Wending Zhu
Wending Zhu
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
High School: Oakwood
Events: FR

PERSONAL BESTS

Event Time Meet Date
200 Freestyle 1:42.32 UAA Championships 2/19/2016
500 Freestyle 4:37.79 UAA Championships 2/18/2016
1000 Freestyle 10:01.20 UAA Championships 2/14/2015
1650 Freestyle 16:22.51 Wheaton Invitational 12/5/2015

2017-18: Academic All-UAA.

2016-17: Swam to a season best time in the 1,650 freestyle (16:45.00) at the Midwest Invitational... UAA All-Academic.

2015-16: Member of the fourth-place 800-free relay at the UAA Championships ... Placed 17th in both the 200 freestyle and the 500 freestyle and placed 18th in the 1,650 freestyle at the UAA Championships ... UAA all-academic.

2014-15: Finished sixth as a member of the 800-free relay at the UAA Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain and three-year letterwinner at Oakwood High School ... Member of two-time state champion team (2013, 2014) ... Won the state title in the 400-free relay by .02 ... Placed fifth in the 500 free and seventh in the 200 free ... Three-time academic decathlon national champion (2012-14) ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... National Merit Commended Scholar ... Rensselaer Medal winner.

PERSONAL: Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Son of Yong Zhu and Mei Tian.