Guido Balderrama
Guido Balderrama
Height: 5-10
Year: Junior
Hometown: Norwalk, Conn.
High School: Fairfield Prep
Position: Fly
Major: Finance

As A Junior (2018-19)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Earned a 10th-place finish in the 100-butterfly and 15th-place in the 200-butterfly at the 2019 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/23)
  • Grabbed victory in the 100-butterfly (51.38), third in the 100-backstroke (54.82) and was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay team (1:35.69) vs. Niagara (2/2)
  • Was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay (1:35.25) team and earned third-place in the 200-butterfly (1:56.37) at Binghamton (1/26).
  • Took second in the 100-butterfly (51.70) and was a member of the second-place 400-medley relay (3:26.34) and second-place 200-freestyle relay (1:28.57) teams against Cornell (1/21).
  • Placed fourth in the 100-butterfly (50.03) and was a member of the fourth-place 800-freestyle relay (7:02.06) team at the Zippy Invite (12/1).
  • Earned the win in the 100-butterfly (51.54) and was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay team (1:35.52) against Canisius (11/10).
  • Finished fifth-place in the 200-butterfly (1:54.54) at the Atlantic 10 Classic (10/28).
  • Was a member of the second-place 200-freestyle relay team (1:27.67), placed second in the 200-butterfly (1:55.01), finished in third-place for the 100-butterfly (51.88) and placed fourth in the 200-IM (1:59.73) at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/5).

As A Sophomore (2017-18)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree.
  • Swam in the consolation final of the 100-butterfly and 200-butterfly at the 2018 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/17).
  • Grabbed second-place in the 100-backstroke (54.63) and was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay team (1:37.24) at Niagara (1/27).
  • Earned third-place in the 200-butterfly, swimming a time of 1:55.92 at Cornell (1/19).
  • Finished in third-place in the 100-butterfly (52.61) against Binghamton (1/14).
  • Grabbed fourth-place in the 200-butterfly finishing with a time of 1:52.94 at the Zippy Invite (12/3).
  • Finished third in the 200-butterfly (1:53.83) and 100-butterfly (52.46) against Canisius (11/11).
  • Took a fourth-place finish in the 200-butterfly with a time of 1:54.65 at the Atlantic 10 Classic (10/29).
  • Finished third in the 100-butterfly with a time of 52.39 at UConn (10/20).
  • Earned a victory in the 200-butterfly (1:55.39), placed third in 100-butterfly (52.38) and 10th in 100-IM (56.12) at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/7).

As A Freshman (2016-17)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree.
  • Swam the 100-butterfly and 100-backstroke events while finishing 10th in the 200-butterfly at 1:51.06 at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships.
  • Part of third-place 200-medley relay team at Binghamton (1/14).
  • Finished 12th out of 24 in the 200-butterfly (1:55.32) at the Akron Invite (12/4)
  • Finished third in the 200-Butterfly (1:57.64) against Canisius (11/13) 
  • Took second in 200-yard butterfly (1:57.59) in win over Colgate (10/22).

High School
Earned All-State and All-SCC honors ... was named to the New Haven All Star Team ... earned a spot as a YMCA National Finalist in club competition ... was named varsity captain and received the best newcomer and coach's awards.

Personal
Son of Elizabeth and Guido ... has four siblings, Joshue, Lucas, Micaella and Ellianne ... father swam Olympic trials in Bolivia ... finance major.

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 21.94 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018
100 Freestyle SCY 52.46 Binghamton vs St. Bonaventure 1/26/2019
200 Freestyle SCY 1:45.14 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/1/2018
100 Backstroke SCY 51.26 2019 A-10 2/22/2019
200 Backstroke SCY 2:01.40 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
100 Butterfly SCY 49.27 2019 A-10 2/22/2019
200 Butterfly SCY 1:50.79 2019 A-10 2/23/2019
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:55.20 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018

2017-18 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 22.32 2017 Zippy Invitational 12/1/2017
100 Freestyle SCY 49.53 Justin Jennings Memorial Invit 10/7/2017
100 Backstroke SCY 52.27 2018 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2018
100 Butterfly SCY 49.59 2018 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2018
200 Butterfly SCY 1:50.49 2018 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2018
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:01.43 Justin Jennings Memorial Invit 10/6/2017

2016-17 Top Marks

100 Backstroke SCY 51.42 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2017
100 Butterfly SCY 50.54 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2017
200 Butterfly SCY 1:51.06 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2017
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:00.40 2016 Zippy Invitational 12/2/2016