NEWMAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week
Brandon McKenzie, MIT (Brigantine, N.J.)
MIT junior Brandon McKenzie achieved eight NCAA "B" cut times and five marks that rank inside the top-eight in the country as he guided the Engineers to a first place finish at the Winter Invitational. His NCAA "B" cut time of 1:29.46 with the 200-medley relay team ranks fourth in the country, he finished first with the 400-medley relay team in an NCAA "B" cut time of 3:17.58, which ranks fifth in the country. Individually, his times of 55.61 in the 100-breast and 2:01.89 in the 200-breast ran seventh in the nation, while his time of 3:58.24 ranks eighth. During the finals sessions, McKenzie touched the wall first in the 400 medley relay and second in the 400 IM, 200 breast and 200 IM.