UC Davis heads to Southern California for conference championships in search of its third title in four seasons
Final tune-ups for UC Davis prior to MPSF Championships
Swimmers head to Pacific for MPSF opener before joining divers in Bakersfield
Freshman Hilvy Cheung also meets NCAA 'B' standard in 100 fly
2008-09: Advanced to finals in 200 and 500 free and 100 free consolation finals at Big West Championships... Best finish was 5th in the 200 free with a time of 1:51.29, which ranks 4th on the Aggies' all-time list... Set school record in 500 free with a time of 4:58.86 at Big West Championships... Other finish was 13th in the 100 free... Prelim time of 52.19 in 100 free ranks 9th all-time... Swam second leg on BIG WEST CHAMPION 800 free relay that set a school record in 7:20.23... Swam third leg on second-place 400 free relay team that set school record of 3:24.11... Won a total of five individual events during dual season... Member of four winning relays in dual season as well.
2007-08: Advanced to finals in three freestyle events at Big West Conference Championships for total of 42.0 points... Placed 2nd in 1,000 free with school-record 10:12.78... Also took 6th in 500 (4:59.95) and 7th in 200 free (1:52.25 prelim)... Moved into 7th in school's all-time 200 free list with that mark... Also member of 5th-place 800 free relay team... Briefly tied Michelle Jennings' school 500 free record of 4:59.82 at Husky Invite, a record broke later in the season... Won 200 free four times throughout the season, including two wins at UC Irvine Shootout.
TORREY PINES HS '07: Won three straight San Diego Section Div. I titles in 200 free... Added 100 free CIF-SDS championship in 2007, after placing 3rd and 2nd during her two previous seasons... Earned All-America honors in the 200 medley, 400 free and 200 free relays... Twice captured team's Most Valuable Player award... Captured three CIF Sportsmanship nods.
PERSONAL: Born in San Diego, Calif.... Majoring in exercise biology... Parents are Thomas & Petra Hermann... Older sister, Stephanie, was a swimmer at Cal... Plans on career in physical therapy... Speaks German fluently.