Olympic Gold Medalist, 9x World Championship Medalist
Hometown: Lawrence, KS
Stroke/Discipline: Breaststroke / Freestyle
Backstroke / Butterfly / Individual Medley
Medal Count: 20
Michael Andrew is an athletic phenom, first gaining notoriety for breaking numerous National Age Group Records in his teens. Over the course of his young career, the Kansas native has broken more than 100 National Age Group (NAG) records. He has also broken Junior World Records in the 50m free, back, and fly, taking down all three at the 2017 World Junior Championships. In short course meters, Andrew won a World Championships gold in the 100 IM at age 17.
Fast forward into his 20s, Andrew picked up an Olympic berth at the age of 22 at the 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials.