Has shown improvement each season of his career ... Coming off his best season in 2007, posting all best times.
At ECU: Two-year letterman ... Honor Roll student. Before ECU: Earned conference swimmer-of-the-year honors as a high school senior ... Swam locally for former ECU swimmer Steve Hopkinson at YMCA New Bern ... YMCA National Qualifier.
Personal: Born April 11, 1987 ... Son of Don and Deborah Brinkley ... Brother of former ECU swimmer, Justin Brinkley.
Top Collegiate Times: 100 Breast - 1:00.79; 200 Breast - 2:14.87