July's news and notes on the Notre Dame men's swimming and diving team
Notre Dame head coach Tim Welsh reflects on the team's first ACC Championship meet
Junior All-American Zach Stephens sets second meet record in winning the 200 breaststroke
Notre Dame swimmers score two race wins, five more school records on Friday night
Notre Dame set three team bests on Thursday, and is in fifth place overall
AS A FRESHMAN: Had a solid freshman campaign that ended with a noteworthy 18th-place finish in the finals of the 400 IM (3:50.35) at the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Championships ... consistently impressive at the Shamrock Invitational, placing 21st in the 500 free (4:46.59), 23rd in the 100 fly (54.03) and 18th in the 200 fly (1:59.76) ... had an impressive showing at the Hawkeye Invitational, earning a fifth-place finish in the 200 IM (1:48.41), a sixth-place finish in the 400 IM (3:55.11) and a fourth-place finish in the 200 fly (1:49.16) ... earned a monogram.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Earned a varsity letter in all four seasons swimming at Milford High School ... was undefeated in individual events from sophomore through senior campaigns, winning six conference championship and six sectional championship titles during that span ... six-time state champion in four different events, the 200 free, 500 free (two times), the 200 IM (two times) and the 100 fly ... selected as the Milford Daily News Male Athlete of the Year as a senior ... swam with the Crimson Aquatics club team ... was a member of the USA Swimming Gold Medal team, and qualified for the NSCA Junior Nationals ... member of the first-place entry in the 800 free at the 2013 Junior Nationals with Crimson Aquatics ... graduated with high honors and was a Rensselaer Medal recipient ... has volunteered with the Special Olympics and is involved with Saint Mary of Assumption Church ... son of Jay and Nancy Bradley ... has two older brothers, Matthew and Michael ... enrolled in the First Year of Studies.
Bradley's Career Bests