|High School:||St. Thomas Aquinas HS (FL)|
Set career high in the 100 and 200 free at the MPSF Championships (Feb. 18) with a time of 49.95 and 1:40.23, finishing in 19th and 16th place respectively ... had four top 10 finishes in the 100 and 200 free against UC Santa Barbara and Pacific ... took third against UCSB (Jan. 28) in the 200 free with a time of 1:42.38.
Prep -- Was a four-year letterwinner at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. … helped lead the Raiders to a Florida Region 4-3A team title as a senior, when he finished fourth in the 100 free in 47.97 seconds and swam a leg for the winning 400 free relay squad (3:12.61) … also played water polo as a freshman … earned Honor Roll distinction as a senior and was an AP Scholar as a junior and senior.
Personal -- Born on July 17, 1995 … son of Christopher and Elizabeth Behnam … in high school, spent time volunteering at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale … majoring in biology.