AS A JUNIOR (2011-12): Member of the 400 medley relay team that took third place at the season-opening Dennis Stark Relays ... finished in sixth place with the 400 free relay team in the early season quad meet ... logged a 200 fly time of 1:53.18 to take fourth place in the event at Pittsburgh ... claimed third place in the 200 IM (1:56.96) at Pittsburgh ... third in the pool for the 10th place 400 medley relay team at the Hawkeye Invitational ... posted a career-best time of 52.15 in the 100 back at the Hawkeye Invitational ... swam the third leg of the 200 medley relay against Northwestern ... anchor of the third place 400 free relay squad against Michigan State.
AS A SOPHOMORE (20010-11): Had a stellar BIG EAST Championship meet as an exhibition swimmer ... recorded three personal-best times during the meet, including performances of 1:51.60 in the 200 IM, 50.49 in the 100 fly and 1:49.04 in the 200 fly ... set another personal-best record at the Shamrock Invitational with a 52.73 in the 100 back ... won a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10): Well-rounded swimmer for Notre Dame ... recorded personal bests at the BIG EAST Championships in the final sessions of the 200 IM (1:52.33) and the 400 IM (4:00.96) along with the preliminary session of the 200 fly (1:50.19) ... additional personal-bests included times of 51.51 in the 100 fly at the Shamrock Invitational, 1:55.62 in the 200 back against Michigan State and 52.76 in the 100 back at the Ohio State Invitational ... top dual meet came against Michigan State with a second-place finish in the 100 fly and a third-place finish in the 200 back.
THE BERRY FILE: Earned four letters at Nation Ford (S.C.) under head coach Melisa Halstonsgard ... won two individual titles on top of a team championship at the state meet in 2008 ... also guided the 400 free relay and 200 medley relay teams to state records at the meet ... four-time regional champion ... nationally ranked on three occasions ... undefeated as a senior ... 2008 South Carolina individual state champion and record holder in the 200 IM (1:50.94) and 100 fly (49.79) ... competed on the club circuit for SwimMAC Carolina and helped the team win a junior national championship in 2007 ... named a North Carolina Swimming All-Star from 2003-07 ... National Select Camp qualifier and attendee ... member of Southeastern Zone team in 2003, 2005 and 2006 ... member of National Society of High School Scholars and Beta Club ... tabbed a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American in 2007 and 2008 ... recipient of high school's athletic/academic award in 2008 ... received school's Cirrus Award for highest grade-point-average within the foreign language department ... son of Sue and Tony Berry ... father graduated from Notre Dame in 1982 ... graduated with a degree in information technology from the Mendoza College of Business.
Berry's Career Bests
|200 IM||1:51.60||BIG EAST (2011)|
|400 IM||4:00.96||BIG EAST (2010)|
|100 Fly||49.76||BIG EAST (2011)|
|200 Fly||1:48.29||BIG EAST (2011)|
|100 Back||52.73||Shamrock Invite (2011)|
|200 Back||1:55.62||Michigan State (2010)|