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Anne Marie Largay
Inducted April 2006
Anne Marie Largay dominated her sport in all levels: YMCA, USS, high school, intercollegiate and open water. As an age group and YMCA swimmer she held state records at various times in the 200 Free, 500 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 200 Back, 200 IM and 400 IM.
She won numerous High Point Awards throughout her age group career at the Maine USS Winter and Summer Age Group and Senior Championships. She held many YMCA records while swimming for the Bath YMCA. She was New England YMCA Champion in the 10 and Under 100 Free event and the 11-12 200 Free. She achieved National YMCA Top Ten recognition in the 10 and Under 100 Free. As a 12 year old she was a National YMCA Championship qualifier and participant in the 200 Free and 200 Fly.
At Morse High School, she was Maine High School Swimmer of the Year in 1985, 1986 and 1987. She was named to the All American Academic Team and held state records in the 200 IM and 100 Fly. She became the first Maine schoolgirl to go under one minute in the 100 Fly.
Anne Marie held state records in the 100 Fly, 100 Back, 200 Free, 500 Free and the 200 IM. She was undefeated in competition from 1985-1987. She won eight Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference individual titles and was state champion in the 200 Free, 500 Free, 200 IM and 100 Fly.
Swimming for Johns Hopkins University, Anne Marie was 16-time NCAA III All American, and in 1989 was NCAA III National Champion in the 200 Fly. She was a University Athletic Conference (UAA) finalist over 20 times, was the UAA record holder in the 200 Fly from 1988 until 2002. She was selected as MVP of the Johns Hopkins swim team in 1988 and held school records in the 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 200 Back and the 100 Back.
Anne Marie is also a three time winner of the Peaks to Portland Women's Division Championship.