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Competed for the JCC Waves from 2003-13 ... Swam at the 2013 USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships in Indianapolis, Ind. ... Seeded 38th (2:20.04) out of 40 initial entrants in the 200-meter breaststroke on June 26, timed 2:22.32 during prelims, 32nd-fastest in the morning session ... Earned a spot in the C Final and improved his prelim mark by over two full seconds to 2:20.06 for sixth-place in the race.
A 2013 graduate of University High School in Irvine.
Born Dec. 10, 1994 in Irvine … Parents are Elaine and Wayne Yong … Has two younger siblings Matthew and Aidan … A human biology major at Muir College … Counts competing in the world championship trials as his most memorable moment to date … Enjoys reading and playing video games in his spare time … Favorite movie is I Love You, Man … One of his favorites foods is sushi … Listens to Pharrell.