Brian Carpenter
Brian Carpenter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Edina, Minn.
High School: Edina
Events: BK/BR

PERSONAL BESTS

Event Time Meet Date
50 Freestyle 22.50 Principia 1/17/2014
100 Freestyle51.43Principia1/17/2014
100 Backstroke 53.95 Wheaton Invitational 12/2/2011
200 Backstroke2:00.17Rhodes/Sewanee1/25/2014
100 Breaststroke 56.93 Wheaton Invitational 12/6/2013
200 Breaststroke 2:07.72 Wheaton Invitational
12/6/2013
200 Individual Medley2:03.29Show-Me Showdown10/4/2013
400 Individual Medley 4:41.25 Midwest Championships 2/24/2012

 

2013-14: Named UAA Men's Swimming Athlete of the Week Nov. 4 ... UAA all-academic.

2012-13: Swam on the third-place 200- and 400-medley relays at the UAA Championships to earn all-UAA honors in both events .. The 400-medley relay at the UAA posted a B-cut time of 3:23.49 ... Also helped the 200-medley relay team post a B-cut (1:32.00) at the Wheaton Invitational ... Swam season-best times in the 50 freestyle (22.52) and 100 breaststroke (57.94) at the Wheaton Invitational ... Named to the CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention.

2011-12: Earned third-team all-UAA honors in the 400-medley relay ... Posted a career-best time of 57.96 in the prelims of the 100 breaskstroke, before finishing fifth in the event ... Also had a career-best (2:08.37) in finishing 10th in the 200 breaststroke ... Finished second in the 400 individual medley at the Midwest Championships with a career-best time of 4:41.25.

2010-11: Picked up All-America accolades with a seventh-place finish in the 200-medley relay … Garnered second-team all-UAA honors in the 200-medley relay … Member of the Bears' school-record breaking 200-medley relay team (1:31.95), set at the 2011 NCAA Championships … Also finished 18th in the 400-medley relay at the NCAA Championships … Had a season-best time of 59.91 in the 100-yard breaststroke and 3:27.79 in the 400-medley relay.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Edina High School … Helped lead Edina to three-straight state championships (2008-10) … Tabbed as an All-American and All-State selection in 2009 and 2010 … Garnered All-Conference honors during each varsity season … AP Scholar … Academic All-American.

PERSONAL: Majoring in systems science & engineering … Son of Jeff and Gina Carpenter.