AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11
At the PCSC Championships, finished 7th in the 200 free with a time of 1:58.06 ... Also took 11th place in the 100 free (54.31) and 15th in the 500 free (5:16.82).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10
At the Pacific Collegiate Swimming Conference Championships, captured 12th place in the 200 free after crossing the line in 1:57.10 ... Also placed 15th in the 500 free with a 5:11.50 mark in the finals.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09
At the PCSC Championships, finished 11th in the 100 free (53.24), 11th in the 200 free (1:55.15), 17th in the 50 free (24.94) and 29th in the 500 free (5:17.84) ... Took 30th in the 200 free (1:57.10) at the Nike Cup.
A 2008 graduate of La Cañada High School in La Cañada ... Named team MVP all four seasons ... Holds league records in the 200 free and 400 free ... CIF Finalist and CIF Master's Meet Qualifier who served as team captain ... Achieved statistical bests of 52.60 in the 100 free, 1:52.94 in the 200 free and 5:08.26 in the 500 free ... Named to the USA Swimming Scholastic All-Stars from 2005-07.
Born Aug. 10, 1990 ... Parents are Charles and Nathalie Nguyen, both of whom attended Central Washington University ... Has two brothers named Andrew and Brandon ... A human biology major in Sixth College ... Aspires to become a pediatrician ... A fan of Chivas USA and defender Zarek Valentin ... Loves sushi ... Enjoys cooking, listening to music, reading and spending time with family and friends.