Meg Bailey
Meg  Bailey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Merewether, NSW, Australia

High School:
St. Francis Xaviers College

Event:
IM

11/18/2017

OSU Invite -- Day Two

Bailey wins title in the 400 individual medley

01/16/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

As a junior (2017): OSU Scholar Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten … made her first trip to NCAA Championships, swimming in three events: 200 butterfly, 200 IM, and 400 IM … her best finish came in the 200 fly, where she finished in 18th place (1:55.83) … had a fantastic showing at Big Ten Championships, finishing in the Top 4 in every event she competed in; she finished third in the 200 IM (1:57.75), fourth in the 200 fly (1:56.73), and 4th in the 400 IM (4:08.35) … won 15 individual events during her junior season, including a season-high of three in the meet against Miami (OH) … kicked off the year with her second straight appearance at the FGCU Invitational, swimming in four events … had the best time on the team in the 200 fly and 200 IM, and the second-best time on the team in the 200 free, 100 fly, and 400 IM.

As a sophomore (2016):
 Competed at Big Ten Championships in the 200 butterfly, 200 and 400 IM … had two top-10 finishes at Big Tens: 200 IM (1:58.69) and 400 IM (4:12.14) … placed first in 10 events during the season … won two events on two separate occasions: OSU Winter Invite (100 butterfly and 200 butterfly) and vs. Wright State (100 backstroke and 200 breaststroke) … Ohio State Scholar Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten

As a freshman (2015): Made her Buckeye debut in the dual meet against Michigan State on Jan. 23, swimming in the 100 butterfly … swam in three events at Big Ten Championships as a freshman: 200 and 400 IM as well as the 200 butterfly … won the 200 butterfly in the dual meet against West Virginia (2:04.28), her first event victory at Ohio State

Background:
Hails from Merewether, a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia ... attended St. Francis Xaviers College in Hamilton ... the daughter of Therese and Gary Bailey ... has three siblings - Mathew, Rachel and Ellen.