Brandon Weissman
Brandon Weissman

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Chesterfield, Mo.

High School:
Parkway Central High

Event:
Back/IM

02/01/2014

Swimming Bears Split at Shamrock Invitational; Defeat No. 25 Iowa

MSU beats ranked Hawkeyes, 213-157; falls to Notre Dame, 233-147

01/31/2014

Bears Swimming & Diving Starts Strong at Shamrock Invitational

MSU leads No. 25 Iowa, 61-49; trails, Notre Dame, 58-52

11/01/2013

Bears Swimming & Diving Tops Evansville at Home as Two Men's Pool Records Fall

MSU tops UE men, 131-103; women, 142-95

Background: A two-time USA junior national qualifier in the 200-meter backstroke ... Joins the Bears by way of the Parkway Swim Club ... Ranked as the seventh-best recruit in the state of Missouri by CollegeSwimming.com ... Received all-state honors all four years at Parkway Central ... Helped lead the Colts to four straight Suburban South Conference championships and top-three finishes at state his final three seasons ... Took over the top three times in school history in the 500 free, 100 back and 200 IM ... A two-time conference champion in the 200 IM and once in the 100 breast ... As a senior captain at the 2012 MSHSAA Swimming Championships, he was a member of the Colts' first-place 200 medley and 400 free relays, while finishing fourth individually in the 200 IM (1:54.93) and tied for fourth in the 100 back (52.84) ... In 2011, he was a member of PCH's record-breaking 200 medley relay and finished top-eight in the 100 back (3rd) and 200 IM (8th) ... Named PCH Team MVP and Parkway Swim Club "Most Improved" swimmer as a junior ... Placed top-16 at state during his freshman and sophomore seasons in the 200 IM and 500 free...Academically, was named to the 2012 USA Swimming Scholastic All American team.

Personal: Brandon Scott Weissman is the son of Randy and Linda Weissman ... Born Dec. 27, 1994 in Plano, Texas ... Has two older sisters, Brittany and Courtney ... Plans to major in accounting at MSU.

Career Bests at Missouri State
Event Time Opponent/Meet Date
500 Free 4:39.94 TYR Invitational 11/22/13
1000 Free 9:45.10 vs. Southern Illinois 11/2/13
1650 Free 16:20.28 TYR Invitational - Timed Final 11/24/13
100 Back 55.65 vs. TCU 12/14/13
200 Back 1:55.93 TYR Invitational 11/24/13
200 Breast 2:17.63 vs. Southern Illinois 11/2/13
200 IM 1:58.84 vs. Evansville 11/1/13
400 IM 4:06.01 TYR Invitational 11/23/13

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