Holds the second-best time in the 200 backstroke and the fifth-best time in the 100 backstroke in school history.
Chosen as the recipient of the UGA Athletic Association's Women's Swimming and Diving Endowed Scholarship.
Finished ninth in the 200 backstroke in the NCAA Championships.
Competed in the 100 backstroke and the 500 freestyle at the NCAAs.
Came in fifth in the 500 freestyle and the 200 backstroke and sixth in the 100 backstroke at the SEC Championships, helping the Lady Bulldogs win their third straight title.
Named to the Dean's List and the Athletic Director's Honor Roll following the Fall and Spring Semesters.
Named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.
Named the recipient of the Carl and Barbara Parks Endowed Scholarship.
Qualified for the 2012 Olympic Trials in the 200 and 400 freestyle and the 100 and 200 backstroke.
Placed seventh in the 200 backstroke at the NCAAs.
Finished third in the 200 backstroke, fourth in the 100 backstroke and seventh in the 500 freestyle in helping the Lady Bulldogs win the SEC Championship.
Named to the 2011 Spring Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Named to the 2010-11 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.
Came in fourth in the 200 backstroke in helping the Lady Bulldogs win the SEC title.
Competed in the 500 freestyle, the 100 backstroke and the 200 backstroke at the NCAAs.
Named to the Fall 2009 Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Named to the 2010 Southeastern Conference Freshmen Academic Honor Roll.
Graduated from Alan C. Pope High School with honors.
Swam for Yit Aun Lim on the Marietta Marlins.
Was the high school state champion in 2009 in the 500 freestyle.
Named an Academic All-American for four years with a 4.0 GPA.
Named First-Team All-State three times (2007-09).
Selected as High School MVP for three years and as the team captain.
Won Short Course Senior State High Point honors in 2008.
Qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials in 2008 in the 100 backstroke, the 200 backstroke, the 200 freestyle and the 200 individual medley.
Finished fourth in the 200 backstroke at the 2008 Junior Nationals.
Born February 5, 1991.
Daughter of Perry and Loretta Gaid.
Majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.
Collegiate Personal Bests:
500 Freestyle 4:40.45 11 NCAA Championships
100 Backstroke 53.02 11 SEC Championships
200 Backstroke 1:52.75 11 NCAA Championships