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Drew Modrov
Drew Modrov

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Smithtown, N.Y.

High School:
Hauppauge

Last College:
Rider

Height:
6-2

Event:
Freestyle

Major:
Management Information Systems

Career Improvement Award - 2012 College Swimming & Diving Honors
Four-Time All-American
Three-Time SEC Champion (200 FR, 400 FR (2))
2011, 2012 All-SEC First Team
2012 Olympic Trials Qualifier

Senior Season (2011-12)
Competed at 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha ... Finished 26th in 50m freestyle (22.85) ... 86th in 100 free (51.22) ... Earned three additional All-America honors at 2012 NCAA Championships ... Swam leadoff legs of 200 FR (1:16.67) and 400 FR (1:17.44) that finished runner-up at NCAAs ... Advanced to championship final of 50 free, finishing 8th (19.62) ... Just missed finals of 100 free, finishing 17th (43.56) ... Took 30th in 200 free prelims (1:36.67) ... Won a pair of relay titles at SEC Championships ... Swam leadoff leg of winning 200 FR (1:16.38) and 400 FR (2:51.66) teams ... Earned silver medal in 50 free, clocking career-best 19.32 in the final ... Took third in 100 free final (43.10); prelim time of 42.90 was career-best ... Finished eighth in 200 free in 1:38.79; prelim time of 1:35.89 was career-best ... Won three individual races during regular season ... Took 50 free title at Georgia Invitational ... Won 200 free vs. LSU and Penn State ... Part of eight winning relay teams during the season ... Named the nation's Career Improvement Award winner by the 2012 College Swimming & Diving Honors ... Named to All-SEC First Team.

Junior Season (2010-11)
Competed at 2011 ConocoPhillips USA Swimming National Championships ... Advanced to consolation finals in 50m free, finishing 14th overall with a 22.79 ... Earned All-America honors in the 50 freestyle at the 2011 NCAA Championships in Minneapolis, Minn. ... Finished 10th in the 50 free in a time of 19.41, a season-best and the team's fourth-best time of the year ... Also competed in the 100 free, finishing 33rd (43.61) ... Finished 47th in the 200 free (1:39.62) ... Won an SEC title as part of the 400 free relay team with a time of 2:49.95 ... Scored points in two individual events at SEC Championships ... Finished sixth in 50 free (19.79) ... Took seventh-place finish in 100 free (43.34) ... Finished second in 50 free in dual meet vs. LSU ... Was third in 50 free and helped 400 FR team to a victory in dual-meet win over Texas.

At Rider
Competed at the 2010 USA Swimming National Championships and finished 40th in the 50 free (23.49) and 73rd in the 100 free (51.87) ... Was the 2009 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Most Outstanding Swimmer ... Set MAAC records in the 50, 100 and 200 free and as a member of the 200 and 400 free relays ... 2009 Eastern College Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Meet.

High School
Earned All-America honors in the 50 free ... Placed second in the state in the 50 free and 100 free ... Hauppauge Athlete of the Year ... Two-time team MVP ... Three-time individual county champion.

Personal
Full name is Drew Addison Modrov ... Son of Barry and Dawn Modrov ... Has two siblings, Brandon and Priscilla ... Both Brandon and Priscilla swam at Rider University.

Modrov's Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
50 freestyle 19.32 2/16/12 SEC Championships
100 freestyle
42.90 2/18/12 SEC Championships
200 freestyle 1:35.89 2/17/12 SEC Championships
100 backstroke 50.75 12/4/10 Georgia Invitational
100 butterfly 49.08 2/18/11 SEC Championships
Modrov's Top Times (LCM)
Event Time Year Meet
50 freestyle 22.70 2011 Sr. Nationals
100 freestyle 51.08 2011 Sr. Nationals
200 freestyle 1:56.32 2011 Richard Quick Invitational