|Hometown:||San Francisco, CA|
|High School:||Santa Barbara HS|
Competed in eleven as a junior for the Kingsman…notched seven new personal-bests at six different meets… 50.26 in the 100-free at Malibu Invitational, 57.1 in the 100-individual medley and 54.79 in the 100-fly at Cal Lutheran Sprint Meet, 1:46.82 in the 200-free at Chris Knorr Invitational, 2:01.14 in the 200-individual medley at Pomona-Pitzer, 9:45.09 in the 1000-free at Occidental, and a 15:34.47 in the 1650-free at SCIAC Championship...Additionally scored five more seasonal-best at different meets… 3:46.88 in the 400-medley relay and 3:18.55 in the 400-free relay at Cal Lutheran Sprint Meet, 7:21.89 in the 800-free relay at Banana Slug Invitational, 4:14.63 in the 400-individual medley at Occidental, 4:43.49 in the 500-free at Whittier/Redlands. Brewer closed his season with 19th in the finals of 1650-free, clocking in 16:20.97 at NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships.
NCAA Division III National Qualifier: 1650-free (18th), 500-free (19th) and 400-individual medley (32nd)... SCIAC Individual Champion in the 1650-free… ALL-SCIAC SELECTION IN THE 500-FREE AND 1650-FREE… New all-time program record holder with a career-best 4:26.99 in the 500-free and 4:00.75 in the 400-individual medley… Competed in 13 events as a sophomore for the Kingsmen… Recorded three of his top times at the SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships: 4:26.99 in the 500-free, 15:42.88 in the 1650-free and 4:00.75 in the 400-individual medley… Notched six of best times at the Cal Lutheran Invitational: 23.63 in the 50-free, 50.81 in the 100-free, 1:02.55 in the 100-back, 1:07.87 in the 100-breast, 58.48 in the 100-fly and 58.66 in the 100-individual medley… Recorded his other four top times at different meets: 1:48.57 in the 200-free and 2:07.16 in the 200-fly against Occidental; 10:13.05 in the 1000-free against Whittier; and 2:03.27 in the 200-individual medley against Chapman.
Became first CLU swimmer to earn invitation to NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships...in inaugural collegiate swimming season earned first All-America honor in men’s swimming & diving program history (1650 – 15:28.80)…finished as consolation finalist in 400 Individual Medley (IM) at NCAAs for Honorable Mention All-America… served as second alternate for 500 free at NCAAs as the fastest SCIAC swimming in the event at the meet…set a SCIAC, SCIAC Championships Meet and CLU record in the 1650 (15:28.26)...earned four All-SCIAC honors (1650 free (1st), 500 free (2nd – 4:29.12), 400 IM (3rd – 4:01.34) and 800 Free Relay (3rd - 6:51.38)…wrote his name in the CLU record books four times in his first season for the Kingsmen in the 500 free (4:29.12), 1000 free (9:23.91), 1650 (15:28.26), 400 IM (4:01.34)…additionally posted career-bests in the 100 free (51.81), 200 free (1:47.17) and 200 IM (2:08.57).
Santa Barbara High School
Graduated in 2016 from Santa Barbara HS…swam all four years for the Dons.
Full name: Ben Brewer…born March 29, 1998 in San Francisco, Calif.…parents are Courtney and Jim…has one sibling, Kelly…chose CLU for swimming and academics.…currently an undeclared major.
Movie: Stoked and Broke
Sport (Other): Paddling
Pro Team: Currumbin
Pro Athlete: Ky Hurst
Book: Elephant Run
TV Show: T.W.D.
Video Game: Madden