Chaya Zabludoff
Chaya Zabludoff
Year: SO
Hometown: Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.
High School: Palos Verdes
Position: Free, Fly

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): Won the 500-yard freestyle (4:51.88) at the Atlantic 10 Championship. Also finished second in the 200-yard freestyle (1:48.88), fourth in the 800-yard freestyle (7:27.55), fifth in the 100-yard freestyle, fifth in the 400-yard medley relay (3:46.71) and eighth in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:27.99)… Won the 500-yard freestyle (5:06.15), finished second in the 400-yard medley relay (4:01.08), second in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:40.52), and third in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:09.36) against Northeastern on Feb. 2… Won the 200-yard freestyle (1:53.18) and the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:35.68) vs. Vermont on Jan. 26. Also finished second in the 100-yard freestyle (52.83) and the 500-yard freestyle (5:14.03)… Against Wagner on Jan. 19, she won the 1000-yard freestyle (10:36.98), 200-yard freestyle (1:55.81), 100-yard freestyle (53.50) and the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:35.86)… Won the 400-yard medley relay (3:58.45) and the 100-yard freestyle (53.19) at the Rhode Island Invitational Jan. 11-12. Also placed second in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:39.37), 200-yard freestyle (1:55.33), and the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:37.08)… At Bryant on Dec. 8 finished first in the 1000-yard freestyle (10:46.48), 500-yard freestyle (5:11.64), and the 200-yard freestyle (1:55.09)… Named Atlantic 10 Performer of the Week on Dec. 4… In the Harold Anderson Invitational on Nov. 30-Dec. 1, placed first in the 400-yard medley relay (3:53.87), 200-yard freestyle (1:52.15), 100-yard freestyle (52.69), 500-yard freestyle (5:02.44), and the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:34.79)… At Providence on Nov. 14, placed first in the 800-meter freestyle (9:21.15) and in the 100-meter freestyle (1:00.04)… Placed first at New Hampshire on Nov. 11 in the 500-yard freestyle (5:10.69) and 400-yard freestyle relay (3:37.43). Also finished third in the 400-yard medley relay (4:04.09) and the 200-yard freestyle (1:54.70)… At the Ed Golden Invitational on Nov. 3 finished first in the 1000-yard freestyle (10:41.80), and in the 100-yard freestyle (52.99)… In the Rams opening meet against Maine on Oct. 26 finished first in the 200-yard freestyle (1:54.85), 100-yard freestyle (53.84), 500-yard freestyle (5:12.81), and in the 400-yard freestyle (3:35.74).

2011-12 (FRESHMAN):
At Rhody's opening meet at Maine, won both the 200-yard freestyle (1:56.46) and the 500-yard freestyle (5:13.41), and took second in both the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:39.27) and the 200-yard medley relay (1:51.06)... In Rhode Island's eighth straight win over Springfield, won both the 1,000-yard freestyle (10:44.71) and the 500-yard freestyle (5:14.50), and earned second in the 100-yard freestyle (53.59)... Against New Hampshire, won the 200-yard IM (2:14.42), took second in the 400-yard medley relay (3:59.38), and finished third in the 100-yard freestyle (54.42)... Against Providence in the PINK OUT, won the 500-yard freestyle (5:12.99)... In the Harold Anderson Invitational, won the 400-yard medley relay (3:56.16), the 500-yard freestyle (5:03.54), the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:37.54), the 1,000-yard free (10:34.62), and the 400-yard free relay (3:35.89). Also earned second in the 200-yard free (1:54.35)... Named co-Performer of the Meet against Bryant after winning the 200-yd. freestyle (1:55.50), the 500-yd. freestyle (5:13.88), and the 200-yd. freestyle relay (1:39.41), and placing fourth in the 200-yd. butterfly (2:19.68)... At the R.I. Invitational, earned second in the 200-yard freestyle (1:56.00), the 1,000-yard freestyle (10:40.73), the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:36.57), and the 400-yard medley relay (4:01.24), and third in the 500-yard freestyle (5:11.80)... At Wagner, won the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:36.57), the 200-yard freestyle (1:55.57), the 500-yard freestyle (5:13.28), and placed third in the 100-yard freestyle (54.45)... Against Vermont, won both the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:38.99) and the 200-yard freestyle (1:55.07), and earned second in both the 100-yard freestyle (54.42) and the 500-yard freestyle (5:13.62)... Against Dartmouth and Northeastern, placed third in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:37.79), and fourth in both the 500-yard freestyle (5:09.65) and the 1,000-yard freestyle (10:37.79)... In the Atlantic 10 Championships, in the fifth-place 800-yard medley freestyle relay (7:32.14), set a new team record in the 200-yard leadoff with a time of 1:50.80. Also broke the team record in the 500 free, earning third and re-breaking the team record from the morning prelim with a time of 4:55.16. Earned fourth in the 200-yard freestyle (1:50.70), just missing her URI record by .05. In the 400-yard medley relay earned seventh (3:51.62). In the 1650, finished seventh (17:07.72) for a new school record. In the 400-yard freestyle relay, Rhode Island was tied for sixth with Xavier and was seven points behind Duquesne. Rhody finished sixth with a new school record (3:28.35), which was just enough for the Rams to finish one point ahead of Duquesne overall.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Attended Palos Verdes High School in California... Swam for four years, earning four varsity letters... Played water polo for two years, earning one varsity letter... Swam on Bay Cities Swim Club team for eight years... 2008-11 Daily Breeze All-Area Select Swimmer... Individually undefeated in Bay League 2008-11 (whole high school swim career)... Coached by Eric Agnew in high school and Jon Carroll on club team... Captained high school swim team senior year... Received MVP award 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011... Recordholder in 200 freestyle relay (2008-11)... 200 medley relay (2008-11)... 200 free (2008-11)... 400 freestyle relay (2008-11)... Bay League recordholder in 200 individual medley... Bay League Champions (2008, 2009, 2010)... Relay performance of the year (2010 and 2011)... Recordholder in 200 individual medley (2011)... 100 fly (2010-11).

PERSONAL:
Born July 21, 1993... Daughter of Jeff and Liz Zabludoff... Father is a Consultant at Direct TV and mother is a Healthy Life Styles Director at YMCA... Has one younger brother, Elijah... Enjoys music and going to concerts... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant and favorite team is the Los Angeles Lakers... Majoring in communications.

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10/18/14 - Women's Swimming and Diving
University of Connecticut Quad Meet
Connecticut, Central Connecticut, Yale
TBA

10/24/14 - Women's Swimming and Diving
Maine

6:00 PM

11/1/14 - Women's Swimming and Diving
Ed Golden Invitational
Coast Guard, Springfield College
1:00 PM

11/4/14 - Women's Swimming and Diving
Providence

6:00 PM

11/8/14 - Women's Swimming and Diving
New Hampshire

1:00 PM