Michael Lu
Michael Lu
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: Scarsdale, N.Y.
High School: Scarsdale
Position: Free-Dx
Major: Economics

2013-14: Against Springfield (11/9), he won the 1000 free in 10:07.55 and was second in the 100 free in 49.20 and the 400 free relay with a time of 3:17.25 … was first in the 200 free with a 1:46.03 and came second in the 500 free in 4:50.45 and 400 free relay with a 3:16.10 against Bowdoin and Babson (11/23) … improved his time in the 500 to a 4:42.60 to take sixth at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/6-7) … was eighth in the 200 free in 1:44.49 and fourth in the 1650 free with a 16:27.95 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), he was seventh in the championship final of the 500 free with a 4:43.51, came 13th in the 200 free in 1:44.33 and was 15th in the 100 free with a time of 47.81 … swam the 200 free time trial and improved his time to a 1:43.44.

2012-13: NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (1650 Free) … opened the season against Springfield (11/10), taking first in the 1650 free with a 16:50.56 and second in the 500 free in 4:53.74 … won both of his events against Bowdoin and Babson (11/17), going 1:45.15 in the 200 free and 4:48.50 in the 500 … at the meet against Williams (1/11), he came third in both events, dropping time in the 1650 to go 16:31.76 and going 4:46.55 in the 500 … swam the 1000 free against Amherst (1/26), coming in third place with a 9:53.73 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), he came third in the 500 free with a personal record of 4:38.35 … touched in 10th place in the 200 free in 1:42.93 … was the second leg in the 800 free relay that came in eighth place in prelims with a time of 6:53.75 … won the 1650 free with an NCAA B cut and a best time of 16:14.40.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in economics … sales and trading intern at CITIC Securities International … development chair of Amphibious Achievement … Chi Phi.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Scarsdale High School … three-time MVP … All-League … All-Section … state qualifier … four-time varsity letterwinner … captain ... Signifer Honor Society … AP Scholar … co-president of Model UN Club.