Brendan Deveney
Brendan Deveney
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newtown, Conn.
High School: Phillips Academy
Position: IM
Major: Chemistry

2012-13: All-American (200 Back, 200 Free Relay) … Honorable Mention All-American (200 IM, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (200 IM, 200 Free, 800 Free Relay, 200 Back, 400 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … College Swimming Coaches Association of America Honorable Mention Academic All-American… had a very impressive senior season … kick started the season at the MIT Invitational (11/30-12/03), where he finished in second place in the 200 IM with a 1:52.46, second in the 100 breast in 57.57 and third in the 200 back with a time of 1:52.07, earning NCAA B cuts in all three events … against Tufts (1/19), he won the 200 free in 1:44.53 and took second place in the 200 breast with a 2:15.24 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), he won every individual event that he swam … was the anchor on the 200 free relay that came seventh in 1:22.39 … swam a 1:49.08 in the 200 IM, breaking the NEWMAC Meet and Open records and the MIT school record, easily earning the A cut … was the breaststroke leg in the 200 medley relay that came eighth in 1:31.98 … he took the 200 free title in a personal best time of 1:39.87 … led off the winning 800 free relay that touched with a B cut time of 6:48.84 … broke the NEWMAC Meet and Open records and the MIT school record with his A cut time of 1:48.88 in the 200 back … was part of the winning 400 free relay with a 3:01.20 … time trialed the 100 fly, touching first in a NEWMAC Open record of 49.07 … at the NCAA Championships (3/20-23), he was part of the 200 free relay that touched in second place with a 1:19.74, once again breaking the MIT record … tied for ninth in the 200 IM with a time of 1:49.74 … came ninth in the 800 free relay in 6:41.15 … was part of the 400 free relay that went 2:57.39 in prelims, breaking the MIT record … came sixth in the 200 back, going 1:48.93 after going 1:48.58 at prelims and breaking his own MIT record … finished 29th in the 100 breast in 57.98.

2011-12: All-American (200 IM, 200 Free  Relay, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … honorable mention All-American (400 IM) … NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Year … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (200 Fly, 200 IM, 400 IM, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … outstanding season … swam in every discipline … second in the 200 free at Bowdoin (11/19) … won the 200 back event against Tufts (1/21) … took the 100 breast title at the Wheaton Invitational (2/5) … finished among the top-three in every breaststroke regular season race … won the 100 fly at the Wheaton Invitational … won all of his regular season 200 IM races … best time of 1:52.85 came at the MIT Invitational (12/2) … third leg of the NEWMAC champion 200 and 400 free relay teams … won the 200 IM title in 1:51.18 … also took the 400 IM title with an effort of 4:01.05 … swam the leadoff leg on the victorious 800 free relay team … fifth meet title came in the 200 fly in 1:51.54 … finished fifth in the 200 IM at the NCAA Championships with a time of 1:50.25 … third leg of the 200 (fifth-place) and 400 free relay (sixth-place) teams … leadoff leg on the sixth-place 400 medley relay squad … swam the anchor on the 800 free relay team that finished fifth.

2010-11: All-American … first team All-NEWMAC in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 800 free relay … CSCAA Scholar All-America … academic All-NEWMAC … won three 200 IM races during the year … won the NEWMAC 200 IM title with a conference record time of 1:53.84 … also won the NEWMAC 400 IM event with another meet record time of 4:02.59 … leadoff leg of the NEWMAC champion 800 free relay team … member of the MIT 800 free relay team that finished eighth at the NCAA Championships … swam the leadoff on that relay that set a school record with a time of 6:42.36.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in chemistry and physics … also part of the MIT water polo team … completed an internship at Boehringer Ingelheim during summer 2011 … part of the Swager Group where he researched ethylene sensors, molecular actuators, mechanical abrasion and RFIDs … conducted a UROP in the Shao-Horn Group … Burchard Scholar … Academic All-America and All-America honors … NEWMAC Male Swimmer of the Year (2011-12) … National Society Collegiate Scholars … founder and president of EDM Society … UA special Projects Committee chair … Baker House … UROP symposia.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Phillips Academy … Academic All-America and All-America honors … team captain … Cum Laude Society.