Andrew Braun
Andrew Braun
Height: 6-3
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: DeMatha Catholic
Events: Distance Free
Major: Political Science and Public Policy Studies

2016-17: Team captain ... CAC Championships: 3rd in 800 free relay; 9th in 1650 free (17:29.24); 10th in 500 free (4:53.30); 14th in 200 free (1:48.27).

2015-16: CAC All-Academic Team ... CAC Championships: 7th in 1,650 free (17:28.86); 9th in 500 free (4:52.90); 14th in 200 free (1:47.31) ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 13th in 100 back (58.89) and 800 free relay; 16th in 200 medley relay and 400 free relay; 20th in 200 back (2:12.42); 25th in 500 free (5:04.50) ... YCP Quad Meet: 9th in 400 medley relay, 200 free (1:54.84), and 200 back (2:15.00).

2014-15: CAC All-Academic Team ... CAC Championships: 10th in 1650 free (17:33.92); 13th in 200 free (1:48.48) and 500 free (5:02.13) ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 12th in 800 free relay; 14th in 400 medley relay, 200 medley relay, and 400 free relay; 18th in 200 free (1:53.40) and 200 back (2:12.93) ... YCP Quad Meet: 8th in 200 back (2:15.06); 10th in 400 medley relay and 200 free (1:56.77).

2013-14: CAC All-Academic Team ... CAC Championships: 16th in 100 back (58.87) ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 19th in 100 back (1:01.32); 29th in 200 back (2:20.91); and 44th in 50 free (24.69) ... YCP Quad Meet: 12th in 200 back (2:23.55) and 13th in 200 free (2:05.38).

DeMatha Catholic HS: 2013 graduate ... Swam for Tom Krawczewicz ... Four-year varsity swimmer ... President, Tri-M Music Honors Society.

Personal: Andrew Steven Braun ... Dean's List (Spring '16) ... SMCM 3.0 Club (2013-16) ... SAAC representative (2014-present), treasurer (2015-16), president (2016-17) ... Survy Club ... Born October 27, 1995 in Bowie, Md. ... Son of William and Susan Braun ... Has two brothers, Matthew and Nathan ... His brother, Matthew '15, played on St. Mary's men's soccer team.

Why St. Mary's?: Because of the high tradition of academics and for swimming.

Future Aspirations: To attend law school.

Best SMCM Sports Moment: Getting first and completing a 1-2-3 sweep of the men's 500 free B final at champs with my training partners and teammates, Max Madden and Kian Karimi, in 2016.