Kobe's Quote: "Andy came in as a freestyle swimmer, but has developed into more of a backstroke swimmer. He is one of our fastest sprint backstroke swimmers, but is also a good 200 backstoke swimmer. We are anxious to see his continued improvement in that event."
Before ECU: Member of the North Carolina record-setting 200-yard medley relay team ... Four-year letterman at Providence High School ... Junior National Qualifier.
Personal: Born October 15, 1990 ... Parents are Denise and John Richter.
Top Times: 100 Back - 51.19; 200 Back - 1:56.52