Academic Honors -- Named to the Naval Academy's Superintendent's List in the spring of 2003 and to the Dean's List for the 2004 spring semester.
2003-04 -- Placed 10th in the 500 free at the Patriot League Meet, as well as ninth in the 1650 free and sixth in the 400 IM ... would go on to place 24th in the 1000 free at the EISL Meet ... was a part of Navy's victorious 800 free relay team at the Patriot League Meet ... set a new career-best time of 4:37.97 in the 500 free during the trial heats of the EISL Meet ... scored points in every 200 free race during the dual-meet season.
2002-03 -- Posted victories in the 1000 freestyle against Brown and Dartmouth ... set a career-best time of 9:39.01 in the 1000 free at Army ... went on to set a career-best time of 1:55.78 in the 200 fly against Pennsylvania.
2001-02 -- Won a pair of events on the season, winning the 400 IM at Princeton and the 1000 free against Columbia ... competed in the 200 butterfly, the 400 IM and the 500 freestyle at the EISL Meet ... recorded his season-best 500 freestyle time of 4:38.14 against Army.
High School -- Graduated from St. Xavier High School ... the swimming team won the state title in each of his final-three seasons ... earned all-city honors in 1999, 2000 and '01 ... named Honorable Mention All-America in both '99 and '01 ... captained the team as a senior when the program won the national title ... swam for Ken Stopkotte and the Cincinnati Marlins.
Personal -- John William Keefe ... born Sept. 14, 1983, in Lafayette, La. ... son of Dan and Sally Keefe ... brother, Mike, graduated from the Academy in 2002 ... sister, Margy, is a sophomore swimmer at Penn State, while brother, Andrew, was the swim team captain at Miami (Ohio) in his senior year of 2003-04 ... honors history major.