At Princeton — 2015-16:
won the 100 free and the 100 back at the Ivy Championships to help Princeton rally past Harvard for a second straight year; followed that by earning All-America honors in the 200 free relay at the NCAA Championships … won the 100 free in 43.19, but set Princeton record during the year in 43.05 … won the 100 back in a Princeton record time of 46.13 … posted a Top-25 finish at the NCAA Championships in the 100 back, and finished 35th in the 50 free … took second in the 50 free at Ivies … won the 50 free, 100 free and 100 back to help Princeton to first H-Y-P win since 2012. 2014-15:
dealt with injuries and was unable to compete. 2013-14:
earned Second-Team All-Ivy League honors as the runner-up in the 200 back (1:43.44) at the Ivy League Championships … reached the A final in both the 200 IM (seventh, 1:47.59) and the 100 back (sixth, 48.06) … finished second in both back events at the Big Al Open … posted Princeton’s fastest 200 back time of the season, and the second-fastest times in the 50 free (20.24) and the 100 back (47.99) … also had Top-5 times in the 100 free (fourth, 44.17), the 100 fly (49.05), and the 200 IM (1:47.55). 2012-13:
earned third-place finish in 200 back at Ivy Championships in 1:44.31; preliminary time of 1:43.55 broke the Princeton school record … placed fifth in the 100 back at the Ivy League Championships (48.43); preliminary time of 48.20 was Princeton's second-fastest of the season and third-fastest of all time … earned a Top-10 finish in the 200 IM at the Ivy Championships (1:48.15); had Princeton's fifth-fastest 200 IM time of 1:47.67 … helped Princeton win fifth-straight Ivy League championship.
Before Princeton — qualified for both Senior Nationals and Junior Nationals ... has Olympic Trial cut in 100 back ... A-finalist at the 2011 long course Junior Nationals ... 100 back champion at New York state championships ... holds nine records at Stuyvesant, as well as five league records and 18 club records ... three-time Scholastic All-America ... 2012 Wingate Award winner ... member of the Physics Bridge Building Club.
Personal — born June 25, 1994 ... son of Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu ... father is an artist and teacher; mother is an artist ... has an older sister Rebecca ... may study biochemical engineering.