Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Whitney Lopus
Whitney Lopus


Scottsdale, Ariz.

High School:
Desert Mountain HS

Last College:


Butterfly / IM

Why Arizona?: I came to Arizona because of the great team atmosphere. The interaction between the teamand the coaching staff is what makes Arizona so unique. There is a true sense of family and comradely that cannot be replicated anywhere else.

Philosophy on Life: Everything happens for a reason.

What are you looking forward to this 2009-2010 season?: I hope to help my team win the NCAA title.

Favorite Book: Twilight Series

What's on your iPod: Rap/hip-hop and lots of country

Favorite Quote: "Impossible is not a fact. It's an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It's a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing."

Favorite Food: Any form of potatoes

If you could choose any location in the world to swim, where would it be?: I would want to swim somewhere in theCaribbeanwith a bunch ofexoticfish.

Personal Bests:

100m fly- 1:00.20

200m fly- 2:11.83

100m free- 57.02

200m free- 2:01.38

500yd free- 4:42.47