Albert Zhi
Albert  Zhi
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Honolulu, Hawai'i

High School:
Maryknoll School

Height:
6-3

Event:
Free

Club Team:
Sun-shine Aquatics Swim Club


11/18/2017

Jackets Conclude Action in Georgia Tech Invite

Two school records fall as men finish third, women finish fourth

11/16/2017

Yellow Jackets Finish Fourth after First Day of GT Invitational

Ilgenfritz, Williamson set school records in 500 free

11/08/2017

Jackets Fall on the Road at Georgia in Dual Meet Action

Georgia Tech swimming & diving will host the Georgia Tech Invitational on Nov. 16-18

10/28/2017

Tech Dismantles Statesmen in Second-Straight Dual Meet Sweep

Freshman Camryn Hidalgo sets new program records in diving events

10/21/2017

Men Dominate, Women Edge Wildcats in Dual Meet Sweep

Georgia Tech swimming & diving completed its second sweep of the season with both the men and women defeating Northwestern on Saturday

Before Tech: Swam for three years at the Maryknoll School in Hawai'i ... Was named the MVP in 2016-17 for Pac5 Swimming ... Led his Maryknoll School team to a first-place finish at the Interscholastic League of Honolulu (ILH) Championships and a second-place showing at the Hawai'i State Championships in 2017 ... Finished second in both the 100 yard free (45.47) and the 200 yard free (1:41.60) free events at the 2017 state championship meet ... Touched the wall in first-place in the 200 yard free (1:37.93) at the 2017 Speedo Sectionals in March ... Also posted a fifth-place finish in the 100 yard free, a seventh-place showing in the 200 yard IM and an eighth-place finish in the 50 yard free at the 2017 Speedo Sectionals event ... Competed at the 2016 Winter Junior Nationals event ... Also earned the most points overall for his team at the 2015 Hawai'i State Championships as a junior ... Named a USA Swimming scholastic all-American ... Was a member of the Principal's List.

Personal: Full name is Qian Zhi, but he goes by Albert ... Son of Xuhua Zhi and Huisen Zheng ... Was born on Jan. 11, 1999 in Xiamen, Fujian, China ... Has also lived in Shanghai, China and in Honolulu, Hawai'i ... Chose Tech because he felt connected to the school and the swim team, it has a great engineering program and he liked the location of the campus ... Plans to major in aerospace engineering.



Zhi's Career Top Times (through 11/30/17)
EVENT TIME MEET
50 Free 21.08 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
100 Free 44.93 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 Free 1:39.29 at Georgia (11/8/17)
100 Breast 58.06/td> at Northwestern (10/21/17)
* relay split (s)