Women's Swimming & Diving

Brenda Shanahan

Brenda Shanahan

  • Year:
    Sr.
  • Hometown:
    San Ramon, Calif.
  • High School:
    Cal High
  • Events:
    Freestyle/Backstroke

Academic Major/Minor:
English / French

Career Highlights:

Whittier College
Capped her Junior year with 17th place in the 200 IM and 18th in the 100 FR at SCIACs… Swam a lifetime best in the 100 BK (1:01.57) at SCIACs… Finished the season ranked in the Top-10 in five events, including #4 all-time in the 200 IM.  Her junior year she was voted Most Improved and won the award "Most Likely to Show Up to Practice"  

Why Whittier College:
I wanted the opportunity to swim collegiately

Personal:
Parents: Richard and Nahoko Shanahan
Hometown:
San Ramon, Calif.
Previous School:
California High School
Hobbies:
Going to the Beach, Traveling, and Going to Raves
Admired Athlete:
Ryan Lochte (I too would like a reality show on TV)