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2006 Women's Swimming & Diving Roster

Kristin Gilliam

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CLASS
SR
Hometown
Gainesville, Fla. (Buchholz)
Experience
4L
School
Career Best Times
(Yards)
50 Free - 24.61 (Florida State, 11/22/05)
100 Free - 52.14 (Georgia Last Chance, 2/18/07)
200 Free - 1:50.40 (Georgia Last Chance, 2/18/07)
500 Free - 4:53.27 (2005 SEC Championships)
1,000 Free - 10:12.39 (Florida State, 11/11/03)
1,650 Free - 16:58.75 (2004 FSSSC)
200 Fly - 2:14.38 (Miami Invitational, 1/7/05)
100 Back - 1:00.12 (Speedo Championships, 3/9/06)
200 Back - 2:06.31 (Tennessee, 1/26/07)
100 Breast - 1:10.43 (Florida State, 11/21/06)
400 IM - 4:28.20 (2004 FSSSC)
 
(Short Course Meters)
200 Back - 2:23.31 (Arizona State, 1/10/04)
200 Fly - 2:26.02 (Arizona State, 1/10/04)
200 Free - 2:04.89 (Arizona State, 1/10/04)
 
(Long Course Meters)
100 Free - 59.63 (Speedo Sectionals, 7/20/05)
200 Free - 2:06.82 (Speedo Championships, 3/17/05)
400 Free - 4:30.04 (Speedo Sectionals, 7/20/05)
800 Free - 9:14.52 (2003 U.S. Open)
200 Back - 2:25.41 (Speedo Sectionals, 7/20/05)
200 IM - 2:26.75 (Speedo Sectionals, 7/20/05)

National/International Competition: Competed at the 2004 Florida Swimming Spring Senior Championships, and finished second in the 1,650 free (16:58.75), third in the 500 free (4:54.04), 10th in the 100 free (53.24) and 11th in the 50 free (25.04) ... Swam a career-best time in the 200-meter free (2:07.93) at the USA Spring Nationals (2/12) ... Competed at the 2004 U.S. Open in three events ... Swam a prelim time of 5:11.38 in the 400 IM at the Texas Senior Circuit Championships, then recorded a 5:19.33 for 24th-place in the finals... Swam the 400 free in 4:31.67 for 24th place in the prelims at the Texas Championships, took 19th in the finals of the event with a 4:26.96 effort ... Recorded a fifth-place finish in the Texas Championships in the 1500 free with a final time of 17:49.91, and finished 12th in the 800 free with a time of 9:13.54 in the same meet … Swam the 200 free prelims in 2:08.06 at the Texas Championships as well.

At Florida:
2006-07: Posted a career-best time of 1:50.40 in the 200 free, good for third place, at the Georgia Last Chance (2/17-18/07) … Raced to a second-place finish in the 200 free (1:50.41), and also finished fourth in the 500 free (4:57.02), against FAU (1/27) … Placed second in the 200 back (2:06.31) and third in the 200 free (1:50.52) in the victory over Tennessee (1/26) … Touched third in the 200 back (2:08.29) against Indian River CC (1/13) … Took runner-up honors in the 200 free against Virginia (1/12) with a time of 1:50.84 … Also exhibitioned the 500 free (4:59.64) versus the Cavaliers … Finished 25th in the 1,650 free (17:30.65) at the Texas Invite (11/30-12/2) … Placed seventh in the 100 breast (1:10.43) against Florida State (11/21) … Touched third in the 200 free (1:53.24) and fourth in the 200 back (2:09.18) in the road win over LSU (11/9) … Finished fifth in the 1,000 free (10:18.88) against Minnesota (10/27) … Exhibitioned the 200 IM (2:09.19) and 500 free (5:00.99) against Georgia (10/26) … Finished fifth in the 200 free (1:53.81) in the season-opening win over Michigan (10/14).

2005-06: Posted a total of four new career-best marks during the season … Held the eighth-best time recorded by a UF swimmer last season in the 100 free, as well as the 200 free with marks of 52.17 and 1:50.88, respectively … Recorded the sixth-best time by a Gator in the 1650 free with her 17:12.36 … Posted the 10th-best 50 free time by a Gator with her 24.61 effort against FSU (11/22) … Notched a 24.61 in the 50 free against FSU (11/22) to record a career mark … Touched the wall in a time of 52.17 in the 100 free at the 2006 Speedo Championships, a career-best … Posted new career-toppers in the 100 and 200 backstroke events at the 2006 Speedo Championships with a 1:00.12 mark in the 100 and a 2:06.43 in the 200.

2004-05: Recorded 11 top-three finishes during the season … Set career bests in the 100 and 50 free as well as the 200 fly … In the SEC Championships, competed in the 1,650 free and clocked a time of 17:11.23 … 500 free finish time came in the conference meet after touching the wall in 4:53.27 during the prelims, good for an NCAA provisional-qualifying time … Swam the prelims of the 200 free in a 1:51.09 clocking for a season-best performance … Finished third in the 1,000 free in a 10:21.96 effort against Tennessee (1/29) … Took second vs. Miami (1/8) in a time of 10:22.43, also in the 1,000 free … Recorded top placing in the 500 free at the Indian River meet (2/5) with a 4:59.70 performance, good for second place … Earned third place against Miami (1/8) with a 500 free time of 5:02.76 … Clocked 1:52.11 in the 500 free vs. Virginia (1/28) … Third in the 200 free (1:55.36) vs. Florida Atlantic (10/8) … Set a career best of 52.93 in the 100 free after swimming the lead leg of the 400 FR against Virginia (1/28) … Took second in the 100 free with a 53.17 split against Georgia Tech (11/21) and a 54.35 time vs. FAU … Clocked a 100 free time of 53.17 against Georgia (10/28) … Also against Georgia, recorded a career-best 50 free time of 25.00 flat (1/28) … Finished sixth with a time of 25.31 at Michigan (10/16) in the 50 free … Recorded a 25.07 lead leg effort in the 200 FR against Tennessee (1/29) … Best 200 FR finish came against Georgia Tech (1:35.97) where she swam the anchor for second-place … In the 400 FR, swam lead leg for the second place team (3:29.76) … Swam the anchor of the 400 MR team for a third-place finish against Michigan (3:51.99) … Swam the 200 fly with a time of 2:14.38 in the Miami Invitational (1/7).

2003-04: Nine top-three finishes over the course of the season … Set a then-career best in the 200 free (1:51.56) in an exhibition race at the SEC Championships, also swam a 4:57.19 in the 500 free … Finished fourth in the 800-meter free vs. Alabama (1/24) with a time of 9:15.26 … Competed in the short course meters meet at Arizona State (1/10) and finished in third place in the 200-meter back (2:23.31) … Took third in the 1,000 free (10:13.08) at ASU (1/9) … Recorded a fourth-place finish in the 200 free (1:53.99) as well as the 100 free (54.40) vs. Kentucky (1/3) … Set then-career-best times at the Gator Swim Club Fall Classic (11/15) in the 100 free (53.00), 200 free (1:52.51), 500 free (4:54.55), 400 IM (4:31.90) and 1,650 free (17.12.53) … Claimed third in the 1,000 free (10:12.39) as well as the 500 free (4:59.07), and swam on the 400 FR team which finished third (3:34.62) vs. FSU (11/11) … Recorded highest finish of the season (second) at TCU (10/24) in the 500 free (5:03.82) … Took fourth place in the 1,000 free (10:22.40), earned the fifth-best time in the 500 free (5:06.62), and swam on the 200 FR which finished third (1:40.21) vs. Arkansas (10/23) … Earned sixth-place finishes in the 1,650 free (17:15.85) and the 200 FR (1:42.68), as well as 14th in the 400 IM (4:35.93) at the Florida Invitational … Claimed fourth place in the 200 free (1:53.47) and finished third while swimming on the 400 FR team (3:38.14) at the Michigan-FAU dual meet.

High School: A 2003 graduate of Buchholz High … Team was the high school state champion in 2002 … Ten-time All-American and two-time honorable mention All-American … State champion in 200 and 500 free … Second in 200 and 500 free events at the 2001 state meet … Holds high school records in the 500 free, as well as the 200 and 400 FR …Two-time Gainesville Sun Swimmer of the Year (2001, 2003) … U.S. National Qualifier in the 200- and 400-meter free.

Club: Member of the Gator Swim Club coached by Vic Riggs.

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