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Andrew Sovero
Position: Breaststroke
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 165
Year: Junior
Hometown: Cantonsville, Md.
High School: McDonogh School

2014-15: Named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention Team…Had the second fastest time on the team in the 200 breast (1:56.85) and fourth fastest in the 100 breast (53.44)…At Pac-12 Championships, he took fourth in the B final of the 100 breast with 53.60, seventh in the B final of the 200 breast with 1:58.04 and seventh in the C final of the 50 free with 20.92…At the Texas Invitational, he finished fourth in the 100 breast and fifth in the 200 breast for “B” cuts in both events…Took first in the 100 breast and fourth in the 200 breast against Texas/SMU.

2013-14: Earned honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic honors…Had the third fastest time on the squad in the 200 breast with a time of 1:55.72 and the fourth fastest time in the 100 breast as he clocked in at 53.42.

2012-13: Finished first place in the 100 breast (53.63) in the tri-meet against Texas and SMU (2/1/13)…Earned an eighth place finish in the 100 breast at the Pac-12 Championships...Came in 16th in the 200 breast at Pac-12s.

Prep: Was a four-year letter-winner in Water Polo, Swimming, and Golf at McDonogh School...Was team captain of water polo for his Junior and Senior years, as well as team captain for both swimming and golf senior year...Made the All-Conference team for water polo and swimming all four years, and made all-conference team for golf both junior and senior years... Named a 2012 All-American in the 200 Medley Relay, 200 Freestyle Relay, and 100 Breaststroke...2011 Junior National Champion in 100 Breaststroke...100 Breaststroke state record holder...Holds school record for 200 Medley...3 time state champion in golf

Personal: Born on September 29, 1994...Son of Richard and Stacey Sovero...Majoring in Business

Personal Bests

100 Breast - 53.42

200 Breast - 1:55.72