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 Chelsea Peterson
Chelsea Peterson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Plymouth, Wisc.

High School:
Plymouth

Height:
5-11

Event:
Freestyle


04/26/2012

24 Swimmers and Divers Named to SEC Honor Roll

Swimming and diving continues to accumulate academic awards

04/25/2012

2011-12 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll Announced

43 UK Student-Athletes make honor roll

02/17/2012

Society of Character Welcomes 17 New Honorees

Wildcat student-athletes to be inducted Saturday

02/16/2012

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

Three Wildcats advanced to evening finals session

01/27/2012

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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