Eric Sande  
Eric Sande

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Bakersfield, Calif.

High School:
Stockdale HS

Position:
Breaststroke/Freestyle


2013-2014 Freshman Season:Placed 2nd in the 200 breast (2:03.47), placed 1st in the 100 breast (55.09), and 1st in the 500 free (4:27.99) at the Minnesota Challenege (02/07-02/08)• Placed 7thin the 200 breast (2:12.17) and 7th in the 100 breast (59.91) vs. NC State (01/24)• Placed 6th in the 200 breast (2:12.90), finished 52nd in the 100 free (50.98), placed 10th in the 100 breast (59.80), and placed 4th in the 500 free (4:42.03) at the jean Freeman Invitational (12/06-12/07)• Finished 25th in the 100 free (48.53), finished 9th in the 200 breast (2:08.46), and placed 1st in the 100 breast (56.66) at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/14-11/16)• Placed 8th in the 200 breast (2:11.78) and 7th in the 100 breast (59.56) vs. Iowa (11/01)• Placed 9th in the 200 breast (2:15.65) and 7th in the 100 breast (1:00.01) vs. Florida (10/12)• Placed 7th in the 200 breast (2:15.09) vs. Arizona State (10/05).

High School:
Graduate of Stockdale High School (2013) • swam for high school team under instruction of Adam Bledsoe and Clark Jue • four year letter-winner in swimming • also lettered in basketball • received All-Area honors from 2011 to 2013 • All-American in 2013 • received All-American honors from NISCA/Speedo • received 2013 All-Area Swimmer of the Year award • member of Bakersfield Swim Club, Rio Bravo Greeley Swim Team, and Roadrunner Aquatics Team • enters freshman season with short course time of 56.03 in 100 breast and 1:41.16 in the 200 free • Recorded long course times of 1:05.39 in the 100 breast and 1:55.62 in the 200 free.

Personal: Born May 23, 1995 • son of Denise and Jeffrey Sande • has one sister Elizabeth Sande • plans to major in computer science • favorite swimming memory was making his first Junior Nationals cut • plans to enlist in Marines after graduation • enjoys being outdoors.