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Kristy Shew
2006-07 Women's Swimming & Diving
Terre Haute, Ind.
North Vigo
Kristy Shew
2008-2009: Posted the third fastest 1000 freestyle time in school history (10:46.84) as a junior ... notched the fourth best 500 free mark ever at Valpo (5:12.66) ... ranks eighth all-time in the 200 free (1:57.68) ... recipient of the team’s Workhorse Award and Most Improved Swimmer ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2007-2008: Swam the 50, 100, and 200 freestyle for the Brown and Gold ... turned in a career-best mark of 25.73 in the 50 free at the Horizon League Championships ... posted Valpo’s fourth fastest 200 free time of the season (2:01.31) ... had a career-best time of 56.25 in the 100 free ... recipient of team’s Most Spirited Award ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2006-2007: Competed in all freestyle events from 50 through 1000 yards as a rookie ... turned in top season time of 2:02.99 in the 200 free at the Mid-Continent Conference Championships ... also swam season’s best in the 500 free (5:25.71) at the league championships ... swam the 200 backstroke at Butler ... voted team’s Workhorse Award recipient ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Patriots ... twice earned team’s Mental Attitude Award ... team captain as a senior ... a member of the state qualifying 200 and 400 freestyle relays in both 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 ... a member of the sectional champion 200 free relay in 2005 ... a member of the school record-holding 200 free relay ... an Academic All-American ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Kristy is the daughter of Mark and Lori Shew ... majors are political science and theology ... born December 19, 1987.
2006-07 Women's Swimming & Diving
Karen BergBackFr.
Elise BugenskeBackFr.
Ellen ChaseFreeFr.
Katie CissellFreeFr.
Katy EelmaFree/BackSr./Jr.
Amanda GregoryFreeSr.
Lauren HosimerFreeFr.
Katie JajtnerBackSr.
Anna KamplingFly/FreeFr.
Jaclyn KrauseFreeFr.
Rachel MajercikFree/FlyFr.
Jenny NamBackFr.
Beth NiggemyerDivingFr.
Anna OrwickDivingFr.
Emily PenningaFreeFr.
Katie RadarFree/FlyFr.
Liane SchroederIMFr.
Kristy ShewFreeFr.
Kati SmethurstFreeFr.
Elizabeth ThompsonFree/FlyFr.
Amy YoungBreastFr.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler