Jimmy Fong
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Santa Rosa, Calif.

High School:
Maria Carrillo HS '07

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 148

Event:
Back

Major:
Civil Engineering

2008-09: Made conference finals in 100 back and consolation finals in the 100 fly and 200 back at Big West Championships, scoring 26 points... Placed 6th in the 100 back, 10th in the 100 fly and 11th in the 200 back... Prelim time of 50.59 in 100 back ranks 6th all-time while 50.25 in the 100 fly ranks 7th.

2007-08: Scored 29.0 points at the Big West Conference Championships, advancing to finals in 100 back (8th) and 200 back (7th)... Finished in 50.66 in 100 back prelim, 5th in school history... Posted 1:51.72 in 200 back, 10th all-time at UC Davis... Also advanced to consols in 100 fly, placing 12th... Swam leadoff leg of 200 medley and 400 medley relays, each of which finished 4th at conference.

MARIA CARRILLO HS '07: Captured North Coast Section title in 100 back as a senior... Also placed 6th in 100 fly... Won back-to-back North Bay League titles in 100 back... Advanced to CIF-NCS meet as a sophomore, placing 16th (55.42)... Earned team MVP honors in 2004, 2006 and 2007; Coaches' Award in 2005... Set Redwood Empire record in 100 back at 51.20... Also swam for Santa Rosa Neptunes, setting club 100 back record in 2004.

PERSONAL: Born in Santa Rosa, Calif.... Majoring in civil engineering... Parents are Sean & Karen Fong... Older sister, Helen, graduated from UC Davis in 2001... Career highlight was winning section 100 back title in 2007... Lists Rafael Nadal as his sports hero.