|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
Rising sophomore who projects to be featured more prominently in the breaststroke events, per the staff.
2016-17: Contributed in the breaststroke and individual medley events with top showing coming via a 15th-place effort in the 200 breast at the NCAC Championships … Finished 24th overall in the 200 IM with time of 2:27.88 at the conference meet, and was 24th in the 100 breast with time of 1:16.36.
Prior to Wooster: Earned two varsity letters for Lennel Wylie at Helix Charter High School.
Personal: Born Oct. 30, 1998 … Daughter of Michael and Linda Balon … Majoring in psychology.