Career: Three-year member of the Blue Devils' ACC Championship team ... Graduated ranked third all-time at Duke in the 100 butterfly (47.38) and seventh in the 100 backstroke (48.86) ... Four-year member of the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
2016-17: Moved up to third on the Blue Devils' all-time performance list in the 100 butterfly at the ACC Championships ... Clocked 47.38 in preliminaries before going on to take 15th in the event finals ... Added another best time in the 100 backstroke preliminaries, posting the seventh-fastest mark in school history at 48.86, and in a 50 freestyle time trial (20.42) ... ‘A' finalist in the 100 butterfly at the NC State GAC Invite ... Received the Above and Beyond Award at the program's annual end-of-the-year banquet.
2015-16: Posted a first-place finish as a member of the Blue Devils' 200 medley relay at the Carolina College Invitational ... Recorded best time of 48.43 in the 100 butterfly at the same meet to rank eighth on Duke's all-time performance list ... Led off winning 200 medley relay at North Carolina (1/30) ... Took fifth in the 100 butterfly and eighth in the 100 backstroke at the Nike Cup Invitational.
2014-15: Advanced to the 100 backstroke finals at the ACC Championship, placing 24th overall … Time of 49.08 in the event preliminaries ranked seventh on Duke's all-time performance list … Touched at 48.80 in the 100 butterfly preliminaries for the seventh-fastest mark in program history … Also notched personal-best times in the 50 and 100 freestyle at the conference meet … Won the 100 backstroke at the Carolina College Invitational (2/7).
2013-14: Among team leaders in 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly as a freshman ... Advanced to the 100 backstroke consolation final at the ACC Championship, recording a season-best mark of 50.09 to rank ninth on Duke's all-time top-10 list ... 100 butterfly time of 49.36 in the ACC preliminaries ranked sixth in program history ... Helped the Blue Devils' 200 medley relay post the second-fastest mark in school history at ACCs (1:27.35) ... 200 medley relay also took first during the regular season against South Carolina, William & Mary and UNC Wilmington.
Prior to Duke: Swam for Frank Lichtner at La Salle College High School in Wyndmoor, Pa. … Four-time NISCA All-American in the 100-yard butterfly while also earning All-America honors in the 100 backstroke as a senior … All-state and all-league selection in each of his four seasons … Broke a league record in the 100 backstroke as a senior … Twice set a state record as a member of the medley relay team … Member of the Penn Charter Aquatic Club team … Also lettered two years in water polo, garnering all-conference accolades.
Personal: Born Joseph Michael Maginnis on July 12, 1995 in Abington, Pa. … Son of Paul and Teresa Maginnis … Has one sister, Mary, and one brother, Matt … Brother, Matt, is a member of the rowing team at Boston University … Sister, Mary, was a member of the heavyweight crew team at Harvard (2010-13) ... Majoring in economics.
Maginnis Career Bests:
|100 Back||48.86||7th all-time at Duke|
|100 Fly||47.38||3rd all-time at Duke|
At the ACC Championships:
|2014||8th, 200 Medley Relay (1:27.35)
24th, 100 Back (50.09)
|2015||24th, 100 Back (49.96)|
|2017||15th, 100 Fly (47.52)|