The Irish played host to Iowa in the annual Shamrock Invitational Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, 2014.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14): Freestyle swimmer who competed in sprint and distance events in addition to relays ... swam the 1,650 free at the ACC Championships, claiming 20th place in 17:09.57 ... placed 13th out of 46 swimmers in the 500 yard free at the Hawkeye Invitational (4:54.11) ... finished 10th out of 26 swimmers in the 1,650 free at the Hawkeye Invitational (17:04.24) ... selected to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... earned a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Cathedral Catholic High School (Ca.) in the spring of 2013 ... earned four letters in swimming ... finished second in the 500 free at the CIF Championships ... helped team to sixth consecutive CIF title to break the San Diego section record for most consecutive titles ... named a Scholastic All-American ... won first CIF title in the 500 free as a junior ... helped team win team title and tie San Diego record for most consecutive CIF championships (five) ... was runner-up in the 200 free ... was a junior national qualifier and a Scholastic All-American ... as a sophomore was a Scholastic All-American and a junior national qualifier as the team won a CIF championship ... helped team win CIF title as a freshman ... also competed for the North Coast Aquatics club team ... team was honored as a USA Swimming Gold Medal Club ... was a junior national and sectional qualifier ... was the San Diego long course junior Olympic record holder in the 1,500m freestyle heading into senior campaign ... outside of pool participated in Campus Ministry, National Honor Society and the California Scholarship Federation ... received the National Merit Commended Scholar, the Msgr. John A. Dickie Award, the Fr. John Cadden Award and the Rev. Charles Buddy Award ... full name is Molly Katherine Barry ... born in St. Louis, Mo., to Kevin and Mary Kay Barry ... has a younger brother, Brendan, and a younger sister, Kate ... has a cousin, Brian Kuske, who received his MBA from Notre Dame in 2012 ... is a science pre-professional major in the College of Science.