2011-12: All-American (800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (500 Free, 1650 Free, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (200 Free) … finished among the top-three in the 500 free five times during the regular season … three top-three finishes in the 1,000 free … won the NEWMAC Championship (2/19) in the 500 free with a time of 4:31.19 and the 1650 free with an effort of 15:58.51 with both times NCAA B cuts … second in the 200 free with a B cut time of 1:41.31.
2010-11: All-American … first team All-NEWMAC in the 500 free, 1650 free and 800 free relay … three victories during the season in the 500 free … won the NEWMAC 500 free title in 4:34.74 … MIT school record time of 4:32.80 in the NEWMAC prelims … also NEWMAC champion in the 1,650 free … time of 15:50.40 was the second fastest in school history … member of the MIT 800 free relay team that finished eighth at the NCAA Championships.
Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in computer science.
High School: A 2010 graduate of Kings High School … four-time MVP … four-time state qualifier … three-time state finalist … record holder for both his high school and YMCA team … national YMCA finalist … AP Scholar … Freshman and Senior Math Award … National Merit Commended … National Hispanic Scholar … two-time male winter scholar athlete.
Personal: Son of Rob and Andrea Biedenharn … father was a member of the MIT crew team in 1987.