2013-14 (Fr.): Head of the Colorado: Was part of a crew (Metz, Severson, Daly, Klein) that placed second in the Novice 4+ ... Head of the Oklahoma: Was part of a Novice 8+ team (O'Connell, Moody, Heyman, Severson, Daly, Kerrigan, Klein, Neppl) that placed first (15:38.309).
PREP: Attended Culver Academy ... Was named her school's Novice of the Year in 2011 and captained her crew team in 2012 and 2013 ... 2013: Indiana/Kentucky State Champion in the Varsity 4x and 2x, Midwest Scholastic Champion in varsity 4x and ninth place in the varsity 4x at the Scholastic Nationals ... 2012: Indiana/Kentucky State Champion in the varsity 8+ and junior 4x and Midwest Scholastic Champion in junior 4x ... 2011: Indiana/Kentucky State Champion in novice 8+ and Midwest Scholastic Champion in Novice 8+ and third varsity 8+ ... Also lettered in track (2), volleyball (1) and ice hockey (3) ... Was an Academic All-State selection in ice hockey ... Made the principal's list, honor roll, Silver A and was an Academic All-Star.
PERSONAL: Full name is Brittany Lauren Courteau ... Born on October 2, 1994 in Grand Rapids, Mich. ... Daughter of Tonya and Steve Courteau ... Has three brothers, Quinton, Lawton and Peyton ... Chose SMU because of the campus, team and the school's history ... Has an anticipated major of pre-med or business ... Lists her favorite athletes as Evengi Malkin, Ndamukong Suh and Carol Brown ... Would like to row at the Henley Regatta ... Enjoys working out, traveling, photography, drawing, cooking and learning new languages.