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Chase                              Williams
Chase
Williams
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Chesapeake, Va.
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Sport: Men's Swimming
Position: Fly/IM

Biography

At West Virginia in 2013-14
  • All-Big 12 Second Team (200 fly)
  • Swam a team-best time of 1:48.84 in the 200 fly at the Big 12 Championships, placing fifth
  • Made finals and placed eighth in the 400 IM with a time of 3:58.06 at the Big 12 Championships
  • Placed 10th with a season-best time of 1:49.96 in the 200 IM at the Big 12 Championships
  • Started his season with a win in the 200 fly at the West Virginia State Games (1:55.49)
  • Won the 200 fly at the WVU Invite with a time of 1:55.73

At West Virginia in 2012-13

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Finished fourth in the 200 fly (1:50.19), sixth in the 100 fly (49.65) and sixth in the 200 IM (1:50.02) at the Big 12 Championships
  • Took third in the 200 fly (1:53.25), fifth in the 400 IM (4:10.47) and sixth in the 100 fly (52.62) against TCU
  • Had fourth-place finishes in the 100 fly (51.01) and 200 fly (1:52.23) at the Pitt Invitational
  • Took first place in the 100 fly (51.45) and the 200 IM (1:55.74) against Cincinnati
  • Won the 100 fly (51.44), 200 fly (1:54.64) and 200 IM (1:56.42) against Villanova
  • Had first-places finishes in the 200 fly (1:53.99), 200 IM (1:57.22) and 400 IM (4:09.34) at the West Virginia State Games

Prep

  • Team captain at Western Branch High
  • Holds the 200 IM (1:53.58) record for the Old Dominion Aquatic Club
  • Finished 40th in the 200 fly (1:52.71), 70th in the 50 fly (23.69) and 71st in the 100 fly (51.13) at the 2012 NCSA Junior Nationals
  • Two-time USA Swimming Academic All-American

Personal

  • Son of Neal and Rosemary Williams
  • Has two sisters
  • Birthday is April 27
  • Majoring in general engineering
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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