Kristen Durham-Young
Kristen Durham-Young
Year: Sr.
Hometown: LaGrange, Ill.
Position: Fly/Free

2015-16: set the the school record in the 400 Medley Relay (1:36.84) and the 200 Free Relay (1:36.84)

2016-17: earned All-NEWMAC honors with a second place finish in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:53.34

2017-18: won the NEWMAC Championship in the 100 freestyle ... part of the 800 freestyle relay team that won the NEWMAC Championship with a school record time of 7:34.41 and earned honorable mention All-America honors at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships  The relay of freshman Sarah Passilla, Durham-Young, freshman Emily Benson and junior Christine McCulla placed 8th in the timed finals with a time of 7:38.25 and finished 16th overall to cap an outstanding season ... part of the 400 medley relay team that set the school record with a time of 3:57.24

HIGH SCHOOL:
captain, two-time All-American and two-time state finalist for coach Kurt Johns at Lyons Township High ... team MVP as a junior ... swam at Junior Nationals in 2015 ... National Honor Society

PERSONAL: Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering major ... Dean's List ... Semifinalist in the Hewitt Reading and Writing Competition as a freshman at the Academy ... her grandfather served in the Army ... daughter of Bruce Young and Lisa Durham