|High School:||Peninngton School|
2015-16: Finished his career with the Retrievers with a solid showing at the CCSA Championships, helping the Retrievers to back-to-back championships... Competed in the backstroke and IM events at the championships... Finished the 200 back with a time of 1:53.17, while also finishing the 100 back with a time of 53.27... Touched the wall in the 200 IM with a time of 1:56.21.
2014-15: Set his season best time in the 200 IM at the CCSA Championship with a time of 1:55.38 and the 400 IM in the same meet with a time of 4:05.19... His time in the 400 IM was nearly ten seconds faster than his previous best set earlier in the year... In the 200 backstroke, he touched the wall in a time of 1:52.78, the best of his career... Named to the CCSA All-Academic Team.
2013-14: Set season-best times in the 200-yd. backstroke (1:54.21), as well as the 200- (1:55.33) and 400-yd. IM (4:03.06) events, at the 2014 CCSA Championships… His top times in the 200 back and 200 IM came during the event prelims while his best 400 IM time was recorded during the consolation finals… Placed ninth in the 400 IM at the conference meet in Knoxville, Tenn. … Also competed in the 200 fly during the season for the Retrievers… Achieved his top dual meet finish of third four times during the season.
2012-13: Swam his fastest 200-yd backstroke (1:57.55) and 200-yd IM (1:58.76) during the prelims at the Patriot Invitational… Finished 16th in the IM event and 21st in the backstroke race at the regional meet at George Mason… Recorded his best 200 free (1:49.39) during a fourth-place finish against George Washington on Oct. 27… Earned his best dual meet finish, third, in the 200 back against Loyola (Md.) on Jan. 19.
Background: Won the 200 IM at the Mercer County tournament three years in a row during 2009-2012 seasons... Set seven school records at The Pennington School, including five individual records... Helped lead the Red Raiders win the Prep "B" State Championship all four years while at The Pennington School... Swam with UMBC teammate Carly Deeter for the Red Raiders.
Personal: Son of David and Sandra McCord... Has one younger sister, Kate... Undecided in his major... Born Oct. 23, 1993.