Jack Lucero
Jack Lucero
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Huntington Beach, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei
Position: Free/IM

Career Highlights

2018-19: As a junior, appeared in nine meets competing mainly in the freestyle and IM events…won four races, posted six runner-up finishes and came in second twice…cane in second in the 1000 free and third in the 500 free against WPI and Brandeis on November 2…placed second in the 1000 free in a sweep of Norwich and Regis on November 10…followed it up by finishing first in the 1000 free and second in the 500 free in a win over Springfield on November 11…touched the wall first in the 500 free and third in the 200 free against Clark on November 17…finished 10th in the 1650 finals, third in the B final of the 500 free, and recorded season-best 200 butterfly (2:01.52) and 200 IM (2:04.06) at WPI’s Gompei Invitational on November 30-December 2…came in second in the 200 free in a win over Gordon on January 19…was the runner-up in the 500 free in a loss to Roger Williams on January 26…won the 500 free and 1000 free and placed second in the 200 IM in a victory over Bridgewater State on February 2…came in seventh with a season-best time of 16:38.42 in the 1650 free, finished 10th after recording his top time of the year in the prelims (4:10.81) in the 400 IM, and came in third in the B final with a season-best mark of 4:41.33 in the 500 free at NEWMAC Championships on February 22-24.

2017-18: As a sophomore, competed in all 13 meets…took part in distance freestyle and butterfly events and the 200 and 400 IM…opened the year with victories in the 500 free, 1000 free and 200 butterfly against UMass Dartmouth on October 28…won the 400 IM and came in second in both the 500 and 1000 free at WPI on November 3…won the 500 free against Regis and Norwich on November 11…followed it up by touching the wall first in the 200 free, 500 free and 200 fly against Clark on November 18…placed 10th in both the 1650 free and 400 IM at WPI’s Gompei Invitational on December 2-3…won the 500 free, 1000 free and 200 fly against Springfield on January 7…won the 200 breaststroke against Coast Guard on January 11…followed it up with victories in the 500 free, 1000 free and 400 IM at Wheaton on January 13…touched the wall first in the 100 fly against Gordon on January 20…won the 500 free and 1000 free at Roger Williams on January 27…also won both the 500 free and 1000 free in addition to the 200 free at Bridgewater State on February 3…recorded career-best times to play sixth in the 1650 free (16:25.41), eighth in the 500 free (4:42.31) and ninth in the 400 IM (4:09.70) at the NEWMAC Championships on February 23-25…also recorded a season-best time in the 1000 free (9:54.05) at the conference meet.

2016-17: As a first-year, competed in all 11 meets, mainly in the freestyle…also took part in the individual medley and butterfly…won 18 races, finished second three times and recorded four third-place results…made his collegiate debut with victories in the 500 and 1000 free against UMass Dartmouth on October 29…won the 200, 500 and 1000 free against WPI and Brandeis on November 4…touched the wall first in the 500 and 100 free against Norwich and Regis on November 12…won the 1000 free and 400 IM, and finished second in the 200 butterfly against Clark on November 19…came in sixth in the 1650 free and seventh in both the 400 IM and 500 free at the Gompei Invitational on December 2-4…won the 200 IM and placed second in the 1000 free against Coast Guard on January 5…won the 1000 free at Wheaton (January 14), Bentley (January 17) and Bridgewater State (January 19)…also was victorious in the 500 free against the Bears…capped the regular season with victories in the 200 butterfly, 500 free and 1000 free at Springfield on January 21…posted season-best times to finish fourth in the 1650 free (16:31.52) and seventh in the 500 free (4:42.56) at the NEWMAC Championships.

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