Brigita Burgess
Brigita Burgess
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Grimsley High School
Events: Diving

High School Diving Highlights:
1-meter diving: JO Zone Qualifier. Top-eight finisher at North Carolina High School Diving Championships.
3-meter diving: JO Zone Qualifier.

2017-2018 (First-year):
1-meter diving: Competed at the Ohio State Invitational.
3-meter diving: Competed at the Ohio State Invitational.

Before Yale:
National Honors Society Member. French Honors Society Member. Recipient of the Neese's Sausage Athletic Scholarship Award. Southeast Regional Qualifier for Gymnastics. Regional and Conference Qualifier for Varsity Track in the 4x400m. Fourth in the State Championships for Varsity Diving. Recipient of Academic Excellence with Highest Distinction award.

Why I Chose Yale:
I chose Yale because of all the amazing opportunities I will have here. As the only one of my family to have ever been accepted into an Ivy League, Yale is going to bring me so much excitement in the next four years.