Dave Makhervaks
Dave Makhervaks
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, WA
High School: Newport
Events: Back, Fly
Major: Computer Science
College: Harvey Mudd

Entering his senior season as a member of the CMS Swimming and Diving team, where he competes in the backstroke and the butterfly.

2018-19 (Junior)
All-SCIAC (100 back ... 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay) ... Earned All-SCIAC honors in the 100 back with a second place finish in 50.79 seconds ... Helped the 200 medley relay team and 400 medley relay team to second-place finishes in 1:31.85 and 3:20.78, respectively, while finishing first in the backstroke leg in the 400 with a 51.01 ... Qualified for the finals in the 200 back with a 1:53.94, finishing ninth ... Placed 12th in the 200 IM for the Stags with a time of 1:54.11, earning seven points toward the team total.

2017-18 (Sophomore)
All-SCIAC (200 medley relay, 400 medley relay) ... Qualified for the finals and finished fourth at the 2018 SCIAC Championships in the 100 back with a time of 50.92 ... Also finished 11th in the 200 back with a 1:53.78 ... Swam a 52.75 in the 100 fly, to come in 23rd place ... Swam the backstroke leg of both medley relays which came in second at SCIACs, the 200 (1:32.32) and the 400 (3:22.38).

2016-17 (Freshman)
SCIAC Champion (400 medley relay) ... All-SCIAC (100 back, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay) ... Part of a 400-yard medley relay team that won first place at the SCIAC Championships with a 3:20.75, swimming a 50.61 in the backstroke leg to pace the field ... Earned his way on the podium in the 100 back at the SCIAC Championships with a third-place finish in 50.44 ... Helped the Stags to a second-place finish in the 200 medley relay, winning the backstroke leg with a 23.37, and a third-place finish in the 200 free relay ... Qualified for the finals and came in sixth in the 200 back with a 1:52.39 ... Also came in 12th in the 100 fly in 51.74. 

Attends Harvey Mudd, where he majors in computer science ... Spent the summer (2018) working at Microsoft ... Lists "Design and Computer Engineering" as the most interesting course he has taken in college so far ("because I learned a ton and finishing the labs was very satisfying.").