Ben Borgert
    • Event
    • Class
    • Hometown
    • Individual Medley/Backstroke
    • Sophomore
    • Alachua, Fla.

    Updated: October 20, 2014

    2014-15: In the Virginia Tech Swimming & Diving Challenge, finished third in the 200 back.

    2013-14: Won the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:47.86 and the 100 backstroke with a time of 49.54 at the VT Invitational … Took sixth in the 100 backstroke at UNC Wilmington … At Tennessee, took 10th in the 100 backstroke, ninth at the 200 backstroke, and tenth in the 200 IM … At the Hokie Fall Invitational, placed seventh in the 200 backstroke and sixth in the 400 IM … At Pittsburgh, finished eighth in the 200 backstroke and ninth in the 200 IM … At Cincinnati, took fourth in the 200 backstroke … At Ohio State, swam the first leg of the 200 medley relay to help finish eighth, placed eighth in the 100 and the 200 backstroke events … Took sixth in the 200 backstroke at NC State … At the Virginia Tech Swimming Challenge, placed seventh in the 50 backstroke, seventh in the 200 backstroke and seventh in the 400 IM.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner at Gainesville High School under Coach Rob Rameriz ... Competed for High Tide Aquatics under Coach Steven Bostic ... Named All-American four times as a high schooler ... Competed in backstroke and IM.

    Personal: Born on January 16, 1995 in Gainesville, Fla. ... Son of Samuel and Rebecca Borgert ... Has one brother, Seth (15) ... Graduated from Gainesville High School in 2013 ... Majoring in Physics.

    Borgert's Collegiate Best
    500 Free: x4:53.37 1000 Free: 10:06.62
    50 Back: 24.15 100 Back: 49.54
    200 Back: 1:47.86 200 IM: 1:50.99
    400 IM: 3:55.34
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