Competed as a varsity swimmers for four seasons at Brighton high School under Coach Todd Etherington ... Was ranked as the No. 1 swimmer in the state of Utah as a senior by CollegeSwimming.com ... Was named a NISCA Girls High School All-American in 2011 in the 200 and 500 free plus the 200 individual medley ... Garnered that same honor in the 200 free as a junior in 2010 ... Won the 2010 state championships in the 200 free, 500 free and 200 medley relay as she led her team to the state title ... An Academic All-American as a senior ... State and school record holder in the 200 and 500 free as well as the 200 IM ... Team captain ... Top times include 1:50.32 in the 200 free, 4:56.53 in the 500 free, 2:08.21 in the 200 individual medley and 4:26.81 in the 400 individual medley.
Competed as a member of the Cottonwood Heights Aquatic Team for five years where she is coached by Todd Etherington.
Amanda Ann Barrett was born July 16, 1993, in Salt Lake City, Utah ... Daughter of Malina and Todd Barrett ... Enjoys reading and cooking ... Favorite athlete is swimmer Ryan Lochte ... Was also recruited by Brigham Young and Missouri ... Majoring in biology at San Diego State.