Jessica Mosbaugh wins 200 breaststroke with record-setting performance.
Pepperdine enters the final day of the conference championship in fourth place.
Waves in fourth after day two of conference championship.
Sydney Newman places second in 3-meter springboard to earn All-PCSC acclaim.
Pepperdine battles at the conference championship starting on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Copper Hills High School in 2013 ... Lettered in both swimming and water polo ... Utah 5A State Champion in the 50 and 100 freestyle as a senior ... Was runner up in both events at the state meet the year prior ... Two-time team captain ... Two-time team MVP ... High school-best marks in the 50 and 100 free set at 24.11 and 52.87, respectively ... Holds 11 Copper Hills High School records including the 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 500 free, 100 fly, 100 back, 100 breast, 200 IM, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay and 400 free relay ... Won a state title with the water polo team in 2012 ... All-tournament platinum bracket first team selection in water polo ... Member of the National Honor Society.
CLUB: Competed for several clubs included the Brea Glenbrook Swim Team, East Lake Eagle Rays, Kearns Youth Aquatic Team and most recently the Wasatch Front Fish Market (WFFM) ... 2013 Senior State 50 freestyle short course champion ... Also played for the Mountain Zone Water Polo club.
PERSONAL: Born in Burbank, Calif. ... Daughter of Benny Pataray and Annabelle Pataray ... Has three siblings, Justin, Francine and Joseph ... Plans to study sports medicine ... Chose Pepperdine because "I love the beautiful campus, location and safe atmosphere in addition to its reputation for academics, athletics and moral standards."
FAVORITES: Jackie Robinson (pro athlete) ... Their Eyes Were Watching God (book) ... Avatar: The Last Airbender (tv show) ... Baby back ribs (food) ... Maroon 5 (band) ... Los Angeles Dodgers (pro sports team) ... August Rush (movie) ... Water polo (sport other than swimming).