Zack

Reuter

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Distance Freestyle/Individual Medley
Height: 6'1"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Carmichael, CA
High School: Rio Americano HS
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

TRITON NOTES
Two-time NCAA Championships qualifier (2017-18, 2018-19) ... All-American (400 IM) ... All-America honorable mention (800 free relay twice) ... Three-time PCSC champion (800 free relay, 400 IM, 1650).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2019-20
Team Captain

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2018-19
All-American (400 IM) ... All-America honorable mention (800 free relay) ... NCAA Championships qualifier ... All-MPSF Second Team (400 IM) ... MPSF All-Academic selection ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative ... Earned his first All-America distinction with a fifth place finish in the 400 IM and a personal-best time of 3:51.35, that ranked second in program history ... Combined for a time of 6:35.59 in the 800 free relay to place 10th for an All-America honorable mention ... Recorded a time of 9:21.68 in the 1000 free at the NCAA Championships that ranked 10th in program history ... Competed in all 11 meets for the Tritons, including UC San Diego's first-ever MPSF Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017-18
All-America honorable mention (800 free relay) ... Made the trip to the NCAA Championships as a relay swimmer ... PCSC Championships Men's Co-Swimmer of the Meet ... CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (2/20) ... Earned his first All-America honorable mention with a time of 6:40.69 in the 800 free relay at the NCAA Championships, recording a collegiate-best time of 1:40.27 in the leadoff leg of the race ... Swam to two individual titles at first PCSC Championships, in 400 IM (3:56.59) and 1650 (15:56.93), while aiding the Triton men to their 10th straight team title ... Also handled second leg of PCSC champion 800 free relay in PCSC debut on meet's first night (2/14), and placed second in 500 free (4:33.39).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2017 graduate of Rio Americano High School in Sacramento ... Two-time Capital Athletic League (CAL) and team MVP ... Four-time All-CAL selection ... Led the Raiders to four consecutive CAL titles ... Part of Rio Americano 400 free and 200 medley relays that won CAL championship in four straight years ... Also played water polo.

CLUB
Competed with DART swimming.

PERSONAL
Born Aug. 22 in Sacramento ... Parents are Ernest and Elisa Reuter ... Has a younger sister named Tina and a younger brother named Jake ... Mechanical engineering major at Sixth College ... Wants to become an engineer after graduating from UC San Diego ... Favorite UC San Diego memory is winning the conference title for the 10th-consecutive season ... Enjoys cycling, surfing and radio-controlled cars ... Favorite movie is Avengers: Infinity War ... Cheers for the Green Bay Packers ... Favorite athlete is Jordy Nelson ... Listens to Queen, David Bowie, AC/DC and Tom Petty ... Loves steak.

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