Ben Chelmow
Ben Chelmow
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newton, Mass.
High School: Newton South
Position: Free

2012-2013: Competed in five individual events including the 100 backstroke, 100 breaststroke, 100 individual medley, 1,000  freestyle and 1,650 freestyle…posted season-best times in the 100 back (1:04.00), 100 breast (1:21.08) and 100 IM (1:07.10) against Assumption…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2011-2012: Competed in six different individual events including the 50, 100, 200 and 500 freestyles, 50 backstroke and 100 butterfly… also a member of the 800 freestyle relay team…posted season-best times at the Patriot League Championship (2/16-2/18) in the 50 free (24.03), 100 free (51.58), 200 free (1:52.42) and 500 free (5:14.93)…named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010-2011: Posted season-best times at the Patriot League Championship in the 50 free (23.98), 100 free (51.72), 200 free (1:54.80) and 100 fly (1:00.12).

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity swim team at Newton South H.S...team captain senior year...received the Booster Club 110% award sophomore and junior seasons...member of the Newton South Honor Roll.

Personal: Son of David and Fay Chelmow...has one sister (Jenny)...majoring in Mathematics.

 

Chelmow's Top Times

Event (Yards) Time Meet (Date) 
50 Free 23.98 Patriot League Championship (2/17/2011)
100 Free 51.58 Patriot League Championship (2/18/2012) 
200 Free 1:52.42 Patriot League Championship (2/17/2012)
500 Free 5:14.93 Patriot League Championship (2/16/2012)
1000 Free 11:27.94 Fairfield (10/13/2013)
1650 Free 20:23.43 Worcester City Championship (1/18/2013)
100 Back 1:04.00 Assumption (10/6/2012)
100 Breast 1:20.50 Assumption (10/5/2013)
100 Fly 54.48 Lehigh (1/21/2011)
100 IM 1:07.10 Assumption (10/6/2012)