Brandon Barnds
Brandon Barnds
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mission Hills, Kan.
High School: Shawnee

2009-10: Three-year letterwinner ... three-time All-America honoree ... is a three-time All-Bluegrass Mountain Conference (BMC) honoree.

2008-09: First-team all Bluegrass Mountain Conference honoree … participated in the NCAA DIII championships in the 50 and 100 free and as a member of the 200 and 400 medley relay and 200, 400 and 800 free relay teams … earned Honorable Mention All-America accolades as a member of the 400 free relay team that finished 15th with a time of 3:04.00 at the NCAA DIII championship … member of 400 medley relay team that set a school record (3:26.29) while finishing 17th at the NCAA DIII championship … recorded an NCAA “B” cut time of 20.92 while finishing seventh in the 50 free at the BMC championships … finished the 100 free with an NCAA “B” cut time of 45.77 … member of 200 free relay team that finished fourth with an NCAA “B” cut time of 1:23.26 and the 400 free relay team that finished with an NCAA “B” cut time of 3:02.83 at the BMC championships … claimed the 50 free with a time of 22.16 and was a member of the 200 free relay team that won with a time of 1:26.82 in a meet against Johns Hopkins (1/31) … member of the 200 free relay that claimed first place with a time of 1:25.31 at the Finis Collegiate Invite (12/15) … recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (21.89) and was also a member of the top-finishing 200 medley and 400 free relay teams at the Franklin & Marshall Quad Dual meet (11/22) … won the 50 free (22.24) in a dual-meet against DePauw and Centre … claimed the 50 free (22.68) and 100 breast (1.03.12) in a meet against Transylvania (10/31) … also a member of 200 free relay team that finished with a time of 1:30.05 to place first against Transylvania … member of the 200 medley relay that finished first (1:38.53) in a meet against Mary Washington (10/18).

2007-08: First-team all Bluegrass Mountain Conference honoree  … member of the 200 free relay that finished fourth and earned First Team All-America honors at the NCAA Championship meet (1:21.82) ... part of the relay team that also set a school record in the prelims of that event (1:21.55) ... also competed on the 400 free relay team that finished sixth at the NCAA Championships, claiming First Team All-America honors while setting a school-record time (3:02.53) ... member of 200 free relay that recorded a second-place finish and NCAA “A” cut time of 1:22.41 at the BMC championship … 400 free relay member that finished first (3:09.79) in a meet against Wingate and Marymount (1/12) … member of the 200 free relay that took fourth with an NCAA “B” cut time of 1:23.30 at the Nike Invitational hosted by Kenyon College (11/30) … member of 200 free relay team that finished first (1:26.13) in a meet against Mary Washington (10/20).

2006-07: First-team all Bluegrass Mountain Conference honoree  … member of the second-place finishing 800 free relay that touched in an NCAA "B" cut time of 6:52.92 at the BMC championships.

High school: Earned four varsity letters in swimming and two in football at Shawnee Mission East … two-time All-American and all-league selection and four-time All-Sun Country swimmer ... member of three-time league champions and two-time state champion swim team … also member of division champion football team.

Personal: Co-president of Ducks Unlimited Washington and Lee chapter … volunteer at the Rockbridge Area Free Health Clinic … biology major.