Academic Honors -- Has posted a 4.0 grade-point average in four semesters ... has been named to both the Naval Academy's Superintendent's and Commandant's Lists in five semesters ... named to the 2005 and '06 Patriot League Academic Honor Rolls.
Athletic Honors -- Named Second-Team All-Patriot League in 2005 ... 2005-06 -- Placed 12th in the 100 breast and 20th in the 200 breast at the EISL Meet ... his time in the 100 breast was a career best ... won the 200 breast in double-dual meet against Brown and Dartmouth.
2004-05 -- Scored points in a pair of events at the Patriot League Meet ... placed fifth in the 100 and 200 breast events, with a season-best time of 58.36 in the former and a career-best time of 2:07.05 in the latter ... also scored in both events at the EISL Championship, placing 17th in the 200 and 19th in the 100 ... picked up his lone victory of the season in the 200 breast against Dartmouth.
2003-04 -- Set a trio of season-best times during the trial heats at the Patriot League Championship ... recorded a 1:00.40 in the 100 breast, 2:13.39 in the 200 breast and a 1:59.66 in the 200 IM ... would go on to place 12th in the 100 breast and 15th in the 200 breast.
High School -- Graduated from the Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for Government and International Studies ... swimming team won regional title three times ... selected as the 2003 Virginia Central Region Swimmer of the Year ... swam for Ted Sallade and Poseidon Swimming.
Personal -- John Pierce Kennedy ... born Aug. 8, 1984, in Richmond, Va. ... son of John and Elizabeth Kennedy ... honors political science major.