Ranks fourth in the school's all-time records in the 100-yard fly and is also a member of the record holding 200-yard relay team.
As a Junior:
Finished fourth in the 100-yard free (46.29) and ninth in the 50-yard free (21.62) at the Atlantic 10 Championships ... member of the second-place team in the 400-yard free relay, third-place team in the 200-yard free relay at the A-10 Championships ... ranked first on his UMass team in the 100-yard free (46.29 vs. Fordham), second in both the 50-yard free (21.38 at A-10's) and 100-yard fly (50.32 at A-10's), seventh in the 500-yard free (4:58.59 vs. Rutgers), and eighth in the 200-yard free (1:46.37 vs. Rutgers) ... member of the team's top 200-yard medley relay, 200-yard free relay, 400-yard medley relay and 400-yard free relay teams ... named to the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
As a Sophomore:
Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Championship team ... member of three A-10 championship relay teams (200-yard free, 400-yard free, 800-yard free) ... placed third in the 100-yard fly (50.96 at A-10's) ... ranked third on the team in the 100-yard free (46.81 at A-10's) and fourth in the 50-yard free (21.72 at A-10's) ... also played for the UMass water polo team. As a Freshman: Ranked fourth on the team in the 100-yard free (47.88 at A-10's) and sixth in the 50-yard free (22.02 vs. Fordham) ... also played for the UMass water polo team.
Four-year letterwinner at Governor Mifflin (Pa.) High School ... set school records in the 100-yard free (46.99) and 200-yard free relay (1:26.47) ... member of the 400-yard free relay (3:11.04) ... earned All-America honors as a junior in the 200- and 400-yard free relays ... two-time All-League and All-State selection ... also lettered in water polo and volleyball.
Full name is Chad W. Arnold ... born June 26, 1980, in Reading, Pa. ... son of Bill and Kathy Arnold ... majoring in Landscape Architecture.