2 Chris Bradley
2 - Chris Bradley
Height: 6-0
Weight: 155
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Half Moon Bay, Calif.
High School: Junipero Serra
Position: ATK
Major: Mechanical Engineering (Aerospace Engineering)

Honors 

ACWPC All America Honorable Mention (2016)
CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team (2015-16)
CoSIDA Academic All-District (2016-17)
Capital One Academic All-America Third Team (2014-15)
Academic All-District First Team (2014-15, 2015-16)
ACWPC All-Academic Superior (2015-16)
Outstanding Athlete of the Year, Team Sport (2014-15)
ACWPC All America Honorable Mention (2014)
Outstanding Frosh – Water Polo (2013)
Academic All-SCIAC (Fall 2014Winter 2014-15Spring 2015, 2015-16)

2016-17
Water Polo 
SCIAC RANKS (As of November 16)

  • Tied-1st in goals (97)
  • 1st in SCIAC-only goals (23)

TEAM RANKS

  • Led the team in attempts (276), goals (103), steals (34), sprints (48) and field blocks (22)
  • 2nd in assists (25) and exclusions drawn (36)
2015-16
Water Polo
   SCIAC RANKS
  • 2nd in goals (89), goals per game (3.42)
  • Tied-4th SCIAC-only goals (24)
  

   TEAM RANKS

  • Led the team in attempts (234) and goals (89)
  • 2nd field blocks (26), steals (30)
  • 3rd assists (25), exclusions drawn (29)

2014-15            
Baseball
Joined team following swim/dive season…Played in 10 games, making seven starts…posted a triple-slash line of .167/.211/.222…drove in two RBI…had one double...pitched in five games, starting two…tossed 9.0 innings…struck out two batters. 

Swim & Dive
Set program records in the 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay and 200 Medley Relay.
Placed 7th on ‘A’ 200 Medley Relay at SCIAC Championships, 8th on ‘A’ 200 Free Relay, 8th on ‘A’ 400 Free Relay, 8th on ‘A’ 800 Free Relay.

  TOP TIMES

  • 50 Free: 23.27
  • 100 Free: 50.81
  • 200 Free: 1:49.86
  • 500 Free: 5:17.00
  • 100 Fly: 58.36

Water Polo
Set the single-season record with 134 goals.

  SCIAC RANKS

  • Led conference in goals (134)

  TEAM RANKS

  • Led team in goals (134), field blocks (17)
  • 2nd assists (27)
  • 4th steals (25), exclusions drawn (30)
  • tied-5th penalties drawn (1) 

2013-14
Swim & Dive
Placed 7th on ‘A’ 200 Free Relay at SCIAC Championships, 8th on ‘A’ 400 Free Relay, 8th on ‘A’ 800 Free Relay, 9th on ‘A’ 400 Medley Relay.

  TOP TIMES

  • 50 Free: 23.62
  • 100 Free: 51.67
  • 200 Free: 1:51.20
  • 500 Free: 5:22.11

Water Polo

  TEAM RANKS

  • Led team in goals (67), field blocks (11)
  • Tied-1st steals (25)
  • 3rd assists (13), exclusions drawn (20)

Research and STEM activities
Worked on designing Synthetic Jets with Dr. Beverley McKeon the summer after his junior year...Spent the summer after his sophomore year studying low observable materials at HFRL at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base...Studied fluid dynamics and turbulent combustion as part of a SURF fellowship with Dr. Guillaume Blanquart after his freshman year.

Prior to Caltech
Four-year member of water polo team in high school...Class Valedictorian...Scored 26 goals his senior season for head coach Bob Greene...Lists beating league opponent St. Francis for the first time in 10 years as greatest athletic achievement...Also swam for four years...Participated in wrestling for two seasons...Earned the Bauche and Lomb Science Award.


Personal
Also a member of both the water polo and swimming & diving teams at Caltech...Born in Flemington, N.J....Valedictorian at Serra...Science Medal award winner...Member of the National Honors Society...Captain of mock trial team...Member of Golden State water polo club...Born in Flemington, N.J....Son of Charles and Patricia...Has one older sister, Michelle, and two younger sisters, Victoria and Cassandra.