Swimming & Diving
Chris Mance - Swimming & Diving - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • class Senior
  • High school Oliver Ames

Major – Kinesiology

2001-02 – Held the second-fastest time on the team in both the 1,00y freestyle and 1,650y freestyle … Competed at the SEC Championships in the 400y IM (24th) and 500y freestyle (28th) … Swam the 1,650y freestyle, placing 13th, the 500y freestyle and the 400y IM at the Nike Cup … Also saw action in the Louisville, South Carolina and Indiana/Cincinnati dual meets.

Pre-College ? Lettered one year at Oliver Ames? 2000 Most Outstanding Swimmer? Co-caption of the Bluefish? Lists winning the 400 IM at Zones in 1999 as his most memorable moment in sports? Chose to come to UK because of the swim team.

Best Times – 500 freestyle – 4:43.95; 1,000 freestyle – 9:44.72; 1,650 freestyle – 16:16.25; 400 IM – 4:09.89.

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