Patrick McGrath

Patrick McGrath


Burr Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Lyons Township



2007-08...Finished second in the 500 Free, second in the 1650 Free, sixth in the 200 Free and second in the school-record setting 800 Free Relay...Set school records in the 500 Free, 1000 Free, and 1650 Free and has top times at Xavier in the 200 Free, 500 Free, 1000 Free, 1650 Free, 200 Fly, and 400 IM.

2006-07...Placed fifth in the 500 Free, 14th in the 200 Free and 14th in the 100 Free at the Atlantic 10 Conference Championship Meet...Was a member of the fourth-place 800 Free Relay, eighth-place 200 Free Relay and record-setting fifth-place 400 Free Relay at the Conference Championship...Established top times at XU in the 100 Free and 500 Free in addition to posting the team's season-high 200 Free time (1:42.98) at the A-10 Championship.

2005-06...Finished 11th in the 500 Free and ninth in the 200 Free at the A-10 Championships...Member of the record-setting fourth-place 400 Medley Relay, sixth-place 200 Free Relay and record-setting sixth-place 400 Free Relay...Established top times in XU history in the 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free, 500 Free and 100 Fly...Received Athletic Director Award for academic achievements.

High School...At the Illinois State High School Championships finished fourth in the 100 Free and fifth in the 200 Free...Achieved All-American consideration status individually as well as in the 200 and 400 Free Relays...Top times -- 100 Free 47.24; 200 Free 1:43.12.

Personal...A business major...Born February 21, 1987 in Hinsdale, Ill.