Swimming & Diving

 Christina Bechtel
Christina Bechtel


Franklin, Tenn.

High School:
Franklin High School




Bechtel Earns Second SEC Swimmer of the Week Honor

Bechtel rewarded by SEC for breaking two UK records Nov. 22-24 at OSU Invite


UK Gets First Win with 3-1 Outing Against Mizzou, SIU

Swimming and Diving women go 2-0 with wins over Missouri and Southern Illinois, men go 1-1


UK Wins Nine in First Day Against SIU and Mizzou

Wildcats claim victories in nine of 24 events in first day of two-day, three-team meet


Bechtel and Ferrucci Named SEC Swimmer and Diver of the Week

Bechtel earns first career SEC honor, Ferrucci earns eighth award to open season


Swimming Wins Five, Diving Sweeps as Cats Fall to Ohio State

Divers win all four events, swimming adds five wins in front of capacity crowd in home opener

2011-12: Qualified for U.S. Olympic Trials in 2012 for London games ... Enjoyed multiple individual victories in her freshman campaign ... Picked up two second place finishes in the opening meet of the season against UT and IU in the 100- and 200-butterfly events ... Earned first place in the 200-butterfly and the 100-butterfly in Nashville, Tenn., over Vanderbilt and Western Kentucky ... Won the 100- and 200-butterfly in dual meets with Southern Illinois and Missouri ... Took first place in the 100 LC meter butterfly against Indiana River State College ... Swam to a first-place finish against Cincinnati in the 100-butterfly ... Battled to a second place finish in the 100-butterfly against Louisville.

Pre College: Placed second in Tennessee state 100 butterfly ... Olympic Trial qualifier in 2011 ... MTSA Swimmer of the year in 2010 ... High School All-Academic all four years of high school ... Member of French Honors Society

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