Made her collegiate debut at Southwestern during the season-opening meet... Won the 50-yard freestyle event with a time of 25.71... Also swam the second leg of the Cougars' winning 200-yard freestyle relay team that posted a time of 1:45.39 against the Pirates... Earned third-place finishes in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle during a tri-meet against host Florida International and Indian River Community College... Member of the winning 500-yard freestyle relay team during the Cougars' sweep of Stony Brook, Puget Sound and St. Cloud State at the Hawai'i Relay Meet... Member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay team which posted a time of 1:40.38 at No. 12 SMU... Won the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.20 and finished first in the 100-yard freestyle with a clocking of 55.07... Set a career- and UH-season-best with a clocking of 24.16 in the 50-yard freestyle during the Conference USA Championship.
Letterwinner for head coach Kathy Jobe at Wakefield High... Named team captain and was an All-Conference performer during her prep career... Captured the 50-yard freestyle at the conference meet... Member of the National Honor Society, Pride and Hype Club and National Achievers Society... Assisted in activities with the Salsa Club, Dance Club and Boys and Girls Club.
Full name is Brittany Monet Copeland... Born June 5, 1989, in Montclair, N.J... Daughter of Penelope and Rick Copeland... Majoring in psychology... Also was recruited by New York, Florida A&M and Toledo.