AS A JUNIOR IN 2008-09: Swam personal bests in the 50 free (22.59), 100 free (48.93), 50 back (26.17) and 100 back (54.09) - all at the America East Swimming and Diving Championships.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007-08: Reset personal bests in the 100 free, 200 free, 100 back and 100 fly ... At the 2008 America East Championship, placed 17th in the 200 IM (2:00.56) and swam the second leg of the fourth-place 200- and 400-free relays ... Highest finish at the conference championship was 13th in the 200 free (1:44.86).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006-07: Lowered his lifetime best in the 200 IM at the America East Championship, clocking in at 1:57.47 to place 10th overall ... Swam the third leg of the second-place 800-free relay team ... Was a member of the fourth-place 200-free relay team and the fourth-place 400-relay team ... Swam a lifetime best in the 200 IM (1:45.05) at the AE Championships to place seventh overall ... Came in eighth in the 200 back.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY: Graduated from F.D. Roosevelt High School in 2006 ... Swam for coach Mike Townsend on Newburgh Sharks club team ... As a prep, won the 2005 and 2006 sectional 9 title in the 200 IM at the New York State Public High School Championships ... Two-time team captain ... School record holder in the 200 Free, 200 Medley Relay, 200 IM, 100 Fly, 50 Free, 200 and 400 Free Relay ... Six-time gold medalist at Empire State Games.
PERSONAL: Born on July 5, 1988 in Hyde Park, N.Y. ... Son of Brian and Christine Berg ... Enrolled in the Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation as a health science major.