Dylan Lu
Dylan Lu
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Kingwood, Texas
High School: Kingwood
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Bats/Throws: Ba/Fr/IM
Event: Ba/IM/Fr

Honors
CollegeSwimming.com SCIAC Swimmer of the Week 12/15 (2015-16)
SCIAC All-Academic Team (2015-16)

2015-16

  • 200 Free: 1:48.26 (R) SCIAC Championships
  • 500 Free 4:46.17 SCIAC Championships
  • 50 Back: 25.96 (R) SCIAC Championships
  • 100 Back: 53.79 (R) SCIAC Championships
  • 200 Back: 1:53.92 SCIAC Championships
  • 200 IM: 2:04.99 Caltech vs. Redlands

Research and STEM activities
Worked with nanostructres and their physical properties in a material science lab at Caltech.

Prior to Caltech
Named to the 2014 USA Swimming Scholastic All-America Team...Two-time NCSA Junior nationals qualifier...USA Swimming Speedo Championship Series Southern Zone qualifier and finalist...Qualified for the UIL State meet...Named team Rookie of the Year...Member of the National and Spanish Honor Societies...An AP Scholar with Distinction...National Merit Commended Scholar...Class Valedictorian at Kingwood High School.

Personal
Born in Houston, Texas...Son of Yanli Xu and Dai...Has one older sister, Rachel.