2004-05: Posted four top-5 finishes during the season ... recorded season-best times in the 50 freestyle (22.43 seconds) and in the 100 freestyle (50.10 seconds) at the Nutmeg Invitational (12/5) ... had his fastest time of the season in the 100 butterfly (56.02 seconds) versus the New Hampshire (11/20).
Before UMass: Swam four seasons for head coach David Hanson ... part of excellent swim tradition at Bishop Hendricken which has won 15 consecutive Rhode Island Championships ... Co-Rhode Island Swimmer of the Year following his senior campaign ... state champion in the 50-yard freestyle and the 100-yard freestyle ... 2003 New England Age Group Champion in the 50-yard freestyle ... member of the Rhode Island state record holding 200-yard free style relay team ... was team captain during his senior season ... picked as a nine-time Providence Journal All-State honoree.
Personal: Full name is Mark Nicholas Pechak ... son of Mark and Candace Pechak ... born Dec. 25, 1985 in Providence, R.I.
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|Saturday, Jan 3|
|at Loyola Invitational||10:00 AM|
|Friday, Jan 9|
|at Rhode Island Invitational||6:00 PM|
|Saturday, Jan 10|
|at Rhode Island Invitational||10:00 AM|
|Saturday, Jan 17|
|vs Bryant||12:00 PM||Senior Day|
|Friday, Jan 23|
|at Dartmouth Invitational||5:00 PM|
|Saturday, Jan 24|
|at Dartmouth Invitational||10:00 AM|