Swimming & Diving
Keli Hnat - Swimming & Diving - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • class Senior
  • High school Peters Township

2006-07: Before a season ending shoulder injury she scored a personal best time in the 200-backstroke at the Nike Cup in November … Placed ninth overall in the event and 23rd in the 100-back at the same meet … Notched a second place finish in the 200-back in a meet against Tennessee and South Carolina.2005-06: Swam in exhibitions in the 50-freestyle and the 100-backstroke at the SEC Championships … Captured 18th in the 100-back, 30th in the 100-free and 36th in the 50-free at the Nike Cup … Finished second in the 100-back against Cincinnati … Took third in the 50-back against Clemson … Placed second in the 100-back against Arkansas … Took first in the 100-back in the meet with Illinois.Pre-College: All-State and All-American in 100-backstroke during junior and senior seasons … Two-tome district champion in the 100-back … Anchored state champion 200-medley relay team … Member of the National Honor Society … Selected Kentucky over Indiana, Rutgers, Louisville and Miami (Ohio) because of the school’s academic reputation and because the team, as well as the coaching staff, made her feel at home.Best Collegiate Times: 50-freestyle: 24.78; 100-freestyle: 53.53; 100-backstroke: 57.71; 200-backstroke: 2:04.93

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