Women's Swimming

 

  Molly Papish
Molly Papish

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Stony Brook, N.Y.

High School:
Ward Melville

Height:
5-9

Event:
Free/IM

Birthdate:
07/16/1990


07/12/2012

113 UMass Student-Athletes Named To Atlantic 10 Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll

A league-record 1,369 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.

07/12/2012

113 UMass Student-Athletes Named To Atlantic 10 Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll

A league-record 1,369 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.

04/20/2012

Swimming & Diving Teams Hold Annual Banquet

Both teams handed out season awards and honored departing seniors.

02/26/2012

Minutewomen Come In Fourth At Atlantic 10 Championship

Michaela Butler was named Most Outstanding Diver after claiming the gold in the three-meter, Saturday night.

02/02/2012

Swimming & Diving Take On A-10 Rival Fordham On Senior Day

The meet is going to be aired on CBS 3 Now and UMass All-Access.

General: Ranks fourth all-time at UMass in the 1650 free (17:26.36),seventh all-time in the 400 IM (4:33.59),fifthall-time in the 500 free (5:03.17), and fifth in the 1000 free (10:31.15).

2011-12 (Senior): Scored for the Minutewomen in the 1650 free (17.32.13) coming in twelfth place and finished with a time of 5:06.24 in the 500 free at the Atlantic 10 Championship ... Placed sixth in the 200 back (2:19.38) against Fordham University (2/4) ... Took seventh in the 1650 free (18:13.56) at the Dartmouth Invitational (1/27) ... Claimed third in the 500 free with a time of 5:16.46 at Bryant (1/20) ... Finished seventh in the 500 free (5:16.01) at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/13) ... Finished seventh in the 50 free (26.37) against Northeastern (12/3) ... Finished the 1650 free with a time of 17:47.51 at the Terrier Invitational (11/18) ... Took first in both the 500 free (5:13.82) and the 1000 free (10:46.36) against Army (10/22) ... Assisted the 400 yard freestyle relay team to a fifth place finish (3:44.68), placed fifth in the 1000 yard free (10:50.59) and fifth in the 500 yard free (5:21.19) at Boston University (10/15).

2010-11 (Junior): Placed 13th in the 1650 free (17:37.09) at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23-26) ... Finished fourth in both the 200 free (1:59.14) and the 500 free (5:15.72) at Fordham (2/5) ... Took fifth place in the 1000 free (10:43.62) at the Dartmouth Invitational (1/28-29) ... Finished second place in the 1000 free (10:44.79) and the 500 free (5:11.74) against Boston College ... Placed first in the 400 yard freestyle relay (3:37.06) at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/15) ... Against Northeastern finished third in the 100 yard IM (1:03.47) (12/4) ... Competed at the Terrier Invitational in the 1650 yard freestyle (17:18.30) (11/21) ... Took third in the 500 yard free relay (4:47.27), third in the 400 yard IM (4:44.85) vs Binghamton (11/6) ... Against Stony Brook placed third in the 400 yard IM (4:42.31)(10/30) ... Finished fifth in the 1000 freestyle (10:53.28), took second in the 500 free (5:17.04), participated in the 2nd place 200 free relay (1:43.56) in the win against Army (10/23)

2009-10 (Sophomore): Was outstanding at the A-10 Championships including notching a sixth-place finish in the 1650 free (17:26.36) and a pair of 11th-place finishes in the 500 free (5:03.77) and 400 IM (4:33.59) (2/20) ... Took third in the 1000 free (10:47.33) at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/15-1/16) ... Grabbed second in the 1000 free (10:45.10) and third in the 500 free (5:18.07) at Northeastern (12/5) ... Swam a career-best time of 17:32.13 in the 1650 free to place sixth, while notching the eighth fastest time in school history in the 500 free (5:07.27) to finish 12th at the Terrier Invitational (11/22) ... Placed second in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:18.39 while finishing third in the 200 freestyle (1:59.79) against Binghamton (11/7) ... Finished third in the 1000 free (10:58.92) against Stony Brook (10/31).

2008-09 (Freshman): Finished the 1650 free in 17:51.11 at the A-10 Championships (2/18-21) ... Notched a fourth-place finish in the 200 IM (2:20.11) at Fordham (1/31) ... Placed fourth in the 1650 free (18:32.54) at home against Colgate (1/25) ... Finished fourth in the 500 free (5:22.77) and fifth in the 1000 free (11:02.68) against Boston College (1/24) ... Notched two eighth-place finishes: 500 free (5:25.07) and 200 back (2:18.95) at the Rhode Island Invitational (1/16-17) ... Finished third in the 1000 free (11:04.26) and fourth in the 200 back (2:18.48) against Northeastern (12/6) ... Placed 11th in the 1650 free (18:01.32) and 15th in the 400 IM (4:43.91) at BU's Terrier Invitational (11/21-23) ... Was the third-place finisher in the 1000 free (11:04.24) and fourth-place finisher in the 200 free (2:02.30) at Binghamton (11/8) ... Notched a second-place finish in the 500 free (5:21.05) in her first career trip to Stony Brook (11/1) ... Placed third in the 1000 free (10:59.76) at home against Army (10/25) ... Helped the 400 free relay team to a second-place finish while adding an individual fourth-place finish in the 500 free (5:20.45) at BU (10/18).

Before UMass: Four-year letterwinner for Chris Gordon at Ward Melville (N.Y.) High School ... Won Empire State gold medal in 800m free relay as a sophomore ... Earned Empire State bronze as a junior in the 400m free relay ... Broke the Ward Melville 200m free relay record as a senior.

Personal: Molly Fenton Papish ... Born on July 16, 1990 to Glenn and Nina Papish ... Has one sister, Carly and one brother, Kyle ... Majoring in psychology and early childhood development.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Oct 25
    at Boston University 1:00 PM
    Friday, Oct 31
    at Binghamton 5:00 PM
    Saturday, Nov 1
    at Binghamton 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Nov 8
    vs Brown 1:00 PM
    Friday, Nov 21
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
    Saturday, Nov 22
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
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