Stephen Richards Athlete Profile

Stephen Richards

Positions: Individual Medley, Breaststroke, Backstroke Height: 5-11 Weight: 160 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2010-2011 | 2013-2015 Hometown: McLean, VA Last School: Langley High School


2010-2011 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in all seven dual meets for the Cougars
  • At the MWCC, he placed third in the 400 IM, ninth in the 200 IM and 11th in the 200 back
  • Received All-Conference honors for his performance in the 400 IM (3:55.93)
  • Ranked fourth in the conference for the 400 IM, 10th for the 200 IM and 14th in the 200 back
  • Ranked second for the Cougars in the 200 back and 400 IM as well as third in the 200 IM and fourth in the 50 back
  • Received the Academic All-Conference award as well as the MWC Scholar-Athlete award

2013-2014 | Sophomore Year

  • Placed second in the 200 IM (1:54.02) against Denver
  • Named MPSF/TURBO Male Athlete of the Week (Jan. 23)
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performances in 400 IM (3:53.26)

2014-2015 | Junior Year

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 IM (1:51.32) against UNLV
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 breast (57.13) against UNLV
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 IM (1:52.74) against Denver
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 breast (56.66) against Denver
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 breast (2:05.22) against Denver
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 breast (57.17) againt Grand Canyon
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 breast (2:05.25) against Grand Canyon
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 back (56.75) against Utah
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 breast (2:04.04) against Utah
  • Named to All-MPSF First Team for performances in the 400 IM (3:50.51) and 200 breast (1:56.68)
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performance in the 200 IM (1:47.75)