Edgar

Chin

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Breaststroke
Height: 5'11"
Year: Junior
City/State: Rowland Heights, CA
High School: Fairmont Preparatory Academy
Major: Math-Applied
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

TRITON NOTES
Two-time NCAA Championships qualifier (2016-17, 2017-18) ... All-American (400 medley relay) ... Four All-America honorable mentions (200 medley relay, 400 medley relay, 100 breast).

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017-18
All-American (400 medley relay) ... Two All-America honorable mentions (200 medley relay, 100 breast) ... NCAA Championships qualifier ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (3/19) ... Nabbed All-America honors with a seventh place finish and a time of 3:14.76 in the 400 medley relay of the NCAA Championships ... Earned an All-America honorable mention with a 14th place finish and a time of 1:29.41 in the 200 medley relay at the NCAA Championships ... Received another All-America honorable mention with a time of 53.72 to finish ninth in the 100 breast at the NCAA Championships ... Took first in the 100 breast at the PCSC Championships (54:49) ... Helped the Tritons to a first place finish in the 400 medley relay at the PCSC Championships (3:14.89).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016-17
Two All-America honorable mentions (200 medley relay, 400 medley relay) ... Alternate for NCAA Championships in 200 breast (2:00.26) ... Made first trip to NCAA meet as relay swimmer as breaststroke leg of medley relays ... Second leg of 16th-place (1:29.93) 200 medley relay on first night of NCAA Championships (3/8) for All-America honorable mention and second leg of 11th-place (3:16.94) 400 medley relay on second day of NCAA Championships (3/9) ... Competed in all seven meets, including first PCSC Championships ... Made college debut in opener vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (10/29) ... Third in 100 breast (55.20) at first A3 Performance Invitational (11/18) ... Through A3 Invite, already top-five in UCSD record book in both breast distances.

CLUB
Swam for Trident Swim Club (2012-15) and La Mirada Armada (2015-16).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of Fairmont Preparatory Academy in Anaheim.

PERSONAL
Born May 22 in Pasadena ... Parents are Anthony and Josephine Chin ... Has an older sister named Claudia ... Math-Applied major at Sixth College ... Career goal is to enter the aerospace industry and assist in the development of space travel technologies ... Building scale models is a hobby ... Roots for eSports side Team SoloMid ... Favorite movie is A Silent Voice ... Listens to Porter Robinson and Aimer ... Top food choice is ramen ... Loves Japan.

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