Aran Bean
Aran Bean

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chittering, Australia

High School:
Guilford

Height:
6-0

Event:
Breast/Fly/Free


SENIOR (2006-07): Led the team in the 100-breast (56.62)... posted the second-fastest individual time in the 200-breast (2:06.12)... named All-MWC as a member of the 200-medley relay team that posted a third-place finish in the MWC Championship and set the TCU record with a time of 1:30.12... notched 4 event wins on the season... medalist in 11 events... member of five winning relay teams... won two events against Utah... posted a runner-up finish in the 100-breast (57.60) at the UNLV Invite.

JUNIOR (2005-06): Led the team in the 100- and 200-breast...won the 200-breast at Wyoming and at Utah...placed fourth in the 100-breast at the Mountain West Conference Championships...member of the team's 200-medley relay and 400-medley relay squads that placed the second-best times in school history...earned the team's Academic Award.

SOPHOMORE (2004-2005): Led the team in the 100-breast... all-conference honoree in three events at the C-USA Invitational... claimed the gold medal in the 100-breast in 56.48 seconds... finished third in the 200-breast (2:04.23) and the 400-medley relay (3:20.51)... also a member of the fourth-place 200-medley relay (1:30.99)... recipient of the spring training award.

FRESHMAN (2003-2004): Earned all-Conference USA honors in five events... won 10 individual and five relay events on the year... claimed victory in the 100- and 200-breast at the C-USA Invitational, setting meet records in both events (55.41, 2:01.41)... member of the conference-best 400-medley relay that established a meet record with a time of 3:19.60... also member of the runner-up 200-medley (1:31.19) and 400-free (3:02.03) relays... named the team's Most Outstanding Swimmer.

High School - Pacific School Games dual gold medalist and record holder... ranked No. 1 swimmer in Australia medalist as an age group swimmer... Australian Olympic, Commonwealth, Pan Pacific and World Championship selection trials... Melbourne World Cup in 2001 and 2002... Western Australian State Team... Western Australian Institute of Sport member... placed in the top 5 in 100-meter IM at S/C Australian Nationals... top-8 Australian ranking for 100-breast... Western Australia age group and open record holder.

Personal - Aran Bean is the son of Edward and Anne Bean... enjoys surfing, traveling and indoor climbing... political science major.

Bean's Top Times
100-breast--55.41
200-breast--2:01.40
200-IM--1:55.11


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