AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-12
Swam in four events for the Tritons at the Pacific Collegiate Swimming Conference (PCSC) Championships, including a 22nd-place finish in the 400 IM (4:35.69) ... Placed 26th overall during the preliminaries of both the 200 IM (2:10.80) and 500 free (5:10.70) as well as the finals of the 1650 free (17:55.21).
Competed with Swim Pasadena from 2007-11 ... Won a 200 fly title at Junior Olympics.
A 2011 graduate of John Marshall High School in Los Angeles ... Won a Los Angeles City CIF title in the 100 breast as a senior (2011) ... Section champion in the 200 IM and 500 free from 2008-10 ... Posted personal-best times of 2:08.13 in the 200 IM, 4:30.64 in the 400 IM and 17:31.18 in the 1650 free.
Born Sept. 28, 1993 in Federal Way, Wash. ... Mother is Jean Choi ... Majoring in computer engineering at Warren College ... Skier Julia Mancuso is her most admired athlete ... Good Time by Owl City featuring Carly Rae Jepsen is on her iPod playlist ... Lists American speed skater J.R. Celski as a big influence ... Listens to country music ... Hobbies include sport stacking and scooter riding.