Kristen O'Connor
Kristen O'Connor

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gurnee, Ill.

High School:
Warren Twp.

Event:
Free


11/09/2012

Michigan State Swimming and Diving Take Home Dual Victories

Spartans women defeat GVSU 189-108, men win 167.5-132.5

01/20/2012

Spartan Women Fall in Final Home Meet of the Season to OSU

Nine seniors swam in their final meet at McCaffree Pool on Friday night.

12/04/2011

Spartans Improve at Day 2 of OSU Invite

Jacob Jarzen takes first place in the 100 Yard Butterfly, posting a new meet record.

Junior Season: Posted season-best times in the 50 freestyle (24.61) and the 100 freestyle (53.03) at the Ohio State Invitational ... Recorded season-best times in the 200 freestyle at the dual meet against Ohio State with a time of 1:54.55.

Sophomore Season: Recorded season-best times in the 50 freestyle (24.85) at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Posted the fourth-fastest time on the team in the 200 freestyle (1:54.93) earning a spot on the 800 freestyle relay that competed at Big Ten Championships ... Clocked a season-best time in the 100 freestyle (52.84) at the Eastern Michigan Invitational.

Freshman Season: Won the 100 freestyle against St. Bonaventure with a time of 52.82 ... Placed top-24 at the Calvin Invite in the 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle and 200 freestyle ... Swam a 1:54.87 in the 200 freestyle, 52.67 in the 100 freestyle, and 24.28 in the 50 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships ... Swam on the 400 freestyle Big Ten Championship relay team.

High School: Four-year letterwinner for coach Erik Rogers at Warren Township High School ... Competed in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle and was elected captain as a senior ... Swam for the Patriot Aquatic Club.

Personal: Born January 19, 1991 ... Daughter of Kevin and Donna O'Connor ... Majoring in communications.