Crystal Shipps
Crystal Shipps

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Aurora, Colo.

High School:
Smoky Hill High School

Height:
5-7

Event:
Back


JUNIOR SEASON (2008-09)
Consistent in-season performer who contributed in and out of the pool... won the 200-IM (2:16.42) and claimed runner-up honors in the 100-free (56.61) at UT Permian Basin... finished fourth in 100-back (1:01.32) against BYU... earned fifth in 100-back against UNLV (1:02.16)... finished third and fourth in the 100- (1:01.19) and 200-back (2:14.04) at Air Force... competed in the 100- (1:01.03) and 200-back (2:10.58) at the Austin Grand Prix.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2007-08)
Horned Frog Determination Award winner...was fourth at BYU in the 100-back (1:01.31)...placed fifth in the 100-back (1:01.46) against Wyoming...took fourth in the 200-back (2:14.54) against Air Force...finished ninth of 71 finishers in the 100-back (1:02.35) and T-19th out of 39 swimmers in the 50-free (26.04) at the CSU Early Bird Invite.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2006-07)
Earned first collegiate win in the 100-back (1:02.86) at Centenary... competed in 12 of the 15 meets for the Horned Frogs... member of the first place 200-medley relay and 200-free relay teams at McMurry... medalist in three events... earned a strong third-place showing in the 100-back against San Diego State and Centenary... competed in the 50-free and 200-back at the UNLV Invite.

HIGH SCHOOL
Smoky Hill High School's swimming MVP... earned the team's High-Point Award her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons.

PERSONAL
Shipps is the daughter of Robert and Lois Shipps... has an older sister, Amber (27)... a biology major.

SHIPPS' TOP TIMES
100-back: 1:00.25
200-back: 2:10.19
200-IM: 2:16.42


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