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Amber Tan
Position: Sprint Freestyle
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: San Gabriel, CA
High School: Gabrielino HS
College: Warren
Major: Cognitive Science
Experience: 3 Letters
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AS A SENIOR IN 2012-13
CSCAA Scholar All-American First Team ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2011-12
Competed in eight events at the PCSC Championships ... Part of first-place 400 free relay team, which swam to a finishing time of 3:29.13 ... Also swam a leg for the 200 medley relay (1:45.74, 12th), 800 free relay (7:40.33, 13th) and 200 free relay (1:34.65, 14th) ... Participated in four events at the NCAA Championships, helping UCSD's 200 free relay team claim third place (1:32.64) ... Finished 46th individually in the 200 free (1:57.21) ... Also posted finishes in the 50 free (24.30) and 100 free (53.14).

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010-11
A part of two relay teams that posted sixth-place finishes at the NCAA Championships ... Competed in five events at the PCSC Championships ... Won league titles in the 200 medley relay (1:44.31) and 200 free relay (1:34.72).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009-10
Earned All-America and All-PCSC status ... At the NCAA Championships in Canton, Ohio, helped the Tritons take fifth in the 400 free relay with a 52.59 split and eighth in the 200 free relay with a 23.96 split ... During the PCSC Championships, played a role in the second-place finishes for the 200 free relay and 400 free relay squads ... Individually, took 10th in the 100 free (53.08), 13th in the 50 free (24.42) and 13th in the 200 free (1:57.12) ... Ended the school year on the Athletics Director's Honor Roll at the Bronze Level (GPAs from 3.00 to 3.299).

CLUB
Swam for the San Gabriel Sea Gulls.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2009 graduate of Gabrielino High School in San Gabriel ... An All-American and CIF champion ... The Soaring Eagles' MVP from 2006-09 ... Also won Gabrielino Renaissance Award and Gabrielino Scholar-Athlete Award ... Swam in five events for the Eagles, including the 50 free, 100 free, 200 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 free relay.

PERSONAL
Born May 1, 1991 in Los Angeles ... Parents are Wilson and Amy Tan ... Has a younger brother named Kyle ... A cognitive science major at Warren College ... Aspires to be a physical therapist ... Favorite athlete is Michael Jordan ... Roots for the Los Angeles Lakers ... Step Brothers is her favorite movie ... Listens to DJ Kaskade ... Hobbies include singing, playing piano and eating ... Could eat ice cream for the rest of her life if given the chance ... Walking into the 200 free relay finals at the NCAA D-II National Championships as the top seed is her favorite moment in swimming ... Her family is her greatest influence.

2012 NCAA Division II Championships
50 Free - 24.30 (Prelims) - T-34th Place
200 Free Relay Split - 23.62 (Finals) - 3rd Place
200 Free Relay Split - 23.34 (Prelims) - 1st Place
200 Free - 1:57.21 (Prelims) - 46th Place
100 Free - 53.14 (Prelims) - T-41st Place

2011 NCAA Division II Championships
50 Free - 23.82 (Prelims) - T-23rd Place
200 Medley Relay Split (Free) - 23.25 (Finals) - 6th Place
200 Medley Relay Split (Free) - 23.28 (Prelims) - 7th Place
200 Free Relay Split - 23.27 (Finals) - 6th Place
200 Free Relay Split - 23.52 (Prelims) - 7th Place
200 Free - 1:55.54 (Prelims) - 35th Place
100 Free - 52.76 (Prelims) - 36th Place

2010 NCAA Division II Championships
400 Free Relay Split - 52.59 (Finals) - 5th Place
200 Free Relay Split - 23.96 (Finals) - 8th Place
100 Free - 53.15 (Prelims) - 36th Place
50 Free - 24.29 (Prelims) - 35th Place

Homecoming 2014 (Mid AD)