High School/Club: Attended Waccamaw High School ... Won South Carolina state titles in the 100 butterfly and 200 IM as a junior ... Two-Time Sun Coast Times Swimmer-of-the-Year ... Served as high school team captain ... Swam for Costal Aquatic Club under coach Fabio Da Silva ... 2011 Zone Select Camp Attendee ... Five-time National Club Swimming Association (NCSA) Junior National Qualifier ... USA Junior National Qualifier.
Personal: Pursuing a degree in business ... Born Aug. 5, 1995 ... Son of David and Carrie Dear ... Has two younger brothers, Michael and Carter, and a younger sister, Zoe.
|Dear's Top Times|
|Event||Time||Year||Meet||In The ECU Record Books|
|100 Butterfly||48.14||2014||C-USA Invitational||Third|
|200 Butterfly||1:48.58||2014||C-USA Invitational||Fourth|
|200 IM||1:51.35||2014||C-USA Invitational||Seventh|