Nanette Wu
Nanette Wu
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Cupertino, Calif.
High School: Monta Vista
Position: Back
Major: Electrical Engineering and Comp Science & Music

Collegiate Personal Bests
50-Free - 25.16
100-Free - 56.93
100-Back - 57.32
200-Back - 2:12.43
100-IM - 1:01.82
200-IM - 2:15.66

2017-18: All-American (200 Medley Relay) … NCAA Qualifier … NEWMAC Champion (200 Medley Relay) … broke the program and NEWMAC meet record in the 200 medley relay … CSCAA Scholar All-American … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … at the NCAA Division III National Championship broke the program and NEWMAC open record in the 200 medley relay with a seventh place finish in a time of 1:43.21 … at the NEWMAC championship, broke the open record in the 200 medley relay with a time of 1:43.45 and a first place finish … also touched the wall fourth in the 100 back in 59.15, 11th in the 200 free relay in 1:37.57, 17th in the 50 free in 25.32 and 31st in the 100 free in 56.93 … during regular season dual meets, placed third (200 MR), fourth (100 back) and fifth (200 FR) against Boston College … opened the season, was the runner up in the 100 back in a time of 1:03.18.

2016-17:
Honorable Mention All-American (200 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC Champion (200 Medley Relay) … CSCAA Scholar All-American … NEWMAC Women’s Relay Team of the Week (11/21) … helped break the NEWMAC open and meet records in the 200 medley relay as well as the MIT program record in the 200 medley relay … aided the Engineers to their best finish in program history at the NCAA Division III Championship as MIT placed fifth with a team score of 165 points … at nationals, placed tenth with the 200 medley relay team (1:43.48 – NEWMAC open record) for Honorable Mention All-America honors and also finished 35th in the prelims of the 100 back (59.06) … at the NEWMAC Championship, claimed the league title in the 200 medley relay with a conference record time of 1:43.67 … also finished fifth in the 100 back (59.19) and 13th in the 50 free (25.20) … at the MIT Winter Invitational, finished as the runner up in the 400 medley relay (3:53.27), third in the 100 back (57.32) and 17th in the 50 free (25.26) … during regular season dual meets, posted six top-3 finishes in her respective events including a win in the 200 medley relay against WPI & Bowdoin … individually swam one NCAA “B” cut time as a freshman which came in the 100 back during the MIT Winter Invite where she placed third in a season best time of 57.32.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science as well as music … research intern (mobile augmented reality) at HKUST-DT System and Media Lab at Hong Kong University of Science & Technology … completed research on front-end development for mobile web service application at MIT Music & Technology Lab … Social chair of MIT Symphony Orchestra … Pi Beta Phi … Clarinetist in Emerson Music Scholarship program … MIT Wind Ensemble/Chamber Orchestra.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Monta Vista High School … four-time varsity letterwinner in swimming … MVP … Most Inspirational … Captain … high school record holder in 100-back and 200-medley relay … 2013 and 2014 CIF Central Coast Section Team Championship … also swam for the Santa Clara Swim Club where she was a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American and part of the Pacific Swimming All-Star team … Tri-M Music Honor Society … California Youth Symphony – 1st Clarinet … high school wind ensemble … concertmaster … National Merit Finalist … California All-State Honor Band.