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    John McGinley  
    John McGinley

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    King of Prussia, PA

    High School:
    Malvern

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 175

    Position:
    Free/Fly


    05/07/2013

    Six Irish Swimmers Earn CSCAA Honorable Mention All-America Accolades

    Six Notre Dame NCAA Championship participants recognized

    03/30/2013

    Williamson, Stephens Seize All-America Honors

    Duo earn honorable mention All-America citations, bring team meet total to three.

    03/29/2013

    Irish Earn First All-America Honors At The NCAA Championship

    800 free relay seizes first relay All-America citation in program history.

    03/28/2013

    School Records Fall On First Day of NCAA Championship

    400 medley relay sets new mark and Dyer lowers time in 500 free.

    03/20/2013

    Irish Gear Up For NCAA Championship

    Nine Notre Dame student-athletes set to compete this weekend in Indianapolis

    03/28/2013

    Men's NCAA Swimming Championship

    Photos from all three days of competition at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis.

    03/04/2013

    2013 BIG EAST Swimming Championships

    All photos courtesy of Ken Overholt

    01/26/2013

    Shamrock Invitational

    The Irish swimming and diving teams hosted Towson and Harvard this weekend at the Rolfs Aquatic Center.

    01/29/2012

    Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving Shamrock Invitational

    The Men and Women of the Fighting Irish Swimming and Diving teams hosted Iowa and Ohio State this weekend.

    01/21/2012

    1/21 Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving vs. Michigan State

    The Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving teams took on Michigan State at home on January 21st.

    AS A SENIOR (2012-13): One of a Notre Dame record nine swimmers to qualify for the NCAA Championships, participating on the 200, 400 and 800 free relay teams ... earned honorable mention All-America recognition as a part of the 800 free relay squad that finished in 16th place ... runner-up in both the 50 (21.28) and 100 free (45.98) in an early season dual meet with Pittsburgh ... member of the second place 200 medley relay `A' squad (1:32.09) against the Panthers ... logged top-three results in the 200 free relay (1:22.12) and 100 free (45.48) in a dual matchup with Louisville ... swam with the runner-up 800 free relay (6:30.72) at the Hawkeye Invitational ... posted second place finishes in the 200 and 400 free relay finals at the Shamrock Invitational ... member of the runner-up 800 free relay `A' entry that clocked a time of 6:41.35 at the Northwestern Invitational ... posted a personal-best time of 44.66 in the preliminary heat of the 100 free at the BIG EAST Championships ... helped set a school record in the 800 free relay (6:23.40) in a second place finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... added a second runner-up result with the 200 free relay top lineup (1:18.91) at the BIG EAST Championships.

    AS A JUNIOR (2011-12): Member of the victorious 200 free relay squad in the season-opening Dennis Stark Relays ... second swimmer in the water for the runner-up 200 fly relay team at the Dennis Stark Relays ... third in the water for the third place 400 free relay team in the early season quad meet ... runner-up in the 50 free (21.19) and 100 free (46.06) at Pittsburgh ... anchored the runner-up 400 free relay team at Louisville ... equaled a personal-best in the 50 free (21.09) at the Hawkeye Invitational ... time of 1:41.74 earned third place in the 200 free against Northwestern ... second in the water for the winning 400 free relay squad against Northwestern ... third-place swimmer in the 200 free (1:41.46) against Michigan State ... second Fighting Irish swimmer to touch the wall in the 100 free, earning runner-up honors with a time of 46.53 against Michigan State ... swam with the second place 200 free relay team at the Shamrock Invitational ... anchored the runner-up 800 free relay at the Shamrock Invitational ... swam the third leg of the second place Notre Dame squad in the 800 free relay at the BIG EAST Championships ... personal-best times of 20.69 in the 50 free, 44.81 in the 100 free and 1:37.44 in the 200 free at the BIG EAST Championships ... third in the pool for the runner-up 200 free and 400 free relay teams at the BIG EAST Championships ... earned monogram.

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Swam to personal-best times of 21.09 in the 50 free and 1:39.37 in the 200 free in the preliminary sessions of the BIG EAST Championships ... swam the 200 IM in 1:54.63 at the Shamrock Invitational for another personal-best mark ... top 100 free time on the season was 45.64, just over a tenth of a second away from another personal-best time ... tried his luck at the 100 breast at the Indy Grand Prix and finished in 1:00.65.

    AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10): Competed in three individual races and in one relay for the Irish at the BIG EAST Championships, all of which were freestyle events ... the 400 free relay performance was an NCAA B-cut time ... swam personal-bests of 21.10 in the 50 free, 45.48 in the 100 free and 1:40.12 in the 200 free at the league meet ... swam the 200 IM against Michigan State and finished in a time of 1:57 ... competed against Pittsburgh in 100 fly, stopping the clock at 52.49 ... swam in 17 freestyle events over the course of the season ... tallied three top-three finishes on the dual meet season.

    THE MCGINLEY FILE: U.S. Open Qualifier ... Senior National Qualifier ... six-time Junior National Qualifier ... swam for Malvern Prep (Pa.) ... team captain as a senior ... 13-time All-American ... five-time first team all-area ... five-time first team all-Main Line ... five-time first team all-conference ... National Catholic Champion in the 100 free ... Easterns Prep School Champion in 100 free and 400 free relay ... four-time team MVP ... holds school records in the 100 free, 200 free, 200 IM, 200 free relay and 400 free relay ... four-time letter winner in water polo ... son of Patti and John McGinley ... has one younger sister (Maura) and one younger brother (Mikey) ... graduated with a degree in finance from the Mendoza College of Business.

    McGinley's Career Bests

    Event Time Meet
    50 Free 20.69 BIG EAST (2012)
    100 Free 44.81 BIG EAST (2012)
    200 Free 1:37.44 BIG EAST (2012)
    200 IM 1:54.63 Shamrock Invite (2011)
    100 Fly 52.49 Pittsburgh (2009)
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