Ben Biefnes
Ben Biefnes

Position:
Graduate Assistant | 2nd Season

Alma Mater:
TCU | 2010


04/11/2013

TCU S&D Hands Out Team Awards

Robinson, Scarsella named Team MVPs

Ben Biefnes is in his second year as the graduate assistant for the TCU swimming and diving program.

Biefnes, a TCU swimmer from fall 2006 to spring 2010, was a captain on the men's team in 2010 when it won the Mountain West Conference dual meet championship. As a Horned Frog, Biefnes swam the breaststroke and individual medley. As a swimmer at TCU, Biefnes was given the Unselfish Team Player Award in 2007, earned the Dedication Award in 2008 and picked up the Most Valuable Team Contributor Award in 2010.

During the summer of 2012, Biefnes worked as a Camp Counselor at the University of Texas Longhorn Swim Camp and at the Nike Boys and Girls Swim Camp in Norman, Okla.

The Aurora, Colo., native spent the 2010-11 year at Carthage College working with breaststroke and IM groups, as well as helping coordinate dryland activities.

While he was at Carthage, the men's squads won its fourth-straight CCIW conference title, while the women's team finished 10th at the NCAA Championship. Biefnes also assisted in the team's recruiting.

A 2010 graduate of TCU with a bachelor's of science in communications and psychology, Biefnes was named the TCU Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 2010.

Biefnes will have coaching duties, assist in recruiting and is pursuing a Masters of Liberal Arts.


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