Brittany Byrd
Brittany Byrd

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dayton, Ohio

High School:
Vandalia-Butler

Event:
Back, IM

Birthdate:
09/04/1985

2007-08: Placed fifth in the 100-yard backstroke and fourth in the 200-yard backstroke against Northern Iowa ... placed fourth in the 200-yard individual medley (IM) against Lindenwood ... took fifth in the 200-yard backstroke against Evansville ... finished third in the 200-yard backstroke and the 200-yard IM in a double-dual meet against Butler and Youngstown State ... recorded a fifth-place finish in the 200-yard backstroke against Illinois ... competed in the 100-yard backstroke, the 200-yard backstroke and the 400-yard IM at the Zippy Invitational ... tallied a sixth-place finish in the 200-yard backstroke against Ball State ... took sixth in the 100-yard backstroke against Green Bay ... finished the season with a 21st-place in the 100-yard backstroke and competed in the 200-yard backstroke at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships.

2006-07: Finished 24th in the 400-yard individual medley (IM) at the Akron Invitational ... placed third in the 200-yard backstroke and sixth in the 100-yard backstroke in a double-dual meet against UW-Green Bay and Youngstown State ... ended the season with a ninth-place finish in the 200-yard backstroke, an 11th-place tally in the 400-yard IM and a 16th-place finish in the 100-yard backstroke at the State Farm MVC Championships.

2005-06: Placed fourth in the 200-yard IM against Northern Iowa ... also competed against Western Illinois, Illinois, Illinois-Chicago, Ball State, Purdue and UW-Green Bay ... participated in the Bill Ritter Invitational.

2004-05: Finished second in the 100-yard backstroke at Northern Iowa ... had personal-best times in 200-yard IM and 100-yard backstroke at the State Farm MVC Championship.

Butler: Four-year varsity letterwinner ... team MVP senior year ... school record-holder in six individual events and four relays ... named all-conference special mention and second team all-conference senior year ... honorable mention all-conference junior year ... district qualifier junior and senior year.

Personal: Born 9-4-85 ... daughter of Ron and Brenda Byrd ... majoring in marketing ... member of AFNI Athletics Honor Roll in fall 2006.