Walter Lehneis
Walter Lehneis
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Hackettstown, N.J.
High School: The Hill School
Position: Breast/IM

Career Achievements

• Part of program record in the 800 free relay

Career Highlights

2018-19: As a first-year, appeared in all 13 meets…competed in the freestyle, breaststroke and IM events…won 11 races, recorded eight second-place finishes, and came in third on two occasions…won a pair of races (100 breast, 200 IM) in his collegiate debut against UMass Dartmouth on October 27…finished second in the 200 breast and third in the 100 breast and 400 IM against WPI and Brandeis on November 2…touched the wall first in the 100 breast in a sweep of Norwich and Regis on November 10…won the 200 breast and 200 IM and placed second in the 200 free against Springfield on November 11…was first in the 100 breast and 200 IM and the runner-up in the 100 free in a victory over Clark on November 17…posted season-best times in the 100 free (49.03), 50 breast (28.19), 100 breast (59.66), 200 breast (2:09.65) and 400 IM (4:21.87) at WPI’s Gompei Invitational on November 30-December 2…won the 400 IM and was second in the 100 breast in a victory at Wheaton on January 12…finished first in the 200 breast and second in the 200 IM in a loss to Bentley on January 15…took first in the 1650 free and second in the 100 back against Gordon on January 19…placed second in the 200 IM in a loss to Roger Williams on January 26…won the 100 breast and was second in the 200 free against Bridgewater State on February 2…recorded a season-best time in the prelims (1:59.97) and finished 10th in the B final of the 200 IM at the NEWMAC Championships on February 22.