Swimmers complete opening day at Arena Invitational
SAN DIEGO STATE 2010-11
Competed in the sprint free (50, 100) events, the butterfly and both free and medley races ... Top time of 24.60 in the 50 free came at the Arena invitational in Long Beach on Nov. 19 ... ... Top mark in the 100 free during the season was 56.28 on two occasions ... Went 57.25 in the 100 butterfly at the Arena Invitational, her best time of the season ... Also recorded her top time of the 2010-11 campaign in the 200 fly (2:09.74) at that same meet ... Was a member of the 800 free relay team that recorded the seventh-fastest time ever at the Aztec Aquaplex during the double dual against Tulane and Northern Colorado on Jan. 7.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2009-10
A team captain for the 2010-11 season ... Competed primarily in the 100 and 200 butterfly along with the 200 freestyle ... Also swam in the 400 free relay on eight occasions ... Recorded a time of 57.04 in the 100 fly at the Toshiba Classic, a mark that ranks eighth-best all-time in the SDSU record book ... Was one the 400 IM relay squad that turned in the team's third-fastest time of the season ... Served as one of two team captains in her second season as an Aztec ... Member of the Mountain West Conference All-Academic team.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2008-09
Swam in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle events during the 2008-09 season ... Finished second in the 200 butterfly in the dual meet against University of San Diego and also captured third in the 200 fly at that same event ... Recorded her best times in both the 100 and 200 butterfly at the conference championship meet in Oklahoma City in late February ... Her top times in each fly event ranked as the fourth-best on the squad ... Was named the team's "Top Recruiter" for her efforts in assisting with potential new swimmers during their campus visits.
Earned four varsity letters at Reno High School under head coach Pete Schouweiler ... Helped the Huskies to the Nevada state championships in 2008 ... Was a first-team all-region selection in the 50 free and 100 butterfly as a senior.
Shannon Katherine Bray was born Nov. 26, 1989, in Reno, Nev. ... Daughter of Kathy and Timothy Bray ... Brother, Brendon, was a swimmer at the University of Washington and is currently the assistant coach at SDSU ... Lists Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte as her favorite athletes ... Majoring in child and family development at San Diego State looking forward to a career as a child psychologist..