Tony Chen
Tony Chen
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Clemmons, N.C.
High School: West Forsyth
Position: Free-SP
Major: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

2011-12: All-American (400 free relay) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (400 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (100 Free) … won the 50 free at the Wheaton Invitational (2/4) in 23.95 … won the 100 free against Tufts (1/21), touching in 48.51 … second in the 200 free at the MIT Invitational (12/2) with a time of 1:42.03 … also picked up a second-place finish at the 100 back at the Wheaton Invitational … second a the NEWMAC Championships in the 100 free with a B cut time of 45.75 … fourth at the NEWMAC Championships in the 50 free in 21.10 … third in the 200 free in a time of 1:41.68, an NCAA B cut … anchored the winning 400 medley relay team the conference meet … swam the leadoff leg on the champion 400 free relay team … swam the leadoff leg on the 400 free relay at the NCAA Championships that finished sixth in 3:01.27.

2010-11: Two-time All-American … first team All-NEWMAC in the 400 free relay … second team All-NEWMAC in the 200 free … part of a pair of relays that finished among the top-eight at the NCAA Championships (2nd in the 400 free and 8th in the 800 free) … leadoff on the 400 free relay that established a school record with its time of 2:59.65 … swam the third leg on the 800 free relay that finished in a school record 6:42.36 … swam a season best of 21.29 in the 50 free at the NEWMAC Championships to finish fifth … second at the NEWMAC in the 200 free with a season best 1:42.45, sixth fastest in MIT history … swam the third leg of the NEWMAC champion 400 free relay

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in computer science and electrical engineering … internships with Statsheet, Inc. and BB&T.

High School: A 2009 graduate of West Forsyth High School.

Personal: Son of Xiaoming Chen and Yan Miao.