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Brooke Brittain
Brooke Brittain
Height: 5-3
Year: So.-1L
Hometown: Wichita, Kan.
High School: Independent School
Position: Swimming
Events: Backstroke

Academic Notes: Majoring in exercise science and aspires for a career in occupational therapy...3.6 high school GPA...Two-time WAC All-Academic selection...Two-time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete award recipient.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Swam in 100 and 200 backstroke and 200 IM at the WAC Championships...Swam in the C final in 200 Back after a season-best prelim time of 2:05.93...Recorded a career-best time of 2:13.68 in 200 IM...Also recorded a season-best time of 58.70 in 100 Back...Totaled eight top-three finishes with one relay title...Part of 400 Medley Relay winning team versus Northern Colorado...Placed second in 100 Back versus Idaho...Also swam in 200 and 400 Medley Relays during the season.

2012-13 (Freshman): Swam in 100 and 200 backstroke and 200 IM at the WAC Championships...Advanced to the C final and finished 19th in 200 Back with a career-best prelim time of 2:03.72...Competed in 200 IM for first time at the WAC Championship with time of 2:13.83...Also swam a time trial in the 100 Back and recorded career-best time of 58:43...Totaled seven top-three finishes with one individual 100 Back title versus Northern Colorado.

High School: Three-year letter winner and team captain at The Independent School, one-year letter winner at North HS...Two time state champion in the 100 back...Also a state runner-up in the 100 fly and placed fourth at regionals in 200 back...Three time first team All-State selection...Broke school records in 100 back, 100 fly, 200 IM, and 500 free...Independent School team was state runner-up in 2010 and 2011.

Personal: Brooke Ruthmarie Brittain was born April 7, 1994 in Wichita, Kans...Daughter of Bart and Lisa Brittain...Only child...Member of the Fellowship of Christian Students in high school...Hobbies include painting and being with friends.