Drew Hamilton
Drew Hamilton
Height: 6-4
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Turpin
Position: Free/IM
Major: Accounting & Spanish

School Records Career Bests

200 Free - 1:39.84
500 Free - 4:28.98
1000 Free - 9:30.02
1650 Free - 15:54.06
200 IM - 1:53.73
400 IM - 3:57.85
400 Free Relay - 3:03.87
800 Free Relay - 6:42.43 

50 Free - 21.59
100 Free - 46.15
200 Free - 1:39.84
500 Free - 4:28.98
1000 Free - 9:30.02
1650 Free - 15:54.06
200 Back - 1:55.05
200 IM - 1:53.73
400 IM - 3:57.85

2017-18: Qualified for his fourth-straight NCAA Championships...received the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, and was awarded the NCAA's Elite 90 Award at this year's NCAA Championships, presented to the athlete with the highest cumulative grade point average, becoming the first CWRU swimmer and third CWRU athlete overall to claim the honor...named to the Google Cloud Academic All-America Men's At-Large First Team...set the school record in the 200 IM with a time of 1:53.73 at the College of Wooster Invitational...All-UAA in the 400 IM with a third-place finish (3:59.25)...also finished fifth in the 500 Free (4:30.70) at the UAA Championships...earned the CWRU Athletic Department's Bill Sudeck Oustanding Student-Athlete Award...earned UAA All-Academic recognition.

2016-17: All-America Honorable Mention in the 500-yard freestyle (15th, 4:30.51) and in the 400 individual medley (9th, 3:57.85) at the NCAA Championships...has now collected five All-American certificates in his career...set school records in the 200 Free (1:39.84) and 400 IM (3:57.85)...All-UAA in the 800 Free Relay with a second-place finish (6:45.24)...also fifth in the 500 Free (4:31.78), sixth in the 400 IM (4:00.10) and sixth in the 1650 Free (16:03.26) at the UAA Championships...Earned College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) All-America honors...Earned the CWRU Athletic Department's Arthur P. Leary Award...earned UAA All-Academic recognition.

2015-16: Placed 10th with his 800-yard freestyle team at the NCAA Championships to set a school record with a mark of 6:42.43...UAA Champion in the 800 Free Relay, becoming the first CWRU squad ever to win a relay event at the UAA Championships...set career-best times of 21.65 in 50 Free and a time of 1:54.21 in the 200 IM at the College of Wooster Invitational...also added career-best times in the 100 Free (48.68) against Baldwin Wallace and in the 200 Free (1:40.18) at the NCAA DIII Championships...named to the UAA Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete Team...earned College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) All-America honors...earned NCAA All-America honorbale mention in the 800 Free Relay...earned UAA All-Academic recognition.  

2014-15: First CWRU swimmer (male or female) to be named the UAA Rookie of the Year…All-America Honorable Mention in the 800-yard freestyle relay, finishing 15th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 6:45.37…also finished 18th in the 200-yard 500-yard freestyle (4:32.58), 17th in the 400-yard medley relay (3:28.46), 21st in the 200-yard freestyle (1:24.89), 22nd in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:06.23) and 21st in the 400-yard individual medley (4:03.30) at NCAAs…Set school records in the 200 Free (1:40.93), 500 Free (4:28.98), 1000 Free (9:30.02), 1,650 Free (15:54.06) and as the first leg of the 800 Free Relay (6:45.22)… UAA Champion in the 500 Free (4:28.98)…All-UAA in the 400 IM with a second-place finish (3:58.77) and the 800 Free Relay with a second-place finish (6:45.22)…fourth in the 1,650 Free at the UAA Championships with a time of 15:54.06…Earned the CWRU Athletic Department's Bill Sudeck Rookie of the Year award...CSCAA Scholar All-America.

Personal: Earned four varsity letters at Turpin High School…first-team All-Eastern Cincinnati Conference performer and ECC Athlete of the Year in 2014…THS record-holder in 200 IM…member of the National Honor Society…son of Glenn and Jenny Hamilton.