Drew Beland
Drew Beland
Height: 6-2
Year: 2019
Hometown: Southborough, Mass.
High School: Algonquin Regional
Events: Back/Free/IM

Entering the 2018-19 season, Beland ranks in the top 20 all-time at Bates in these events:

200-yard backstroke, 2nd (1:53.46)

400-yard IM, 4th (4:09.40)

1,000-yard freestyle, 6th (9:55.57)

1,650-yard freestyle, 6th (16:32.79)

500-yard freestyle, 8th (4:45.69)

100-yard backstroke, 9th (53.03)

400-yard medley relay, 9th (3:26.15)

50-yard backstroke, 18th (25.63)

2017-18: Took 12th place in the 200-yard backstroke at the 2018 NESCAC Championships with a time of 1:53.46.

2016-17: Played 15th in the 200-yard backstroke at the 2017 NESCAC Championships with a time of 1:55.38.

2015-16: Broke Bates' 19-year-old team record in the 400 individual medley at the NESCAC Championships with his preliminary heat time of 4:09.40, 12th fastest in the field. He finished 13th overall with a consolation final time of 4:10.09. The former team record of 4:10.17 was set by Damon Bowe in 1997.

Major: Politics

High School Honors/Activities: US Swimming Scholastic All-American Team 2013-14 and 2014-15.... US Junior National Qualifier.... New England Top 10 (multiple events 2009-2015).... Shawmut Aquatic Club (US Swimming Club).... Algonquin Regional HS Varsity Swim Team, Captain 2014-15.... Worcester Telegram & Gazette and Metrowest Daily News Super Teams.... Honor Roll/Principal's Honor Roll for all terms.