Year Senior
Hometown Downingtown, Pa.
High School Downingtown West
School: SEAS
Birthdate January 01, 2020


2010-11: Emerged as a key member of the backstroke and freestyle contingents, scoring major points for Columbia at the 2011 Ivy League Championships … earned first team All Ivy League honors as a member of the Ivy League Championship 400 free relay … earned second team All-Ivy League as a part of the 200 free relay that placed second … part of the 800 free relay squad that finished third overall … qualified for two different championship finals in his sophomore season, the 200 back (7th – 1:49.17) and the 100 back (8th – 50.64) … also qualified for the consolation finals of the 200 IM, finishing sixth in his heat and 14th overall with a time of 1:52.15. 

2009-10: Earned second team All-Ivy League honors in the 200 free relay (second – 1:21.55) … member of the 400 free relay that finished third, and the 800 relay that came in fifth overall ... qualified for the championship finals of the 100 back at the 2010 Ivy League championships, coming in 8th in 51.13 … also scored points for Columbia in the 200 back (11th – 1:49.83) and the 200 IM (23rd – 1:53.16).

At Downingtown West: Earned four varsity letters in swimming … team captain his senior year.

Personal: Son of Nancy and Rick Dougherty … born 6/18/91 … mother, Nancy, played basketball and field hockey at EMU … father, Rick, swam at Kutztown University … majoring in Civic Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.



50 Free SCY 22:05 2009 Bucknell Invitational 12/4/2009 First-year
100 Free SCY 47.84 vs. Princeton 2/12/2010 First-year
200 Free SCY 1:44.90 2010 Big Al Open 12/3/2010 Sophomore
100 Back SCY 49.91 2011 Ivy League Championships 3/3/2011 Sophomore
200 Back SCY 1:48.74 2011 Ivy League Championships 3/3/2011 Sophomore
200 IM SCY 1:50.88 2011 Ivy League Championships 3/3/2011 Sophomore

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