Erin Lydon
Erin Lydon
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Waltham, Mass.
High School: Waltham/University of New England
Position: Mid-Distance Free/Butterly
Major: Criminology

2013-14: In her first collegiate meet of her career, recorded a seventh-place finish in the 200-yard freestyle at the Southern Connecticut State and the College of Saint Rose Tri-Meet (10/25) … In her second meet, finished 10th with a time of 2:23.62 in the 200 freestyle at Central Connecticut State and the University of Vermont Tri-Meet  (11/16) … In the same event, she posted finishes of ninth and tenth in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle, respectively … During the Northeast-10 Championships (2/9), placed 32nd in the sprint race with a time of 1:03.38, a time that was four seconds better than her qualifying mark.

Before Merrimack: Four-year letterwinner at Waltham High School ... Three times named a Dual County League All-Star ... Four-time Great Boston League All-Star ... Receipient of the leadership award as a senior ... Transferred from University of New England.

Personal: Born Oct. 12, 1992 ... Daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Lydon ... Has one sibling, Thomas ... Criminology major and photography minor at Merrimack.