Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Brad Tandy
Position: Free / Fly
Height: 6'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ladysmith, South Africa
High School: Ladysmith HS
Other College: Indian River State College

- 2015 Pac-12 champion in the 50 free

- 2014 NCAA champion in the 50 free

- Four-time All-American

2014-15: Named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team…Won a Pac-12 title in the 50 free with a time of 18.95…At NCAA Championships, he tied for third in the 50 free with his season-best time and took sixth in the consolation final of the 100 breast with 52.64…Earned All-America Honorable Mentions honors in the 200 free relay, 200 medley relay, 400 free relay and 400 medley relay…At Pac-12 Championships, he also finished second in the B final of the 100 breast and first in the B final of the 100 free, earning a “B” cut…Had the fastest time on the team in the 50 free (18.91) and 100 free (42.90)…Took first in the 50 free at the Texas Invitational, sixth in the 100 free and second in the B final of the 100 breast.   

2013-14: Won a NCAA title in the 50 free with a time of 18.95…Earned All-America honors in the 50 free, 200 free relay and 200 medley relay…Also earned honorable mention All-America honors in the 100 breast and 400 free relay…Clocked in with a winning, school-record and Pac-12 meet record time of 18.80 in the 50 free at the Pac-12 Championships...Was also part of the winning and Pac-12 meet record 200 medley relay team…Also was part of a Pac-12 title in the 400 medley relay team.

At Indian River College: Helped Indian River State College to win the national title in both seasons he was on the squad…Was a five-time All-American…five-time national record holder…Was named NJCAA Swimmer of the Year…Owns the Junior College National Record holder in both the 50 and 100 freestyles…Holds the school record in the 50 free, 100 free, 200 free and 200 medley relay…Was the 400 free relay swimmer of the year and the Florida Athlete of the Year…Was part of three relay NJCAA records.

Personal: Son of Steve and Vanessa Tandy…Has a brother, Robert and a sister, Sarah…Plans to major in Management Information Systems at the U of A.

Personal Bests

50 free - 18.80

100 free - 42.63

100 breast - 52.64