2-16-12 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 2 Prelims
SEC Academic Honor Roll
Freshman Season (2011-12): Swam in two events at SEC Championships in an exhibition role ... Clocked season-best times of 49.09 in the 100 fly and a 1:49.22 in the 200 IM, the latter earning an NCAA `B' cut ... Posted top time of 50.42 in 100 back at Georgia Invitational to earn a spot in the C-final ... Also posted his top 200 fly time at that meet (1:51.58), finishing 15th overall ... Went 1:52.52 in the 200 back in a dual meet with Georgia for his top mark in that event ... Finished fifth in 100 back and 100 fly at LSU, his first collegiate meet ... Took second place in the 200 IM vs. Texas ... Named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Auburn: Was a two-time IHSAA State Champion for Munster High School ... Two-time finalist at Junior Nationals ... Competed at 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials.
Personal Parents are George and Mary Behrens ... Has three siblings, George, Maggie and Pat ... Sister Maggie swam at Notre Dame ... Plans to major in information systems management ... Chose Auburn because he wanted to become a better swimmer and person.