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Michael Yuan


Winter Springs, Fla. (Seminole High School)
Mikey Yuan

Mike Yuan



Winter Springs, Fla.  (Seminole High School)


Career Best Times


50 Free: 20.99                     (2008 Princeton Invitational)

100 Free: 46.33                   (2008 Princeton Invitational)

200 Free: 1:42.38               (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

100 Back: 51.10                  (2008 Princeton Invitational)

200 Back: 1:51.99              (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)

100 Fly: 49.05                     (2009 Florida Swimming Senior Championships)



50 Free: 26.22x                   (Michigan, 10/19/07)

100 Back: 1:04.59x            (Michigan, 10/19/07)

100 Fly: 1:02.17x               (Michigan, 10/19/07)

200 Fly: 2:32.72                (Michigan, 10/19/07)


National/ International Competition

Competed in the 200-meter back and the 100-meter fly at the 2007 Quebec Cup in Montreal.


At Florida

2010-11: Part of the second place 200 medley relay against Indian River State College…Took second in the 200 fly and was part of the third place 200 medley relay in win over Tennessee…Finished second in the 200 back and 200 medley relay against FAU…Placed second in the 200 back and fourth as part of the 200 medley relay against Georgia Tech…Member of the second place 200 free relay, took second in the 100 fly and sixth in the 50 free, 100 back and 200 back at the Big Al Open…Finished sixth in the100 back against FSU…Took fifth in the 100 back against LSU…Placed sixth in the 100 back and seventh in the 100 fly against Georgia…Finished third in the 100 fly, fifth in the 100 back and fourth as part of the 200 medley relay against Virginia…Part of the first place 200 medley relay and took seventh in the 100 back at the All Florida Invite.


2009-10: Part of the second-place 200 medley relay squad vs. FAU, while taking third in the 100 back…Also placed third in the 100 back in the win over Indian River State College…Joined teammates to finish second in the 200 free relay, third in the 200 medley relay, fourth in the 400 medley relay and sixth in the 400 free relay at the Georgia Invitational, while placing ninth in the 50 and 100 free… Finished eighth at the South Carolina Invitational in 200 and 400 medley relay as well as the 100 fly.


2008-09: A 2009 SEC Academic Honor Roll selection…Swam in seven meets for Florida his second season with the Gators…Set career-best marks in all of his events his sophomore campaign, with his best times of the season coming at the 2008 Princeton Big Al Invitational and the Florida Swimming Senior Championships…Notched fifth in the 100-yard fly (49.58), tied for seventh in the 50 free (20.99), clocked an eighth-place finish in both the 100 back (51.10) and 100 free (46.33) races, and swam four relays at the 2009 Princeton Invite in Princeton, N.J. …Swam three career-best marks in Orlando at the FSSC, racing to a 1:42.38 in the 200 free and touching in at 1:51.99 in the 200 back and 49.05 in the 100 fly…Closed out Florida’s dual meet season with a fourth-place finish in the 200-yard back (1:56.08) against Indian River.


2007-08: Named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll … Took sixth in the 100 back (53.70) in the victory over FAU … Swam on a pair of relays in the home victory over Florida State … Swam exhibition on several occasions over the course of the season, including races against Michigan, Gator rival Florida State, LSU and at the triangular with Purdue and Indian River CC.


High School

Captain for three years… Led Seminole to a third-place finish at State … Was a High School Academic All-American … named to the Honor Roll all four years of high school.



A member of the Trinity Prep Aquatics, coached by Rocco Aceto.



Born Michael J. Yuan on September 9, 1989…Son of Jiann-Shikn and Hui-li Yuan…Dad is a professor at the University of Central Florida…Has one brother, Jerry (15)…Chose UF because it has the whole package…Also considered Yale, USC and Emory in the recruitment process…Lists his hobbies as rock climbing, fishing, wakeboarding and basketball...Majoring in food science and human nutrition.

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