Iris Brand
Iris  Brand

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Pleasanton, Calif.

High School:
Amador Valley HS '15

Last College:
Wisconsin

Height:
5-8

Event:
Free/Breast

Major:
Environmental Policy Analysis & Planning


02/21/2018

Aggies collect All-MPSF honors

A total of 10 UC Davis swimmers and divers earned all-conference accolades as announced by the league on Wednesday.

02/17/2018

Aggies finish third at MPSF Championships

UC Davis jumped from fifth place to third place during the final day of competition at the 2018 MPSF championships.

02/17/2018

Laughlin defends two titles as UC Davis holds fifth at MPSF

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.

02/15/2018

Aggies hold fifth after day two at MPSF

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.

02/14/2018

UC Davis T-5th after day one at MPSF Championships

The Aggies finished fifth in the 200 medley relay and sixth in the 800 free relay.

2016-17: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION SECOND TEAM in the 200 IM, 100 breast, and 200 back... Finished eighth in a career-best time of 1:03.69 in the prelims of 100 breast at the conference championships, eventually finishing eighth with a finals time of 1:04.53... Posted a career-best time of 2:02.40 in the prelims of the 200 back and en route to an eighth-place finish in the finals, and ranked seventh on the school's all-time list in the event at the end of the season... Finished seventh in the prelims of the 200 IM with a career-best time of 2:03.68 -- the ninth-fastest time in the event in school history -- eventually touching in sixth place in the finals... Also posted a career-best 1:00.65 to finish seventh in the 100 back in a dual against MPSF rival BYU on Oct. 28.

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.

PERSONAL
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

EVENT TIME DATE MEET
50 Free 23.62 2/18/16 MPSF Championships
100 Free 50.97 2/20/16 MPSF Championships
200 Free
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