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 Brendan Sweeney
Brendan Sweeney
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Reading, MA

High School:
St. John's Prep

Event:
Freestyle

As a Sophomore (2013-2014): Swam at all home meets and the Terrier Invitational for first semester... At the Terrier Invitational, Brendan swam lifetime bests in the 500 freestyle and the 50 Freestyle, making the C-Final for
the 500... Brendan also placed 11th for the Eagles in the 1650 at the Terrier Invitational... Second semester, Brendan competed in the Dartmouth Invitational and the meet against Providence and swam in all home meets as well. Brendan concluded the 2014 season at the UCONN Invitational swimming right on his best times... at the All Sports Athletic Banquet Brendan received the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

As a Freshman (2012-2013): Made the Travel Squad to the Army Invitational and Fairfield meets... Has swam all lifetime bests in the 200, 500, 1000, and 1650 freestyles... Placed in the top 16 in the 1650 for the Eagles at the Terrier Invitational.

BEFORE BC: Attended St. John's Prep...lettered all four years...part of State Championship team for 3 of 4 years... helped team win 7th consecutive Massachusetts D1 State Championship...Holds MIAA North Sectional 200 Medley Relay Record... All American Consideration Junior and Senior Year in the 200 Medley Relay...Catholic Conference All Star all four years... Boston Globe and Boston Herald All Scholastic Senior Year for 200 Medley and 200 Freestyle Relays... Coach's Award his Sophomore Year... Unsung Hero Award Senior Year... Holds School Record in 200 Freestyle Relay... member of St. John's Prep championship Water Polo Team... lettered all four years

PERSONAL: Brendan is from Reading, MA... son of BC Alumnus Maura Sweeney and father Michael Sweeney... one brother Conor (17) who is a junior at their high school in Danvers, MA... also a swimmer... Brendan was a member of the Burbank YMCA Bluefins National Team from 2009 to 2012, the YMCA Swim Team in his hometown.

Best Times at Boston College
200 Freestyle: 1:49.30
500 Freestyle: 5:05.96
1000 Freestyle: 10:42.07
1650 Freestyle: 17:44.02

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