A total of 10 UC Davis swimmers and divers earned all-conference accolades as announced by the league on Wednesday.
UC Davis jumped from fifth place to third place during the final day of competition at the 2018 MPSF championships.
Three Aggies advanced to championship finals while thirteen more earned second swims and dives during the third day of competition at the MPSF championships in Southern California.
After day two at the MPSF championships in Southern California, UC Davis currently stands in fifth place as a team, just seven points behind BYU.
The Aggies finished fifth in the 200 medley relay and sixth in the 800 free relay.
2015-16: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION SECOND TEAM in the 800 free relay, 200 free relay, 100 breast, and 400 free relay… Swam a leg of the school-record setting 200 free relay squad at the MPSF Championships (1:31.68), finishing third... Also helped the Aggies finish third in the 800 free relay (7:19.64) and second in the 400 free relay (3:21.27) at the conference championships... Made the championship final in the 100 breast (1:05.06), finishing seventh... Earned second swims in the 50 free (23.62) and 100 free (50.97) -- the latter ranking as the ninth-best time in the event in the program's history... Other top times included a 1:53.63 in the 200 free in a dual against UC Santa Barbara, a 2:05.64 in the 200 back and a 2:08.70 in the 200 IM in a dual against Pacific.
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
Signed with the Badgers out of high school, but did not compete during the fall before transferring to UC Davis.
AMADOR VALLEY HS '15
Was a 14-time NISCA All-American for the Dons, tying her sister, Kirsten, for the second highest total in school history... Finished third at the CIF North Coast Section Championships in the 50 free (23.56) and seventh in the 100 breast (1:02.67) as a senior... Earned All-America honors in the 50 free and 100 breast, as well as 200 medley and 400 free relays -- setting school records in both relays... Posted an 11th-place finish in the 50 free (23.71) at the CIF State Championships and a sixth-place finish in the 100 breast (1:03.32) in the same meet... CIF Section champion for the third straight year in the 50 free as a junior (23.28), while finishing second in the 100 free (50.29), helping her team to a fifth-place finish... Also earned section titles in the 50 (22.96) and 100 free (49.85) as a sophomore in 2013 and took home the East Bay Athletic League title in the 50 free (23.98) that same year... Posted U.S. Nationals qualifying times in the 50, 100, and 200 free (1:50.98) as a junior.
Parents are Simon and Ingrid Brand... Her sister, Kirsten, was a swimmer for the Aggies from 2013-17... Born in Son en Breugel, Netherlands... Competed with the Pleasanton Seahawks.
SELECTED TOP TIMES
|50 Free||23.62||2/18/16||MPSF Championships|
|100 Free||50.97||2/20/16||MPSF Championships|
||1:53.63||1/23/16||vs. UC Santa Barbara|
|100 Back||1:00.65||10/28/16||vs. BYU|
|200 Back||2:02.40||2/18/17||at MPSF Championships|
|100 Breast||1:03.69||2/17/17||at MPSF Championships|
|200 IM||2:03.68||2/16/17||at MPSF Championships|