Andrew Binder
Andrew  Binder

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Windsor, Ontario, Canada

High School:
St. Thomas of Villanova

Height:
6-3

Event:
Sprint Free

Intended Major:
Finance


06/29/2017

OAKLAND STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN SPRING 2017 HORIZON LEAGUE ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL DISTINCTION

For the eighth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 146 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria

02/22/2017

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES TAKE THREE TITLES TO OPEN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

The women's 200-yard medley relay broke the school record

01/27/2017

OAKLAND STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 2016 FALL HORIZON LEAGUE ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL DISTINCTION

For the seventh consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 147 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria

01/21/2017

OAKLAND DROPS DUAL MEET WITH MICHIGAN STATE ON SENIOR DAY

Patricia Aschan won three individual events, Paul Huch won the 100-yard freestyle and backstroke

01/13/2017

OAKLAND SETS POOL RECORD DURING DAY ONE OF CINCINNATI QUAD

The men's 200-yard freestyle relay broke a pool record

02/25/2017

Oakland at Horizon League Championships - Day 3

Oakland at Horizon League Championships - Day 3

02/28/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Four

02/27/2015

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Three

2015 Horizon League Swimming & Diving Championships - Day Three

09/26/2014

Black & Gold Intrasquad, 2014

Black & Gold Intrasquad, 2014


2016-17:
Member of the champion 800 free relay at the 2017 Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships (6:32.30)
▪ Horizon League Runner-Up in the 100 (45.02) and 200 freestyle (1:38.70)
Part of the runner-up 400 free relay at the 2017 Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships (2:56.74)
Tied for third in the 50 freestyle at the 2017 Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships (20.36)

2015-16:
▪ Part of the champion 200 (1:19.28), 400 (2:54.40) and 800 (6:29.10) freestyle relays that set a Horizon League records
▪ Horizon League Runner-Up in the 50 freestyle (20.33).
▪ Placed third in the 100 freestyle (44.72) and fifth in the 200 freestyle (1:38.15) at the Horizon League Championships
▪ Recorded personal bests in the 50 and 100 freestyle

2014-15:
▪ Swam in the 50 free, 100 free and 200 free at 2015 Horizon League Championships
▪ Horizon League runner-up in 200 free (1:39.12)
▪ At HLs, finished ninth in 100 free (45.25) and 10th in 50 free (20.79)
▪ Part of Oakland record-setting 800 free relay team that set team and Horizon League record
▪ Swam on Oakland's Horizon League champion 400 free relay team

Academic Achievements
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2016)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016)
▪ Horizon League Academic All-League selection (2016)


High School:
▪ Ontario Junior Provincials: gold medalist in 50 Free; silver medalist in 100 Fly; bronze medalist in 100 Free and 200 Free
▪ Qualified for Canadian Senior Nationals
▪ Swam for Windsor Essex at the club level
▪ 2013 Ontario Division I Champions with Windsor Essex
▪ Owns 11 records (6 individual, 5 relay) for Windsor Essex

Personal
Full Name: Andrew Graham Binder
Parents: Mark Binder and Fiona Oswald
Siblings: Olivia
▪ Cousin Hannah Oswald is a member of Oakland's swim team

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland
▪ Academics
▪ Swimming program
▪ Close to home

Binder Personal Bests
Event 2016-17 Top Time Career Top Time
50 Free 20.36
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
20.33*
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16
* 50 Free time is 7th in Oakland history
100 Free 45.02
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
44.72
2016 HL Championship
2/24/16

200
Free

1:38.70
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17
1:38.70
2017 HL Championship
2/22/17

100
Fly

-- 54.38
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