Jerry Chen
Jerry Chen
Year: So.
Hometown: Walnut, Calif.
High School: Walnut
Events: BK, IM


2017-18: CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention ... Swam to a B cut time in the 100 BK (50.18) on Feb. 15 ... Second fastest WashU performer in the 100 BK (50.18), third fastest in 200 BK (1:50.96) and 200 IM (1:52.02) ... Academic All-UAA.

2016-17: Swam to a fourth place finish at the UAA Championships (2/8) in the 100 back (50.55)... Recorded a season-best 50.40 time in the 100 back as the leadoff swimmer of the 400-medley relay at the UAA Championships (2/9)... Also competed in the 200 IM at the UAA Championships with a 17th place finish (1:53.45).

HIGH SCHOOL: Captain and four-year letterwinner in swimming at Walnut High School ... Holds school record in 100 Backstroke and CIF record holder in 200 Medley Relay … Placed in the top eight during state championships in the 100 Backstroke and 200 Medley Relay … Named All-State ... Personal Bests: 100 Backstroke: 50.21; 200 IM: 1:52.97 ... AP Scholar.

PERSONAL: Majoring in Finance ... Son of Cathy Hong and Jack Chen.