Sophomore season (2008-09) - Placed 12th in 200-yard breaststroke at NWC championships ... Added a 15th-place showing in 200-yard breaststroke.
Freshman season (2007-08) - Finished 14th in 200-yard breaststroke at conference championships ... Placed 16th in both 100-yard breaststroke and 400-yard individual medley at NWC meet.
Prep - Team captain two years at Philomath High School ... Competed in 100-yard breaststroke at Oregon state championships as a senior ... Two-time recipient of his team's Tough as Nails award.
Academics - Whitman Scholar and Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholar ... Majoring in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Spanish ... Pre-med ... Plans to take year off after Whitman before starting work on M.D. or Ph.D ... Current thesis research is centering around testing of novel therapeutics for pancreatic cancer.Personal - Son of Waldo Wakefield and Clare Reimers ... Has two dogs, Evie and Darling ... Plays alto saxophone ... Competes in triathlons in the off-season ... Also enjoys reading, writing, drawing, photography, singing at inappropriate times, baking and cooking.