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Kaki Christensen

Breast
Position
Freshman
Class
Darien, Conn.
Hometown
Darien
High School

Career-Best Times
50 Free:
24.20
100 Breast: 1:00.00
200 Breast: 2:08.42
200 IM: 1:59.58

2018-19
• Advanced to the NCAA Championships in the 100 and 200-yard breaststroke, and 200-yard individual medley 
• Ranks second in the 200-yard breaststroke and fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke in UVA history
• Won the consolation finals at the ACC Championships in the 200-yard breaststroke in addition to finishing 12th in the 100-yard breaststroke, 21st in the 200-yard individual medley 
• Captured a career-best time in the 200-yard breaststroke and 200-yard individual medley at the ACC Championships 
• Represented the Cavaliers at the SMU Classic
• VaSID First-team All-State Team 

Background
• Placed 13th in the 50-meter breast, 27th in the 100-meter breast and 25th in the 200-meter breast at the 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships
• Named Connecticut’s 2017 Female Athlete of the Year
• Finished fourth at the Junior Nationals in the 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke
• High school record holder in the 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard individual medley and 200-yard freestyle relay
• Set the state record in the 200-yard breaststroke
• Selected as an All-State and All-American honoree
• Swam for Chelsea Piers Aquatic Club

Personal 
• Daughter of Sarah Christensen and Bob Christensen
• Has three brothers, Lee, Charlie and Teddy, and one sister, Lily
• Dad, Bob, swam for Princeton
• Sister, Lily, competed in hockey at Miami, while brother, Lee, was a diver at Duke