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

PERSONAL BESTS

EVENT TIME MEET DATE
100 BK 49.47 Denison Invite 11/30/2018
200 BK 1:48.92 NCAA Championships 3/23/2019
200 IM 1:51.22 Denison Invite 11/29/2018

--One-time All-American: 200 Medley Relay (2019)

2018-19: Swam to All-American honors as a member of the sixth place finishing 200 medley relay with a time of 1:29.31 at the NCAA Division III Swim & Dive Championships ... Earned all-UAA honors as a member of the 200 medley relay (third, 1:29.77) and by placing third in the 100 backstroke (49.70) ... NCAA Qualifier in 200 medley relay ... Academic All-UAA ... CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team.

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.