Avery Pearson
Avery Pearson
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Indian Hill
Bats/Throws: Free
Events: Fly/Free/IM

Talented swimmer who projects to have a significant impact upon return from studying abroad, per the staff.

2017-18: Expanded role included the individual medley events, and that’s where top finish at NCAC Championships came … Placed 13th in the 200 IM at 2:15.37 … Added consolation finals showings in the 200 free (15th, 1:59.94) and 100 free (17th, 54.81) at NCACs … Swam a leg on the Scots’ preliminary 400 free relay at NCACs that was third at 3:40.93.

2016-17: Key relay contributor, swimming a leg of Wooster’s fourth-place 400 free relay that clocked in at 3:34.50 at NCACs … Individually, contributed to the team’s conference point haul in the consolation finals of the 200 free, placing 17th with time of 2:00.25 … Added a bonus heat placement of 21st with time of 55.95 in the 100 free … Prelim swimmer on the 1:39.73 200 free relay, and competed in the prelims of the 500 free.

Prior to Wooster: Part of three district runner-up teams for Emily Hardy and Holly Rice at Indian Hill High School … Earned four letters in swimming.

Personal: Born March 23, 1998 … Daughter of Bob and Kris Pearson … Has yet to declare a major.