UCLA Swimming & Diving BIO
Nina Hayes
Player Profile:
Nina Hayes 1731067
Position: Back/IM
Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Livermore, Calif.
High School: Granada HS
Swam a lifetime best of 2:03.71 in the 200 IM at Pac-12s ... The time was the fourth-best on the squad in that event for the season ... Swam a career-best 51.61 in the 100 Free ... Earned Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention honors.

Hayes swam at the Far Western Championships, recording a lifetime-best 50 Freestyle time of 26.82 ... also swam at the Los Angeles Invitational and finished 21st in the 200 Backstroke (2:22.40) ... Swam a season-best 57.90 in the 100 Back at Pac-12s ... 

Posted a season-best 2:04.64 in the 200 Individual Medley at the Pac-12 Championships, also swimming season bests in the 100 Freestyle (51.70) and 200 Free (1:51.84) at Pac-12's … had identical, season-best 2:03.23 swims in the 200 Backstroke against California and USC … named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the Winter and Spring quarters.

Swam at the Arena Grand Prix in Santa Clara, making the D Final in the 200 Backstroke (2:25.53) ... also swam in the 50 and 100 Freestyle, the 100 Back and the 100 Butterfly.

Swam for four years at Granada High School in Livermore, Calif. ... was a three-time All-American in the 200 IM and 100 Back and a two-time All-League selection in those events, owning top all-time 25 times ... team Most Valuable Player as a sophomore and junior ... team record holder in the 100 Free, 100 Back, 200 IM, 100 Breast, 400 Free Relay and 200 Medley Relay ... was a four-time Scholar Athlete ... five-time North Coast Sectional finalist ... swam club with Livermore AquaCowboys under coach Alex Silver ... was a First National Team qualifier, team captain and two-time MVP ... holds team records in nine events ... invited to the Western Zone Select Camp in 2010 and was second in the 100 Back at Summer Sectionals in 2011.

Born Aug. 17, 1995 in Alameda, Calif.. ... daughter of Mary and Thomas Hayes ... has two brothers, Andrew and Matthew ... sociology major.

Nina Hayes’ Career Bests
200 Freestyle (Short Course) 1:51.19
200 Individual Medley (Short Course) 2:03.71
200 Backstroke (Short Course) 2:03.23

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