Brendan Liu
Brendan Liu
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lake Oswego, Ore.
High School: Lake Oswego
Position: Back, IM
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

2012-13: Opened the season at the MIT Invitational (11/30-12/01), coming 10th in the 200 IM with a 1:57.61, fifth in the 100 back with a time of 53.02 and eighth in the 200 back in 1:56.21 … against Williams (1/11), he finished in sixth place in the 100 back in 52.52 and fourth in the 200 back with a 1:56.04 … continued to improve his 200 back time as the season continued, swimming a 1:55.50 against Tufts (1/19) … was part of both the 200 free relay and the 400 medley relay at the Wheaton Invitational (2/01-2) that came first with times of 1:28.45 and 3:35.78 respectively … he came fifth in the 200 free with a time of 1:47.97 … touched first in the 200 back in 1:53.94.

2011-12: Won the 100 back at the New England Invitational (11/5) … third in the 100 back vs. Amherst (1/28) … won the 200 back in the same meet … also won the event against Colby (1/14) and at Bowdoin (11/19) … captured the 200 IM at the Wheaton Invitational (2/5) … took eighth in the 200 IM at the NEWMAC Championships … fourth in the 100 back … sixth in the 200 back.

2010-11: Swam in seven different events during the season … most action came in the backstroke … prior to the conference championships swam in six 200 back events, winning four and taking second in the other two … finished sixth in the 100 back at the NEWMAC Championships with his season best of 52.46 … also sixth in the 200 back in another season best of 1:53.63 … also took ninth in the 200 IM in 1:56.67.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science … researched with Lancer Lab and Hugh Herr Lab … ABSK president.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Lake Oswego High School … state champion … three-time scholastic All-American … Junior National qualifier … MVP … Valedictorian … National Honor Society … Spanish Honor Society.