Erik Garcia
Erik Garcia
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Mateo, CA
High School: Hillsdale
Position: IM/Back
Major: Biology
College: Pomona

At Pomona-Pitzer: Entering his third season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Swimming and Diving team, and will be competing in the backstroke and the individual medley.

2016-17: Three time SCIAC finalist in the 100 back, 200 back, and 200IM

2015-16: SCIAC All-Academic team.

High School: Attended Hillsdale High School in San Mateo, where he was a member of the swim team…A two-time MVP and Rookie of the Year Award winner for the Knights…A 12-time gold medalist in his division (Peninsula Athletic League – Ocean)…Class valedictorian…Had an unweighted 4.0 GPA…Also competed for the Otter Swim Club.

Personal: Attends Pomona College, where he majors in chemistry…Has an older sister and a younger brother…Hobbies include music, outdoor activities and video games…Favorite athletes are Aaron Peirsol and Stephen Curry…Plans to become a surgeon after graduation.