Angela Lee
Angela Lee
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
High School: University
Position: IM/Mid-Distance Freestyle

2010-2011 (Freshman): 400-yard IM: Finished 18th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 4:27.48… Best finish was against Vermont, fourth with a time of 4:37.46… 200-yard IM: Swam a 2:07.18 in the preliminaries of the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships… Best result in the event was a second-place finish against Cornell… 200-yard breaststroke: Finished 24th at the Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships with a time of 2:24.06… Best finish in the event was against Vermont, third with a time of 2:29.79.

Before Yale: Posted All-America times in the 400 free relay and 200 IM at University High School… Ended her career in University’s top five fastest times in 200 IM (third fastest), 100 fly (fourth), 100 breaststroke (fourth) and 400 free relay (second)… Four-time CIF Finals and CIF Masters qualifier… Pacific Coast League champion in 400 free relay three times… Finished 12th in the 100 fly and 11th in the 200 IM at the 2010 CIF Championships… Helped University to the 2010 CIF Division 1 title and four Pacific Coast League crowns… Swam for the Irvine Aquazot club program… Has made the short course national cut in 400 IM… Was in the top 16 in the nation in her age group in 100 and 200 breast and 200 and 400 IM.

Personal: Orange County Catholic worker… Volunteered at the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, including playing the viola for the church orchestra… Uncle is a professional tennis player… Brother swam at Army.

Why I Chose Yale: “When I visited Yale, I loved the campus, the size of the school and the people. I also know I will have an opportunity to explore and try new things.”