|High School:||Danvers High School|
A National Merit Scholar and the valedictorian of his high school class, Brendan is currently a linguistics major at Yale. Brendan selected Yale because of its academic reputation, its great atmosphere, and its traditions, including his own family tradition as both of Brendan's parents participated in athletics at Yale. His father rowed freshman crew and his mother was the founder and first captain of the women's track and cross country teams.
Two of Brendan's most memorable athletic experiences to date were swimming at YMCA Long Course Nationals and his freshman year swimming for Yale..