UC Davis swimming and diving invites alumnae to dust off their goggles for the annual Blue-Gold Scrimmage this Saturday, Oct. 14 at 4 p.m.
Senior swimmer becomes the eighth Aggie to win the award at the Division I level
Sophomore takes to the pool in three events this weekend in Indianapolis
Sophomore standout will swim three events in first trip to NCAAs
UC Davis has won four of the six MPSF swimming and diving titles in the league's history
2016-17: Did not compete as a senior due to injury... Became the eighth UC Davis student-athlete at the Division I level to be named an NCAA Postgraduate Scholar at the end of the year.
2015-16: NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER in the 100 and 200 fly… ALL-MPSF FIRST TEAM in the 100 fly, 200 fly, and 400 medley relay… ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM in the 200 medley relay, 800 free relay, 200 IM, and 200 free relay… MPSF ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM… MPSF CHAMPION in the 200 fly and 400 medley relay… Set a school record in the 100 fly (52.73) at the MPSF Championships to place second and in the 200 fly at the NCAA Championships (1:56.07), finishing 17th in the latter -- just two-tenths of a second out of a spot in the final 16 and All-America honors… Finished 31st in the 100 fly at the NCAA Championships (53.03)… Swam a leg of the school-record setting 200 free relay squad at the MPSF Championships (1:31.68)… Named the MPSF/Turbo Athlete of the Week on Feb. 3… Named the MPSF swimmer of the week by the website CollegeSwimming.com on Nov. 12... Made championship final in the 200 IM at the conference championships, finishing eighth (2:03.70)... Collected five NCAA "B" marks in the two butterfly distances combined... Finished 42nd in the 100m fly at the AT&T WINTER NATIONALS in Federal Way, Wash., in a long-course meter time of 1:02.08 and wrapped up her stay in Washington with a 37th place finish in the 200m fly (2:17.97)... Named the DR. HUBERT HEITMAN AWARD winner as the school's top female student-athlete.
2014-15: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION FIRST TEAM in the 100 fly, 200 fly, and 400 medley relay... ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM in 200 free relay... MPSF CHAMPION in the 100 (53.65) and 200 (1:57.35) fly... Eclipsed the NCAA "B" standard four times in the 100 fly, including a season-best time of 53.55 in the prelims at the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational -- the fastest time by an Aggie this season... Also broke the NCAA "B" standard in the 200 fly twice, including her team-best time in claiming the MPSF title... Swam the third leg of the Aggies' MPSF title-winning 400 medley relay squad, which touched in a time of 3:40.87... Posted the fastest time in the 50 free this season, as her lead-off split time in the 200 free relay at the MPSF Championships came in at 23.29 -- the fifth fastest in school history... Finished the 200 IM in a team-best time of 2:02.92 at the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational... Her time in the 100 free (50.98) at the Texas Invitational is the seventh fastest in school history, while she posted the eighth fastest time in the 200 back (2:04.22) at the Aggie Open... Also posted collegiate best times in the 200 free (1:52.29) and 200 breast (2:27.77) at the Texas Invitational, the 500 free (5:16.19) at the Aggie Open, and the 100 breast (1:09.85) in a dual at Loyola Marymount on Nov. 1... Swam the lead-off leg of the Aggies' 200 free relay team (1:32.26) that finished second at the conference championships... Also swam lead-off in the 400 free (3:23.04) and 200 medley (1:41.04) relay sqauds that each finished fourth at the conference championships... Swam the lead-off leg of the 200 free relay team that set a Schaal Aquatics Center record time of 1:36.57 against BYU on Nov. 15... Named to the MPSF All-Academic Team... Twice named the MPSF/Turbo Female Athlete of the Week on Oct. 22 and Dec. 10... Nominated for UC Davis' W.P. Lindley Award as the department's most outstanding student-athlete.
2013-14: NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS QUALIFIER in the 100 and 200 fly... MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR... ALL-MPSF FIRST TEAM in 100 and 200 fly... ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM in 200 and 400 medley relay... Finished 49th in the 100 fly at the NCAA Championships with a time of 53.80... Finished 37th in the 200 fly at the NCAA Championships with a time of 1:58.57... Scored 43 individual points at the conference meet to help the Aggies to their third league title, tops among all freshmen at the meet... Set school records in the 100 (53.19) and 200 (1:56.14) fly at the MPSF Championships -- the former smashing a record that had stood for eight years... Also posted the fourth-best time in the 100 backstroke (55.36) at the MPSF Championships to win the consolation final and the fourth-fastest time in the 200 IM (2:01.75), also at the MPSF Championships... Member of the school-record 200 (1:39.89) and 400 (3:38.47) medley relay squads that set new marks at the MPSF Championships and Mizzou Invitational, respectively... Swam the second-fastest Schall Aquatics Center time in the 100 fly (55.18) against Fresno State and the 200 fly (1:59.46) against UC Santa Barbara... Member of the pool-record 200 medley relay (1:42.52) set against the Gauchos at home... Named the MPSF/Turbo Athlete of the Week on Jan. 22 after posing six individual wins and a pair of relay wins in 24 hours against Pacific and CSU Bakersfield... Other best times of the season include: 50 free (24.66) at the Pacific Invitational; 100 free (53.31) in a double dual at San Diego and against Oregon State; 200 back (2:07.39) in a dual with Loyola Marymount; 400 IM (4:33.30) at the Mizzou Invitational.
AMERICAN HS '13: NISCA All-American in the 100 fly in 2012... All-MVAL selection in the 200 IM and 100 fly in 2010... Won individual titles in the 100 fly (54.58) and 100 back (56.80) as a junior in 2012.
PERSONAL: Born in Hong Kong... Parents are Dason and Bianca... Has two younger sisters, Heidi and Ashley... Animal Science major... National Merit Scholar Semifinalist after placing in the top percentile on the PSAT... Lists her career highlight as making the finals in 100 fly as Junior Nationals... Four-time All-American (2009-13) for the Mission San Jose Aquatics Club... Four-time NCSA Junior National Finalist in the 50 fly, 100 fly, 200 fly, and 50 back, in 2012.
SELECTED TOP TIMES
|50 Free||23.29||2/19/15||MPSF Championships|
|100 Free||50.98||12/6/14||Texas Hall of Fame Invitational|
|200 Free||1:52.29||12/5/14||Texas Hall of Fame Invitational|
|500 Free||5:16.19||1/10/15||Aggie Open|
|100 Fly||52.73 (SR)||2/19/16||MPSF Championships|
|200 Fly||1:56.07 (SR)||3/19/16||NCAA Championships|
|100 Back||55.36||2/21/14||MPSF Championships|
|200 Back||2:04.22||1/10/15||Aggie Open|
|100 Breast||1:09.85||11/1/14||at Loyola Marymount|
|200 Breast||2:27.77||12/6/14||Texas Hall of Fame Invitational|
|200 IM||2:01.75||2/20/14||MPSF Championships|
|400 IM||4:33.30||11/22/13||Mizzou Invitational|