1,650 free times rank ninth, seventh and seventh on UMBC’s all-time top-10 list, respectively… Her 1,000 free split of 10:23.18 ranks fourth all-time in school history.

Background: Massachusettes state champion in the 500 free in 2009… Named to the Merrimack Valley All-Conference Team in 2008 and 2009… A three-year letter winner at Haverhill High School.

Personal: Daughter of Michael and Sandy Fay… Has a younger sister, Emily, who is a diver at UMBC… Majoring in health administration and policy… Born Feb. 14, 1991.