In addition to being the last meet of the regular season, the competition will also be Alabama's Power of Pink meet to help raise awareness in the fight against breast cancer and the Tide will honor it seniors with a pre-meet ceremony
The 2015 Women's NCAA Championships get underway Thursday in Greensboro, N.C.
Alabama Highlights: 2016 – Senior: Named team captain for the 2015-16 season … scored at the home meet against Georgia Tech in the 200 backstroke, taking fourth, as well as the 200 medley relay, 200 butterfly and 100 butterfly, taking fifth in all three … scored at the home meet against Tennessee in the 400-meter freestyle relay, taking second, 100m backstroke, taking third, and 400m medley relay and 200m backstroke, taking fifth in both … also competed in the 100m and 200m butterfly against Tennessee … finaled at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational in the 200 backstroke, taking seventh … scored in the 100 butterfly, taking 14th, 100 backstroke, taking 15th and 200 butterfly, taking 12th at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational … also competed in the 200, 400 and 800 freestyle relays, 400 and 200 medley relays, and 50 freestyle at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational … scored at South Carolina in the 100 backstroke, taking second, 100 butterfly, taking fourth, and the 400 medley and 400 freestyle relays, taking third in both … scored at the home meet against Auburn in the 100 backstroke and 100 freestyle, taking fourth and fifth, respectively … also competed in the 200 medley relay and 100 butterfly against Auburn … scored at the opening meet at Delta State University in the 400 medley relay and 100 butterfly, taking third in both, 200 backstroke, taking fourth, and in the 200 butterfly, taking fifth.
2015 - Junior: Competed as part of the Tide’s 200 medley relay at the NCAA Championships … posted a career-best times in the 100 backstroke (53.96) and 100 butterfly (53.75) at the Bulldog Invite … scored in the 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships, taking 24th with a career-best 1:59.54 … also competed in the 200 backstroke as well as the 100 and 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships … ranked second in the 200 backstroke and fourth in the 100 backstroke and sixth in the 100 butterfly and eighth in the 200 butterfly all-time at Alabama … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … First Team CSCAA Scholar All-American.
2014 - Sophomore: Scored in the 200 backstroke at the SEC Championships, taking 16th place … broke the 18-year old school record in the 200 backstroke with a 1:56.03 … first UA woman under 1:57 in the 200 backstroke … posted career-best marks in the 200 freestyle and 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships with times of 1:49.44 and 2:01.14, respectively … ranks eighth all-time at Alabama in the 200 freestyle … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … honorable mention CSCAA Scholar All-American … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 GPA or better) for the spring semester.
2013 - Freshman: Won the 100 freestyle against Delta State ... posted career-best times at the SEC Championships of 51.00 and 1:49.69 in the 100 freestyle and 200 freestyle, respectively … also competed in the 500 freestyle at the SEC Championships … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 or better GPA) for the fall semester … CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-American.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Matt Lee at Munster Swim Club ... high school All-American in the 100 backstroke, 100 butterfly and 100 freestyle ... earned All-State honors in the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke ... Munster MVP all four years ... swam the 100 butterfly, backstroke and freestyle at the 2009 USA Senior National Championships ... competed in the 100 butterfly, backstroke and freestyle at the 2010 USA Junior National Championships ... competed in the 100 butterfly as well as the 100 and 200 backstroke at the 2011 USA Junior National Championships.
Personal Information: Full name: Brittany Lynn Gilbert ... daughter of Lori and Mike Gilbert ... sisters, Aubry and Caitlyn ... communication studies major... born October 26, 1993.