The Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving teams began the 2010-2011 season by hosting the 2010 Dennis Stark Relays.
FALL (2010): Rewrote his personal record book at the Hawkeye Invitational ... set three career-best times including performances of 4:47.03 in the 500 free, 52.84 in the 100 fly and 1:55.38 in the 200 fly.
AS A FRESHMAN: Specialized in the long
distance freestyle and butterfly events ... recorded
personal best of 4.48.77 in the 500 free and 53.45 in the
100 fly at the Shamrock Invitational ... topped out at
1:55.50 in the 200 fly which he swam at the Ohio State
Invitational ... froze the clock at 9:54.42 in the 1000 free
against Pittsburgh for a career-best time.
THE PRENDERGAST FILE: Earned four letters at St.
Aloysius' College (Sydney, Australia) ... conference
champion all four years ... state champion as a
sophomore and senior ... achieved a national ranking
as a senior ... Australian Age Qualifier in the 100 fly, 200
fly, 200 free and 400 free from 2004-06 and in 2008 ...
Australian Open National Qualifier in 2008 and 2009 ...
Australian Open Water champion in 2005-06 and 2009
... United States Junior National Qualifier in 200 fly and
800 free ... member of National Society of High School
Scholars ... swam at 2008 Australian Olympic Trials ...
born June 2, 1990 in Boston, Mass. ... son of Margaret
and John Prendergast ... has two brothers, Dominic and
Patrick ... enrolled in the College of Science.