AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016-17
CollegeSwimming.com Preseason All-PCSC (500 free) ... Competed in all 11 meets, including first PCSC Championships ... Made college debut in opener at San Diego State (10/14), producing pair of second-place finishes in 1000 (10:20.40) and 500 (5:03.40), both NCAA B cuts, with 1000 mark already No. 10 all-time at UCSD ... Lone individual event winner for Triton women at Division I rival UC Santa Barbara (11/5), in 500 free (5:02.15 B).
Swam for Irvine Novaquatics throughout high school.
A 2016 graduate of Tesoro High School in Las Flores ... Helped guide Titans to three straight South Coast League (SCL) titles from 2014-16 ... SCL champion in 500 free as a senior ... Part of school-record 200 medley relay in 2014, and 200 free and 400 free relays in 2016 ... 2014 Scholastic All-American .. Graduated with 4.15 GPA ... Part of Superintendent's Honor Roll all four years.
Born July 8 in Newport Beach ... Parents are Rick and Monica Brotherton ... Father swam at Long Beach State and mother attended UC Irvine ... Has a younger brother named Wyatt and a younger sister named Ella ... Environmental systems (environmental policy) major at Sixth College ... Aspires to find a job after graduating from UC San Diego that brings awareness to the environment and protects it from future threats ... Favorite swimming and UCSD memories include cheering teammates on at meets and laughing and having fun with teammates at practices and competitions ... Enjoys going to the beach, reading, shopping and watching movies ... Favorite athlete is U.S. Olympian and swim team captain Elizabeth Beisel ... Top movie is The Little Mermaid ... Listens to Chance the Rapper, Thomas Rhett, The Killers and John Mayer ... Loves strawberries ... Collects seashells.