James Richardson
James Richardson
Height: 6-0
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Mercer Island, Wash.
High School: Mercer Island
Position: Back, Fly, Free
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
50-Free - 22.00
100-Free - 46.76
200-Free - 1:40.67
100-Back - 48.98
200-Back - 1:50.70
100-Fly - 50.24

2019-20:
- All-American (100 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 800 Free Relay)
- NCAA Qualifier
- NEWMAC Champion (800 Free Relay)
- NEWMAC Relay Team of the Week (Dec. 9)
- NEWMAC: 800 Free Relay (1st)
- Invite: 100 Back (1st), 200 Medley Relay (1st), 400 Medley Relay (1st), 800 Free Relay (3rd), 100 Fly (7th), 100 Free (11th), 50 Free (20th)
- Individual NCAA "B" Cuts: 2
- Regular Season Dual Meet Top-3 Placements: 20

Favorite Sports Memory:
- Spending time with fellow athletes outside of competition

On Dry Land at MIT:

- Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science

High School:
- A 2019 graduate of Mercer Island High School
- Four-time varsity letterwinner
- 2020 United States Olympic Trials Qualifier
- Seven-time All-American
- Three-time Scholar All-American
- Also swam for the Bellevue Club Swim Team
- Vice President of National Chinese Honor Society
- Boys Swimming and Diving Captain
- Army ROTC