Brad Harder
Brad Harder
Height: 6-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Redding, Conn.
High School: Joel Barlow

2011-12: Three-year letterwinner ... will serve as a team captain during senior campaign ... currently holds a W&L All-Time Top 10 performance in the 200 back (1:56.04)

2010-11: Swam at the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships, finishing 13th in the 200 back (1:57.67) and 19th in the 100 back (54.19) ... finished third with a time of 2:05.73 in the 200 IM during a dual meet at Johns Hopkins (1/29) ... swam to a third-place finish in the 100 breast (1:03.97) during a dual meet with Gettysburg (1/15).

2009-10: Took fourth in the 200 back against Johns Hopkins (1/30) ... finished second in the 100 breast at Catholic (1/23) ... helped the 200 medley relay squad to a second-place finish while swimming to a third-place finish in the 100 back against Gettysburg (1/16) ... recorded a seventh-place finish in the 100 back at Carnegie Mellon (11/21) ... finished in the top spot in the 100 back and second in the 200 back against Transylvania (10/31) ... took the second spot in the 100 breast against Centre (10/17) ... helped the 200 medley relay to a third-place finish while also finishing sixth in the 200 free against Mary Washington (10/16).

2008-09: Claimed the 100 back in a dual-meet against Centre and DePauw (11/1) … member of the 200 medley relay team that placed first in a meet against Transylvania (10/31) … won the 100 back in a meet against Mary Washington (10/18) … also a member of the 400 free relay that finished first in the meet against Mary Washington.

High School: Was a two-year letterwinner in swimming at Joel Barlow ... helped lead the Wahoos to a pair of conference titles ... named to the Connecticut Scholar-Athlete Swimming Team ... was the class president all four years of high school.

Personal: Serves on the executive committee for "23" and is a member of the University Athletic Committee ... brother, Brent, played rugby at neighboring VMI ... father, Brenton, also played rugby at VMI ... recipient of the prestigious Johnson Scholarship ... W&L Scholar-Athlete ... English and politics double-major with a minor in writing.