Courtney Barr
Courtney Barr
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Waltham, Mass.
High School: Matignon
Position: freestyle, backstroke, IM
Major: Human Services and Rehabilitation Studies

2015-16: Was a member of the 200 Medley Relay team that captured the Northeast-10 Relay team of the Week on 11/2/15… Was a member of the 200 Medley Relay team that captured the Northeast-10 Relay team of the Week on 12/7/15… Helped her team capture third in the 200 and 400 Medley Relays’ at the Northeast-10 Conference Championship with times of 1:46.39 and 3:56.65 respectively… Also placed fourth in the 200 backstroke with a season-best time of 2:08.26 and ninth in the 100 backstroke with a time of 59.67.

2014-15: Named to the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 Assumption College Student-Athlete Honor Rolls... Helped her team finish ninth in the 200 medley relay at the Northeast-10 Swimming and Diving Championship with a time of 1:49.50... Finished in first place with a personal-best time of 1:00.73 in the 100 backstroke at the Worcester City Championships...  Placed third in the 50 backstroke with a season-best time of 28.22 at the WPI Gompei Invitational.

Prior to Assumption: Competed on the swim team at Matignon High School... Named CCL All-Star all four years... Named CCL Swimmer of the Year as a senior... Took part in the Massachusetts sectional and state meets all four years... Owns each individual record (eight) at Matignon and helped earn all three relay records... Made the State High School Female All-Star Team all four years of high school... Owns two CCL records, the 100 free and 100 back... Also competed for North Shore Swim Club, a USA Club team... She has also volunteered her time in the community with the Habitat for Humanity program as well as spending time in the local boys and girls club and Special Olympics while attending Matignon High School.

Personal: Daughter of Mary Jane and Frederick Barr... Born on Dec. 1... Majoring in human services and rehabilitation studies... Has two sisters, Erica and Linda.

Fun Facts: Favorite Athlete: David Ortiz... Dream job: World traveler... #1 Song on her iPod: Loving You Easy by Zac Brown Band... If she could meet anyone, living or dead: Missy Franklin... Celebrity she gets mistaken for: Annasophia Robb... Favorite sports memory: The 2014-15 Assumption Greyhound St. Croix training trip and winning the 2015 Northeast-10 Conference Championship.