Andy Wright
Andy Wright
Height: 6-2
Weight: 155
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: Oregon Episcopal
Previous College: Pitzer College
Position: Freestyle
Major: English & World Literature

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his first season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Swimming and Diving team, where he competes in the distance freestyle events…Ranks seventh in Pomona-Pitzer history in the 1650-yard freestyle (16:38.94)...2012-13: Swam the distance events at the SCIAC Championships...Earned a seventh-place finish in the 1650 with a 16:38.94, which is seventh in Sagehen history...Also came in 15th place in the 500 with a 4:48.76...High School: Attended Oregon Episcopal School, but swam for Lincoln High School…Also ran cross country for Oregon Episcopal…Won the 500 yard freestyle in the Portland Interscholastic League in the 2009-10 season…Qualified for the state championships three times…Also swam for the Multnomah Athletic Club, earning a state championship in 2009 in the 1650 freestyle…Personal: Attends Pitzer College, where he majors in English & World Literature with a minor in Media Studies…Serves as web editor of the Claremont Port Side...Has one brother and one sister…Older brother, Chris, swam for Pomona-Pitzer before graduating in 2012…Hobbies include reading and watching movies…Favorite books include The Great Gatsby, Catch-22, Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail 1972…Favorite movies are Jaws, Full Metal Jacket, Good Will Hunting and Children of Men…Lists Ryan Cochrane as his favorite athlete, and F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Joseph Kittinger and Hunter S. Thompson as the public figures he most admires…Chose Pitzer “for the great variety of classes and the incredible students.”