UCSD Swimming & Diving BIO
 Derek Tanizaki-Hudson

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016-17
PCSC All-Academic honorable mention ... Competed in five of seven meets, including PCSC Championships.

Competed for the Santa Clara Swim Club ... Broke the 100 breast Far Western record ... A two-time Joel Ferrell Award honoree.

A 2014 graduate of American Renaissance Academy in Kapolei, Hawaii.

Born Sept. 8 in Monterey ... Parents are Daimon Hudson and Kelly Tanizaki ... Has an older brother named Virgil and two younger sisters named Kealani and Kiana ... Political science major with environmental studies minor at Roosevelt College ... Has aspirations of going to law school after graduating from UC San Diego ... Enjoys surfing, snowboarding and mountain biking ... Roots for the San Francisco 49ers and Giants ... Favorite athlete is pro surfer Kelly Slater ... Loves pizza.

Position: Breaststroke
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Kapolei, HI
High School: American Renaissance Academy
College: Roosevelt
Major: Political Science
Experience: 3 Letters
Derek Photos:
A3 performance Invitational AD