2008 - Sophomore
Competed at the NCAA Championships as part of the Crimson Tide's 20th place 200 freestyle relay ... Swam the third leg on Alabama's school record setting 200 freestyle relay, 1:30.81, at the Alabama Invitational in December ... Competed in the 50 and 100 freestyles at the SEC Championships as well as the 200 and 400 freestyle relays... Posted a career best 23.55 in the 50 freestyle at the SEC Championships ... Turned in a career-best time of 51.24 in the 100 freestyle leading off the Tide's 400 freestyle relay at the SEC Championships ... Earned Dean's List honors for the fall and spring semesters ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Earned the Tide's Deborah Hobart Perseverance, Determination and Spirit award.
Earned the Tide's "Angelika Knipping Most Valuable Newcomer" and "Kim Nicholson Most Improved" awards ... Competed in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyles at the SEC Championships ... Posted a career best 24.01 in the 50 freestyle and 52.09 in the 100 freestyle at the SEC Championships ... Earned Dean's List honors for the fall and spring semesters ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll
A member of the Dunlap Dolphins swim team and was the 2005 MVP ... A 2004 and 2005 All-American as well as All-State in 2005 as a freestyler at Notre Dame High School ... Four-time team MVP and a 12-time All-Conference performer ... 2004 and 2005 Team captain at Notre Dame HS ... Led team to undefeated seasons in 2004 and 2005 including conference championships in both seasons ... Led team to sectional championship in 2003 and 2004 ... Set school records in five events during the 2005 season ... National Honor Society, French Club and a student ambassador at NDHS
Full name: Brooke Beckmann Baldi ... Daughter of Steven and Theresa Baldi ... Has a brother, Blake and two sisters, Natalie and Elizabeth ... Pre-med major ... Born April 24, 1988
50 freestyle- 23.55
100 freestyle- 51.24