Karen Brasier
Karen  Brasier


Galveston, Texas

High School:




2005-06: Solid in the butterfly, swimming in the shadow of former All-American Ann Degenstein...finished sixth and 15th, respectively, in the 100m (55.93) and 200m butterfly (2:07.44) at the BIG EAST Championships ...posted a personal-best 2:03.85 in the 200 fly at the Miami Invitational...just 0.6 seconds shy of the NCAA `B' cut in the 100 fly...won seven individual titles, including the 100m and 200m free against Western Kentucky.

2004-05: Finished sixth in the 100 fly and eighth in the 200 fly at the C-USA Championships... part of four relay teams at the C-USA Championships...captured the 100 fly and 200 free crowns in dual meet against Wright State...swam a personal-best 52.50 in the 100 freestyle at C-USA...Topcat Scholar.

2003-04: Set a personal-best in the 100 butterfly in the preliminaries of the C-USA Championships with a 56.83...part of relay teams that finished fifth (200 free) and second (800 free) at confrerence meet.

High School: Lettered four years in swimming, water polo, cross country and track at Ball High School... earned All-American honors in the 100 fly.

Personal: Born June 17, 1985... daughter of Allan and Anne Brasier... mother swam for Purdue... majoring in architecture.