Brandon Fiala
  • Event
  • Class
  • Hometown
  • Freestyle/Breaststroke/Individual Medley
  • Senior
  • Centreville, Va.
Event2013-20142014-20152015-2016Career
100 Back52.26
Columbus, Ohio
Nov 1, 2013
49.07
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 7, 2015
49.07
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 7, 2015
100 Breast53.25
Men's ACC Championships
Mar 1, 2014
53.23
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
51.86
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
51.86
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
100 Free46.53
Christiansburg, VA
Jan 10, 2015
46.53
Christiansburg, VA
Jan 10, 2015
200 Back1:53.12
Wilmington, N.C.
Jan 25, 2014
1:53.12
Wilmington, N.C.
Jan 25, 2014
200 Breast1:57.34
Men's ACC Championships
Mar 1, 2014
1:55.72
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
1:52.87
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
1:52.87
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
200 Fly1:58.16
Cincinnati, Ohio
Nov 2, 2013
1:58.16
Cincinnati, Ohio
Nov 2, 2013
200 Free1:41.27
Wilmington, N.C.
Jan 25, 2014
1:40.65
Christiansburg, VA
Jan 10, 2015
1:40.65
Christiansburg, VA
Jan 10, 2015
200 Free Relay1:19.12
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
1:18.96
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
1:18.96
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
200 Free Relay Lead Off21.01
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 30, 2015
21.01
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 30, 2015
200 IM1:44.71
Men's ACC Championships
Mar 1, 2014
1:43.73
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
1:42.26
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
1:42.26
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
200 Medley Relay1:26.68
Men's NCAA Championships
Mar 29, 2014
1:25.82
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
1:26.37
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
1:25.82
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
400 Free Relay3:05.30
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 23, 2013
2:57.20
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
2:58.53
Knoxville, TN
Nov 22, 2015
2:57.20
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
400 Free Relay Lead Off46.09
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 23, 2013
45.28
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
45.28
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
400 IM4:02.56
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 18, 2014
4:02.56
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 18, 2014
400 Medley Relay3:08.26
Men's ACC Championships
Mar 1, 2014
3:11.12
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
3:17.26
Knoxville, TN
Nov 22, 2015
3:08.26
Men's ACC Championships
Mar 1, 2014
50 Breast26.17
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 11, 2013
26.22
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 18, 2014
26.17
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 11, 2013
50 Free20.71
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
20.87
University Park, Pa.
Oct 16, 2015
20.71
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
800 Free Relay6:44.48
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 23, 2013
6:44.64
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
6:44.48
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 23, 2013
800 Free Relay Lead Off1:40.50
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
1:40.50
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014

Updated: December 6, 2016

General
2016 ACC Championship Most Valuable Swimmer
All-American, 200 individual medley (2016)
All-American, 100 breaststroke (2016)
All-American, 200 breaststroke (2016)
School record holder: 200 individual medley (1:41.95, 2016)

2015-16

Olympic Trials
16. 200 Individual Medley (2:03.71; Semifinals)
16. 100 Breaststroke (1:02.07; Semifinals)

NCAA
t-4. 100 breaststroke (52.14)
5. 200 breaststroke (1:53.45)
8. 200 IM (1:42.36)

ACC
1. 200 IM (1:42.26)
1. 200 breaststroke (1:52.87)
2. 100 yard breaststroke (52.28)
5. 400 freestyle relay (2:54.62)
7. 200 freestyle relay (1:18.96)

Reached the semifinals in both of his events at U.S. Olympic Swim Trials … Named the Most Valuable Swimmer at the ACC Championship … Won two gold medals at the ACC Championships in the 200 individual medley and the 200 breaststroke … Set an ACC meet and pool record in the 100 breaststroke at the ACC Championship with a time of 51.86 in the prelims … The time also set a new program record in the 100 breaststroke … Finished second overall with a 52.28 in the finals … Also set ACC and pool records after taking first with a finals time of 1:52.87 in the 200 breaststroke … His time of 1:41.95 in the NCAA prelims of the 200 individual medley set a new program record … Set a new program record with a 1:52.82 in the 200 breaststroke at the NCAA Championship preliminaries … Named ACC Swimmer of the Week on Jan. 19 … Turned in the top times in four events in the first meet of the season against Penn State … Took first in the 100 breaststroke and was part of victories in the 200 medley and 200 freestyle relays against Notre Dame and Pitt ... ACC Academic Honor Roll ... VaSID Academic All-State.

2014-15
NCAAs
16th - Honorable-Mention All-American - 400 medley relay (3:08.50)
ACCs
Gold - 200 IM (1:43.97)
5th - 100 breast (53.23)
5th - 200 breast (1:55.72)
5th - Relay - 200 medley relay (1:25.82) - with Latimer, Becksted, CJ Fiala
5th - Relay - 400 medley relay (3:11.12) - with Higgins, Latimer, Burns
5th - Relay - 400 free relay (2:54.13) - with Burns, Bureau, CJ Fiala
6th - Relay - 200 free relay (1:18:57) - with CJ Fiala, Latimer, Burns

At the NCAA Championships, took 37th in the 200 breast, 40th in the 100 breast, 43rd in the 200 IM and helped the 400 medley relay team take 16th for honorable-mention all-America honors … At the ACC Championships, earned 82 individual points and 198 relay points with one gold medal, five fifth-place finishes and one sixth-place finish … Against Georgia Tech and UNC, won the 100 breast (56.05) and the 200 breast (2:04.07) and helped the 200 medley relay take first … At No. 21 Virginia, won the 200 IM with a time of 1:49.56, finished second in the 100 free and finished second in the 200 breast … Also helped the 200 and 400 medley relay teams to first place finishes … Against Kentucky, took second in the 200 free, third in the 100 free and helped the 200 free relay team win and the 400 medley relay team finish second … At the H20kie Fall Invitational, finished eighth in the 50 free and helped both the 400 yard relay team and the 200 medley relay team to second place finishes … Also placed fifth in the 100 breast at the H20kie Fall Invitational … At Notre Dame with Pitt, finished second in the 100 and 200 breast, third in the 200 IM and helped the 400 free relay team win … Duke, took third in the 100 back, fourth in the 100 free and helped the 400 free relay team finish first and the 200 medley relay team finish second … At UNC, placed fourth in the 100 breast, second in the 200 IM and helped the 400 medley relay team place second … At the Virginia Tech Swimming & Diving Championship, won the 50 breast in 26.22, took third in the 200 breast and helped the 200 medley relay team finish second.

2013-14
ACCs
5th - 200 IM (1:45.23)
8th - 100 breast (53.92)
13th - 200 breast (1:57.64)
Bronze - Relay - 400 medley relay (3:08.26) - with Latimer, Tremols. Bonk

One of 10 swimmers and three divers to compete at NCAAs for the Hokies … Earned All-ACC academic honors … At ACCs, earned 36 individual points and 54 relay points for the Hokies by placing 13th in the 200 breaststroke, eighth in the 100 breaststroke, helped the 400 medley relay win the bronze and took fifth in the 200 IM … At UNC Wilmington, finished second in the 200 free and fourth in the 200 backstroke … At No. 18 Virginia, placed fifth in the 200 breast and seventh in the 400 IM … At Tennessee, finished seventh in the 100 breast, fifth in the 200 breast and sixth in the 200 IM … At the H20kie Fall Invitational, placed sixth in the 200 breast, fifth in the 100 breast, helped the 800 freestyle relay team finish third and placed fourth in the 200 IM … At Cincinnati, earned third in the 200 backstroke and sixth in the 200 butterfly … Finished seventh in the 200 breaststroke at Ohio State … Against NC State, helped the 200 medley relay team finish third, placed fifth in the 100 breaststroke, fourth in the 200 breaststroke and fifth in the 200 IM … At the VT Swimming Challenge, finished fourth in the 50 breaststroke, fifth in the 200 breast and helped the 200 medley relay team finish fourth.

High School: Swam for Coach Bruce Anderson at Westfield High School ... Four year letterwinner in the 100 Breast and 200 IM ... 2013 State Champ in 50 Free ... Owned state championships in the 400 Free relay and 200 Medley relay ... First-team All-Met and All-State ... Five-time All-American ... Swam for Coach Dan Jacobs with Machine Aquatics ... Four-time top-8 finisher at NCSA Junior Nationals ... Bronze medalist in 50 Breast at NCSA Junior Nationals.

Personal: Born April 3, 1995 in Fairfax, Va. ... Son of John and Karen Fiala ... Two brothers, CJ (20) and Collin (15) ... Father, John swam at West Point, while mother, Karen, played soccer for Virginia Tech ... Brother, CJ, also swims for the H2Okies.

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