Christi Morningstar
Christi Morningstar

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
Baton Rouge Magnet

Height:
5-3

Event:
Free/IM

Birthdate:
11/11/1984


SENIOR (2006-07): Posted the third-fastest times on the team in the 100-breast (1:08.62), 200-breast (2:25.04), 200-IM (2:10.02) and 400-IM (4:31.95)... tallied six top-three finishes on the season... had an impressive showing at the UNLV Invite... placed sixth in the 200-IM (2:10.02) out of 73 competitors who attempted to qualifying... also placed fourth in the 400-IM (4:34.15) and sixth in the 200-breast (2:26.94) out of 24 swimmers... posted runner-up finishes in the 1000-free at UTPB and the 400-IM against San Diego State and Centenary... competed in the 400-IM and 200-breast at the MWC Championship.

JUNIOR (2005-06) - Posted the conference's fourth best time in the 400 IM at the UT Invitational on December 2, 2005...won the 400 IM (4:37.96) at the Colorado State Early Bird Invitational...took the top spot in the 500-free (5:15.30) and 400-IM (4:33.31) at North Texas...earned a first place finish in the 400 IM (4:35.42) at San Diego State...placed second in the 200-IM (2:11.48) at Utah and in the 200-breast (2:26.06) at Colorado State...earned the team's Go To Award.

SOPHOMORE (2004-2005) - Led the team in the 200-IM... competed in three events at the 2005 Conference USA Championships... finished sixth in both the 200-IM (2:06.86) and 400-IM (4:30.58)... also finished seventh in the 200-breast (2:22.43)... earned the Horned Frog Determination Award.

FRESHMAN (2003-2004) - Led the team in the 200-breast and was second in the 400-IM... finished fourth in the 400-IM (4:29.21) at the C-USA Championships, narrowly missing being an all-conference selection.

High School - Five-time winner of girls' state High Point Award... four-time Coaches' Award and Most Outstanding Swimmer Award... six-time Excellence Award... All-America honoree... Don Cook Memorial Award... competed in the U.S. Open and was a finalist in the Junior Nationals... four-time state champion in 400-IM and 200-breast... three-time state champ in 200-IM and state champ in 500-free... placed 15th at Janet Evans Invitational in the 200-breast... team captain senior year... five-time letterwinner... three-time Scholastic All-American... earned "3.5 and Above" award all through high school and placed in the Student Athlete Spotlight.

Personal - Christi Morningstar is the daughter of Gary and Ellen Cannon... father played tennis at LSU... loves going to the beach and the outdoors... nursing major.

Morningstar's Top Times
200-breast--2:20.86
200-IM--2:06.00
400-IM--4:26.00


    Cook Children's Albertsons
    Pepsi American Airlines