Appeared in one game last season and recorded a dig ... sat out the entire 2004 season while rehabilitating a knee injury ... appeared in four games during the 2005 season and recorded three kills in six attempts with two errors for a .167 attacking percentage with a block assist and a dig.
Named MVP, All-Lake County and North Suburban Conference first team as a senior at Lake Forest High under coach Jay Hoffmann ... also was twice named to the North Suburban Conference All-Academic team ... also played center for the LFHS basketball team and shortstop for the softball team ... named Illinois State Scholar and won the award for Illinois Best Poetry and Prose in 2002-03 ... "Although I'm disappointed that we will not have Brittney competing this fall due to a knee injury, I am confident that she will recover and be the impact player that she is," Coronel said. "More importantly, Brittney is an outstanding individual who aspires to be great. I have no doubt she will achieve her goals."
Born August 13, 1986, in Lake Bluff, Illinois ... full name is Brittney Anne Retzinger ... daughter of Richard and Julie Retzinger ... has one younger brother, Ricky (17) ... enjoys equestrian sports ... Major: business.