Emily Foster
Emily Foster
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: Dos Pueblos HS
Previous College: Santa Barbara (Calif.) City College/Northern Colorado
Position: Breast/Free
Major: Psychology/Nursing
Club: Santa Barbara Swim Club

Previous School (Santa Barbara City College): All-American in both the 800 free relay and 400 medley relay for the Santa Barbara City College Vaqueros, who completed their first season in 2014 … Swam for coach Chuckie Roth … Served as team captain … Finished fifth in the 100 breaststroke (1:09.81) and sixth in the 100 freestyle (56.75) at the Western State Conference Championships, helping the team to a third place finish amongst 10 teams … Also swam a 57.42 split on the team’s fourth place 400 free relay team that finished in 3:46.43 … Swam the opening leg on the Vaqueros’ eighth place 800 free relay team at the California Community College Athletic Association State Championships … Also swam the second leg on the team’s consolation championship (9th place) team in the 200 medley relay helping the team to finish 12th amongst 35 teams … Had best times of 1:07.50 (100 fly), 31.63 (50 breast), 1:09.4 (100 breast), 26.82 (50 free), 2:04.2 (200 free), and 2:20.9 (200 IM) throughout the season.

Previous School (Northern Colorado): Swam at NCAA Division I University of Northern Colorado in 2011-12 … Competed in the 100 and 200 yard breaststrokes at two meets.

High School: 4-year varsity swimmer for the Dos Pueblos HS Chargers in Goleta, California … Was a CIF Southern Section Qualifier in the 100 breaststroke in 2008 ... Also qualified for the Channel League finals in the 200 IM as a junior ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and was a California Scholastic Federation member for four seasons … Also ran cross country for the Chargers.

Club: Swam for the Santa Barbara Swim Club where she qualified for the Grand Prix in March, 2010.

Personal: Daughter of Ed and Chris Foster, who were both gymnasts at UC-Santa Barbara … Birthday is March 7 … Plans to major in psychology or nursing … Aspires to be an emergency room or pediatric nurse … Enjoys surfing and stand-up paddleboarding.