PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIPACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE
Sebastian Lutz
Sebastian Lutz
Year: Junior
Hometown: Basking Ridge, N.J.
High School: The Pingry School
Position: Sprint Freestyle
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Mather

Junior 2017-18
First team All-Ivy in 200 medley relay ... Won the 50 freestyle against Bryant and Rider with a time of 20.76 ... Finished second in the 200 breaststroke (2:09.31) against Bryant and Rider ... Swam a 54.72 in the 100 breaststroke at the Texas Invitational ... Placed fifth in the 100 breaststroke at HYP with a time of 54.19 ... Finished fith in the 100 breaststroke (58.07) against Arizona State ... Seventh in the 100 butterfly (52.52) against Arizona State. 

Sophomore 2016-17
Third in the 100 fly, tied for fourth in the 50 free and seventh in the 100 free versus Yale … Runner-up in the 100 breast, third in the 100 fly and member of winning 200 medley relay against Boston College … Placed fourth in the 50 free and ninth in the 100 fly against Brown and Penn … Sixth in the 50 free and eighth in the 100 free versus Denver and Utah … Third in the 50 free at BYU … Had a ‘B’ cut time in the ‘D’ final of the 100 fly at the Texas Invite …  Second in the 50 free and eighth in the 100 free facing Columbia …  Runner-up in the 50 free and third in the 100 fly against Cornell and Dartmouth.

Freshman 2015-16
Qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials ... NCAA honorable mention All-America (200 free relay) … Came in second in the 50 free in tri-meet against Cornell and Dartmouth with a time of 21.02 … Member of the 200 free relay team that broke the Uris Pool record at Columbia in 1:20.74 and took third in the 50 free in 20.78 … With a near top-ten finish at the Texas Invitational, Lutz posed for 11th place in the 50 free (20.31) and a 26th-place finish in the 100 butterfly (49.14) … Posted 25th place in the 100 free in the Texas Invitational (44.84) ... Published a fourth place finish in the 50 free (20.96) against the conference foes Brown and Penn with a seventh place finish in the 100 free (46.81) ... Runner-up in the 50 free (20.12) and fourth in the 100 free (44.56) at the H-Y-P meet … Claimed sixth in the 50 free (19.81) and seventh in the 100 free (44.00) at the Ivy Championship Meet … Finished 16th at the NCAA Championships as a member of the 200 free relay team.

Before Harvard
Member of the varsity swimming team for four years and member of the water polo team for two years … Eight-time high school All-American at Pingry … Two-time New Jersey state champion in the 50 freestyle … YMCA national champion in the 50 and 100 freestyle in 2015 … 2016 Olympic Trial qualifier in the 50 freestyle … National Independent School record holder in the 50-meter short course freestyle … Pingry won four state title during his tenure and has won eight straight in total … 2015 Somerset County Scholar-Athlete Award … National Merit Commendation … 2014 Scholastic All-American … Four-time honor roll … Three-year volunteer at Saturdays in Motion … Wrote scientific research paper in The Journal of Infection and Drug Resistence, Clayworking Art Award at Pingry …. Won Juried Art Contest at Morristown Museum.

PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE