Women's Swimming



    Christie Fuchs  
    Christie Fuchs

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Leawood, Kan.

    High School:
    Shawnee Mission-East

    Event:
    Fly/Free

    Birthdate:
    03/09/1986


    11/02/2006

    Women's Swim Dive Vs Northwestern 2006

    Women's Swim Dive Vs Northwestern 2006

    JUNIOR YEAR (2006-07)
    Scored for the Hoosiers at the Big Ten Championships, taking 12th place in the 200-yard butterfly ... just missed scoring in the timed finals of the 1,650-yard freestyle, turning in a 17th-place finish ... recorded career-best times in both events ... was 28th in the preliminaries of the 100-yard butterfly ... was Indiana's Big Ten Sportsmanship Award Nominee for women's swimming and diving ... had IU's third-fastest times on the season in the 200 fly and 1,650 free ... 1,000-yard freestyle split at Big Tens was good for the fifth-fastest Hoosier time on the year ... turned in top-five times in 10 events on the year ... posted career-best times in the 100-, 200- and 500-yard freestyles on the season ... Academic All-Big Ten ... finished 56th in the 200-meter butterfly at the 2007 ConocoPhillips USA Swimming and Diving Championships.

    SOPHOMORE YEAR (2005-06)
    Finished in the top three five times ... set seven personal bests ... posted best finish with several second-place efforts ... scored with an 11th-place performance in the 200-yard butterfly at the Big Ten Championships ... closed out the year among IU's all-time top 10 in the 200 fly (eighth) ... earned Academic All-Big Ten recognition.

    FRESHMAN YEAR (2004-05)
    Claimed her best finish with a pair of second-place efforts against Evansville ... clocked a 10:28.91 in the 1,000-yard freestyle and a 2:13.30 in the 200 fly against the Purple Aces ... scored points for IU at Big Tens with a 12th-place finish in the 200 fly ... finished 22nd in the 1,650-yard freestyle ... was 40th in the 100-yard butterfly.

    PREP/PERSONAL
    Was the state runner-up in the 100 fly and 500-yard freestyle at the Kansas State High School Meet ... swam the butterfly leg of the 200-yard medley relay that placed third at the championships ... anchored the 200-yard freestyle relay that placed fourth ... was a NISCA All-American selection in the 100 fly in 2004 ... earned NISCA All-America consideration in the 200 free relay in 2004 ... swam for the Kansas City Blazers club team and Pete Malone ... was a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American for three years ... was high school team captain ... was the KC Blazer team leader in 2003-04 ... was a U.S. Open qualifier in the 100 and 200 butterfly events ... first team all-state selection for three years ... holds the Shawnee Mission East school records in the 500 free, 100 fly and 200 free relay ... was a Missouri Valley athlete representative in 2002 and 2003 ... a member of the Principal's Honor Roll and SME choir all four years of high school ... daughter of Russ and Linda Fuchs ... born March 9, 1986.

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