NAME: Sharli Brady
SCHOOL: Cooper High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2014
HEIGHT: 5'8"-145 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Burlington, Ky.
PARENTS: Ernie & Connie
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My mom."
FUTURE GOAL: 4th state title, NCAA cuts, Olympic Trial cuts, swim on NCAA championship team
Cooper's All-American, Sharli Brady, is one of the area's elite swimmers, holding numerous school, regional and state swimming records. Entering her senior season, Sharli had already won three Kentucky state championships and five individual regional championships.
Sharli is the two-time defending Kentucky state champion in the 200 IM. She was the state champ in the 500 freestyle as a sophomore, with a state-record time of 4:47.56. She has earned many honors in her career, including being named first team all-state twice and Enquirer's NKY Swimmer of the Year. She also swims for the Northern Kentucky Clippers and has competed on the USA junior and senior national teams and was an Olympic Trials competitor.
Active in community service, Sharli is a National Honor Society student and an Academic All-American. She has committed to swim at the University of Missouri. Her favorite athlete is Michael Phelps and favorite entertainer is Beyoncé.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Sharli is both committed and dedicated to swimming and school. She sets goals and every day through hard work she works toward her goals."
— Lisa Harkrader,Swimming Coach
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