Reona Yamaguchi
Reona Yamaguchi
Year: So.
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
High School: The Peddie School
Position: Breast, IM

Career Best Marks

Event

Time

100-yard Breaststroke

54.22*

200-yard Breaststroke

1:59.95*

100-yard IM

52.55*

200-yard IM

1:51.46

50-yard Freestyle

22.07

100-yard Freestyle

49.18

500-yard Freestyle

4:49.58

100-yard Butterfly

52.18

200-yard Butterfly

1:58.13

 

* = school record

 

Career

  • At the end of the 2017-18 season, owns four school records in the 100-yard breaststroke (54.22), the 200-yard breaststroke (1:59.95), the 100-yard IM (52.55) and as part of the 400-yard medley relay (3:16.87)

2017-18:

  • All-American in the 100 Breaststroke (12th, 55.61) and 200 Breaststroke (15th, 2:03.84)
  • NCAA qualifier in the 100 Breaststroke, 200 Breaststroke and 400 Medley Relay
  • UAA Champion in the 100-yard breaststroke
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Oct. 30)

2016-17:

  • All-American in the 100-yard breaststroke (5th, 54.66); 200-yard breaststroke (8th, 1:59.95) and the 400-yard medley relay (9th, 3:17.30)
  • Set four new school records in the 100-yard breaststroke (54.22), the 200-yard breaststroke (1:59.95), the 100-yard IM (52.83) and as part of the 400-yard medley relay (3:17.30)
  • NCAA qualifier in the 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard breaststroke and 400-yard medley relay
  • All-UAA in the 100-yard breaststroke (2nd), 200-yard breaststroke (3rd) and the 400-yard medley relay (3rd)
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Jan. 16)

Personal:

  • Major: Molecular Engineering
  • Participated in four years of swimming in high school
  • Team captain
  • MAPL All-Academic Team, Academic High Honors