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Jack Wright

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Position
Sophomore
Class
Wexford, Pa.
Hometown
North Allegheny
High School

Virginia Career Best
100 Free:
44.53
200 Free: 1:34.63
500 Free: 4:18.47

2019-20
• NCAA Championships cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Earned All-America honors in the 800-yard freestyle relay for qualifying to the NCAA Championships in the event
• Placed seventh in the 200-yard freestyle at the ACC Championships in addition to finishing 13th in the 500-yard freestyle
• Also competed in 100-yard freestyle at the conference championships
• Recorded a career-best time of 4:15.27 which ranks seventh all-time in program history
• Placed fifth in the 800-yard freestyle and sixth in the 200-yard freestyle relay at the ACC Championships
• Placed fourth in the 500-yard freestyle and sixth in the 200-yard freestyle at the USC Trojan Invitational
• Finished 15th in the 100-yard freestyle at the Trojan Invite
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Olympic Trial Qualifier
• Two-time state champion in the 200 free, three-time champion in the 200 free relay and two-time champion in the 400 free relay
• Two-time state runner up in the 100 free
• Holds the state record in the 200 and 400 free relay
• Captured 19 All-America honors
• Holds the national age record in the 200 and 400 free relay
• Named the North Allegheny Athlete of the Year by both peers and athlete department

Personal
• Son of Brian and Jane Wright
• Has one sister, Katie
• Sister, Katie, swam for Ohio State