Key member of Cal's 2011 national team title at NCAAs, swam on Cal's winning 200-yard freestyle relay and 200-yard medley relay.
Also at 2011 NCAAs, claimed honorable mention All-America honors in the 100 butterfly (14th in 53.18) and 100 backstroke (15th in 53.64).
At 2011 Pac-10s, placed sixth in the 100 back (52.64) and fifth in the 100 fly (52.57).
Made a big splash in her first year (2009-10) as a Golden Bear, earning All-America honors after leading off Cal's fourth-place 200-yard medley relay (1:37.64) and seventh-place 400-yard medley relay (3:33.88) at the NCAA Championships.
She posted Cal's fastest 100-yard backstroke of the season with a PR and NCAA B time of 53.30 in a ninth-place finish at the Pac-10 Championships...also clocked an NCAA B time of 49.95 in the 100 free.
NOTRE DAME SUCCESS
A transfer to Cal, Fotsch excelled as a freshman for the Irish.
Led off the winning 200-yard medley relay, which set a school-record 1:39.61, at the 2009 Big East Championships.
Later led off the 200-medley relay that set a new Irish record of 1:39.29 in a last-chance qualifying meet at Purdue.
2008 U.S. OLYMPIC TRIALS
Competed in the 100-meter butterfly.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB SUCCESS
Captain of her Palo Alto High School team her junior and senior seasons.
High school teammate of Cal teammate Liv Jensen was a five-time All-American at Paly.
Set Central Coast Section (CCS) records to win the 100-yard back (53.96) and 100 fly (54.13) titles in 2008.
Swam for Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (PASA).
Majoring in American studies.
2008 National Club Swimming Association (NCSA) junior national champion and record holder in the 50-meter fly (24.42).
WHY I CHOSE CAL
"I chose Cal because it provides great opportunities academically and I have both encouragement and complete support from my coaches and teammates."