Jacob Phillips
Jacob Phillips
Height: 6-1
Year: So.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C.
High School: Leesville Road
Position: Free
Major: Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
100-Free - 47.61
200-Free - 1:41.38
500-Free - 4:38.05
1000-Free - 10:16.29
100-Fly - 56.42

2017-18:
At the NEWMAC Championship, finished fourth in the 500 free (4:38.05), fifth in the 200 free (1:42.11), eighth in the 800 free (6:45.03) and 14th in the 100 free (47.61) … at the MIT Winter Invitational, finished as the runner up in the 800 free relay (6:46.26) and the 200 free (1:41.38) … also placed fourth in the 400 free relay (3:05.51), fifth in the 500 free (4:39.74) and 17th in the 100 free (48.27) … during the regular season, posted a pair of second place finishes in the 500 free against WPI/Bowdoin (4:52.46) and Boston College (4:51.81).

Out of the Pool at MIT:
Majoring in computer science ... UROP in CSAIL ... his research was on creating a data-driven simulator and deep reinforcement learning training of autonomous vehicles inside the simulator ... member of the Amphibious Achievement Board of Directors ... MIT Consulting Group ... Phi Beta Epsilon.

High School: A 2017 graduate of Leesville Road High School … four-time varsity letterwinner in swimming … Two time conference champion in 200 freestyle … 4A regional and state qualifier in the 200 and 500 freestyle … Leesville Road High School record holder in the 200 free … Winter Junior Qualifier (1:55.34 200 Freestyle LCM) … also competed for the Marlins of Raleigh where he registered multiple first-place finishes for club relays at State Championships … also played on the Ultimate Frisbee Club Team in high school … National Latin Honor Society … National Honor Society … National Math Honor Society … Latin Club President … Leesville Liaison … Newspaper Staff Writer … National Merit Finalist and Scholarship Winner … USA Swimming Scholastic All-American … three-time President's Volunteer Service Award.