Swimming & Diving

 Chelsea Peterson
Chelsea Peterson


Plymouth, Wisc.

High School:




24 Swimmers and Divers Named to SEC Honor Roll

Swimming and diving continues to accumulate academic awards


2011-12 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll Announced

43 UK Student-Athletes make honor roll


Society of Character Welcomes 17 New Honorees

Wildcat student-athletes to be inducted Saturday


Ferrucci's Event-Best Dive Leads UK at Day Two of SEC's

Three Wildcats advanced to evening finals session


Swimming and Diving Hosts Cincinnati on Senior Day

2012 senior class swims at Lancaster Aquatic Center for final time

2010-11: Won the 100 freestyle in Kentucky's dual meet against Southern Illinois and Missouri in mid-October ... Had a top-16 finish in the 50-, 100- and 200-freestyle races at the Tennessee Swimming/Diving Invitational ... Finished in 20th in the 200 freestyle at the SEC Swimming and Diving Championships ...

2009-10: A member of the record-breaking 800-freestyle relay that took sixth place at the SEC Championships ... Was also a part of the sixth place finish at the conference meet in the 400-free relay ... Finished 23rd at the SEC Championships in the 100 and 200-free ... Attained a second place finish at the UT Invite in the 200-free, which was a career best time ... Also captured fifth place in the 100 and ninth in the 50 at the Invite ... Scored a valuable third place finish in the 100-free against Alabama.

2008-09: Scored as a member of the sixth-place 200-freestyle and seventh place 400-free relays teams at the SEC Championships while helping set a school record in the 800-free relay with a seventh place finish ... Touched the wall in 22nd overall in the 100-free in a time that ranks fifth all-time at Kentucky ... Also tapped in 27th in the 50-free and 30th in the 200-free at the conference meet ... Had four top-four finishes in dual meet season ... Placed third overall in the 100-free at the UT Invitational.

Pre-College: A four-year honorable mention All-State ... Four-time state qualifier and medalist in the 50- and 100-freestyle ... Was named most valuable swimmer of her team in each of her four seasons ... A member of the honor roll ... Tabbed the junior and senior class president ... National Honor Society member.

Best Collegiate Times: 50-freestyle: 23.36; 100-freestyle: 49.96; 200-freestyle: 1:50.06; 500-freestyle: 5:09.96

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