Andrea Doherty
Andrea Doherty
Year: Senior
Hometown: Needham, Mass.
High School: Needham
Position: Event=>Fly
School record holder in the 50-yard butterfly (27.09) and the 100-yard butterfly (59.30) ... Also a member of the school-record 400-yard freestyle relay team (3:38.08) ... Competes mainly in freestyle and butterfly events, including the 50 fly, 100 fly, 200 fly and the 200 free ... Career bests consist of 27.09 in the 50 fly, 59.30 in the 100 fly, 2:13.42 in the 200 fly and the 1:59 in the 200 free... Doherty holds the Holy Cross records in the 50 and 100 fly events... Also competes in a variety of relays. Personal: Andrea Marie Doherty ... Born January 21, 1986 ... Daughter of Anne Doherty ... Has two sisters: Christine and Stephanie...Majoring in English, Creative Writing ... Swam at Needham High School for coach Genevieve Carney (Holy Cross alum)... Captain of the team in 2004... Named Team MVP in 2004... Named to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald's All Scholastic Teams in the Fall of 2004... In 2004, Doherty took first place in the 50 free at the Bay State Conference and the Massachusetts State Sectional... Took second place in the 50 free at the Massachusetts Girls State Swim Meet and fifth place in the 100 fly at the same meet... Named Needham Times Athlete of the Week in 2003... Needham Girls Swimming was undefeated while Doherty was on the team... Also swam for the Shawmut Aquatic Club and New England Swimming.