2005-06 (Junior): Was a member of the Big 12 Championship team... Recorded personal bests in the 100 breast (1:08.36), the 200 breast (2:31.14) and the 50 free at the conference championships.
2004-05 (Sophomore): Set a career best time in the 100 breast against Iowa State with a time of 1:09.41... Earned a season best time in the 200 breast against Iowa State with a time of 2:35.09.
2003-04 (Freshman): Recorded career best times in the 100 breast (1:11.84) and 200 individual medley (2:24.05) during the season... Was sidelined during most of the 2003-04 season with mononucleosis.
High School (Mercer Island): Finished second at the state meet in the 200 medley relay in 2002-03... Finished eighth place at states in the 100 breast 2002-03... Placed fifth at the state meet in the 100 breast in 2001-02... Member of the district championship team in 2002-03... Her team finished second at the Washington state competition in 2002-03 and third in 2001-02... Her team won the conference championship from 2000-02... Was the first recipient of the Brett Storie Scholarship in 2003... Captain of the swimming team during the 2002-03 season.
Personal: Born July 1, 1985 in Seattle, Wash... Parents are Dale and Joan Tilson... Uncle, Wayne, and aunt, Lori, attended Kansas... English and journalism major.