Six Pitt women made the list, tied for the second most from any school.
Zach Lierley qualifies for two finals and earns a Junior Nationals time in one.
Kinga Cichowska had a U.S. Olympic Trial qualifying time for the second straight day.
Pitt men's and women's divers sweep events.
Both teams had top-50 GPA's in the entire country.
2014-15: 2015 All-ACC Academic Swimming & Diving Team … In the season opener against Duke, was fifth in the 200 IM and sixth in the 200 breast ... At Georgia Tech/Georgia Southern, placed seventh in both the 200 fly and 200 breast ... Against Bucknell, took second in the 200 breast and fifth in the 200 fly ... At the Pitt Invite, swam in three championship finals, placing second in the 200 IM, third in the 400 IM and fourth in the 200 breast ... Placed third in the 200 IM and fourth in the 200 breast against West Virginia ... At Denison, grabbed third in the 200 IM and fifth in the 200 breast ... Took sixth in the 200 breast at the Senior Recognition Meet ... Placed third in the 200 IM at Villanova ... At the ECAC Championships, swam in three championship finals, placing third in the 200 IM and seventh in both the 100 breast and 200 breast, in addition to swimming on the winning 400 medley relay and runner-up 400 free relay teams.
2013-14: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Finished second in the 200 breaststroke against St. Bonaventure...Finished fourth in the 100 breast against Bucknell...At the Pittsburgh Invitational, she finished sixth in the 200 IM, seventh in the 100 breaststroke (1:05.57), and fifth in the 200 breaststroke (2:23:57)...Finished third in the 200 breast against WVU...Against Villanova, she finished third in the 100 breast and third in the 200 breast...Finished first in the 100 breast at the Western. Pa Invite...Competed at the ECAC Championships, where she finished fourth in the 200 IM (2:04.00), sixth in the 100 breast (1:04.16) and sixth in the 200 breast (2:19.51).
High School: Has a runner-up finish in districts...placed third in the state finals...qualified for Junior Nationals where her team finished sixth in the 4x100 free relay...was the recipient of the All-American Scholastic Award...selected for USA Swimming Western Zone Select Camp her freshman season.
Personal: Born August 24, 1995...daughter of Zhongican Yuan and Charlotte Jia-Yuan...has an older brother, Jonathan...majoring in biological sciences with a focus in pre-med.
|Yuan's Personal Best Performances
||5:22.55||2/1/2014||vs. Cal/CMU/Grove City/Clarion|
|200 Fly||2:11.69||1/17/2015||at Denison|
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