9 Brittany Percin
9 Brittany Percin
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Lake Tahoe, Calif.
High School: Stanford Online
Position: UTL

All-SCIAC 200 Butterfly (2016-17)
All-America Honorable Mention (2015-16)
Francis W. Davis Female Athlete of the Year (2015-16)
Female Frosh of the Year (2015-16)
2x All-SCIAC First Team - Swimming & Diving (2015-16)
SCIAC All-Academic Team (2015-16)


Swimming and Diving
Finished third in the 200 Fly at the SCIAC Championships...Set two relay records on the competition's first day.

Top Times

  • 50 Free: 25.03
  • 100 Free: 53.29 (school record)
  • 200 Free: 1:54.36
  • 500 Free: 5:12.72
  • 100 Fly: 1:00.51
  • 200 Fly: 2:08.16
  • 200 IM: 2:23.77

Water Polo
Team Ranks

  • 1st Goals (46)
  • 1st Field Blocks (10)
  • 1st Steals (57)
  • 1st Drawn Exclusions (28)


Swimming and Diving
Set seven individual program records. Won the First women's swimming SCIAC title in program history in the 200 free.

Water Polo
Team Ranks

  • 1st Goals (52)
  • 2nd Steals (49)
  • 1st Field Blocks (16)
  • 51/74 Springs


Research and STEM activities
Worked on genetic identification of sagebrush in Dr. Howard's lab at UNR...Has done various extracurricular projects including cooking rocket fuel and building potato cannons.

Prior to Caltech
A USA Water Polo Scholastic All-American...Led team to ninth-place finish at the National Junior Olympics...Northern Nevada Interscholastic Athletic Association Swimmer of the Year...Qualified for Sectionals...Placed in the top 3 at Far Westerns...Swam 10.5 miles across Lake Tahoe...A Malone Scholar...Won the Space Science for Schools Essay Competition...Scored perfect 5s on the AP Physics C and AP Calculus BC exams...Scored a perfect 800 on the Math section of the SAT.

Born in Truckee, Calif....Daughter of Mark and Lydia...Has one younger brother, Sean.