Women's Swimming

Kristen Brennand
Kristen  Brennand


Burlingame, Calif.

High School:
Burlingame HS


Butterfly/IM/Sprint Freestyle



11 Lions Named All-PCSC, Four Earn PCSC Academic Honors

LMU was well-represented in the PCSC annual awards.


Magnuson, Calton Smash Two More Records, Lions Win 400 Free Relay

Two more LMU records fell on the final day of the PCSC Championships.


Calton Sets New LMU Program Record in 100 Fly

Kjirsten Magnuson won the 100 backstroke while Hannah Calton set a new standard in the 100 butterfly.


Record-Breaking Day Propels LMU Into Second

LMU swimming sits second after two days at the PCSC Championships.


Lions Shine in Alaska

LMU bested Alaska, 126-100, on Saturday afternoon.


Women's Swimming Swims Against Men's Basketball

The LMU swimming team swam against the LMU men's basketball in friendly competition.


Women's Swimming Intrasquad - September 28, 2013

This meet determined LMU's automatic travel squad for the upcoming Alaska - Fairbanks trip.

Kristen Brennand is in her third season with LMU swimming...

2013-14...continuing off of her freshman year success, Kristen kept climbing the ranks as one of the fastest sprint butterfly and 200 IM athletes in LMU history...she increased her rank from seventh to fifth in the 200 individual medley, dropping nearly two seconds (2:06.94)...she held her top-three status in the 100 butterfly (56.69)...earned multiple top-24 finishes at the MPSF Championships...adds to the academic success for the Lions earning MPSF All-Academic honors...acted as the team's social media correspondent...

2012-13... had an impressive first year representing the Lions in the butterfly and individual medley events... was an integral member of the school record-breaking 400 Medley Relay (3:46.07) which placed sixth at the MPSF Championships... the second-fastest woman in LMU history in the 100 butterfly (56.69) and the seventh-fastest woman in LMU history in the 200 IM (2:08.86)... individual accomplishments include placing 18th in the 100 butterfly and 24th in the 200IM at the MPSF Championships...

A 2012 graduate of Burlingame High School in Burlingame, Calif... a four-year varsity letterwinner under coach Chris Culp... named team captain as a junior... garnered All-League recognition and named Team MVP in all four seasons... earned All-America honors in her final two years of competition... took home PAL Swimmer of the Meet as a freshman...

Kristen Michele Brennand was born on December 1, 1993 in San Francisco, Calif... parents are Sandra and Christopher Brennand... father played baseball and football at Princeton... has one brother, Chip, and one sister, Alexandra... considered University of Redlands and Whitman College, but chose LMU because it was the right fit for her academically and based on location... an English major.

Best Collegiate Times
50 Freestyle 24.83 2/20/13
100 Freestyle
53.21 11/15/12
200 Freestyle
1:56.01 11/03/12
100 Backstroke
1:03.29 10/13/12
100 Breaststroke
1:11.53 10/13/12
200 Breaststroke
2:33.55 10/18/14
100 Butterfly 56.69 02/20/13
200 Butterfly 2:11.62 11/21/13
200 Individual Medley 2:06.94 02/19/14
400 Individual Medley 4:41.06 10/26/12


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