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  Christie Raleigh
Christie Raleigh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Toms River, N.J.

High School:
Ft. Lauderdale Pine Crest

Height:
5-5

Event:
Free, Fly


02/19/2014

Records Fall on Night One

The 200 medley relay and 800 free relay set new FSU records and qualified for the NCAA Championships on night one of the ACC Championships.

2006-07: Earned ACC meet MVP honors after winning five events and taking medals in two others...tied Emma Dutton for the school record in career ACC Championships with 11...earned Honorable Mention NCAA All-American honors at the NCAA Championships (Mar. 8-10) as the anchor leg in both the 200 and 400 medley relays...finished 10th in the 400 medley relay and set a new school record time of 3:36.98...took home 11th place in the 200 medley relay in a time of 1:39.95...finished 18th in the 100 fly with a time of 53.70...took 24th in the 50 free (22.72) and 29th in the 100 free (49.81)...led the way for the Seminoles at the ACC Championships (Feb. 14-17) by scoring 60 individual points and 148 relay points...recorded an NCAA "A" cut time of 22.67 in the 50 free to win her first gold of the meet...claimed her second top spot with a new school record and NCAA "A" cut time of 49.56 in the 100 fly...finished her outstanding individual performance with a win in the 100 free in an NCAA "B" cut time of 49.56...shattered the conference record in the 400 medley relay with a winning NCAA "B" cut time of 3:39.15...set a new conference record in the 200 medley relay with an NCAA "A" cut time of 1:39.20 en route to the victory as the backstroke leg...finished second in 200 free relay with a new school record and NCAA "B" cut time of 1:31.12...swam the anchor leg of the third place 400 free relay that finished in an NCAA "B" cut time of 3:22.32...won 15 of 16 races during the dual meet season with all of the wins coming in NCAA "B" cut times...earned victories in the 50 free (22.83) and 100 free (50.27) against national champion Auburn (Jan. 27)...helped defeat rival Florida with winning times of 23.14 in the 50 free and 49.94 in the 100 free...claimed victories in three events at the SMU Classic (Oct. 27) with wins in the 50 free (23.18), 100 free (50.69) and 100 fly (54.37)...opened the season against Clemson (Oct. 7) with victories in the 50 free (23.03) and 100 free (50.72).

2005-06: Named ACC Freshman of the Year after an outstanding first season...earned All-American honors at the NCAA Championships (Mar. 16-18) swimming the backstroke leg of the 200 medley relay that finished third with a time of 1:38.97...also earned Honorable Mention All-American honors in the100 fly and 400 medley and 400 free relays...finished ninth in the 100 fly with a time of 53.72....swam the fly leg of the 400 medley relay that finished ninth with a new ACC record and school record of 3:39.01...the 400 free relay finished 10th with a new school record of 3:20.10...also finished 27th in the 50 free (23.01) and 38th in the 100 free (50.39)...won the 50 free with a personal best and NCAA "A" cut time of 22.75 and won the 100 fly with an NCAA "B" cut time of 54.01 at the ACC Championships (Feb. 15-18)...also won championships as a part of four winning relays...the 200 medley relay recorded new ACC meet, conference and school records after finishing with a NCAA "A" cut time of 1:38.59...the 200 free relay finished with a new school record and NCAA `B" cut time of 1:31.54...the 400 medley (3:40.60) and 400 free (3:21.54) relays each finished with NCAA "B" cut times...finished second in the 50 free (23.03) and in the 100 fly (56.84) at the Georgia Tech Invitational (Nov. 18-20) recording NCAA "B" cut times in both...was a part of the winning 200 medley and 200 free relays...also finished fourth in the 100 free (51.13) and 100 back (57.46)...took first-place in the 50 free with an NCAA "B" cut time of 23.33 and 100 fly with a time of 56.30 at an ACC quad meet (Oct. 21-22)...also was a part of the winning 200 free and 200 medley relays.

HIGH SCHOOL: Capped high school career with her sixth state championship and 11th All-America award at the 2004 FHSAA 1A state meet...Won the 50 freestyle for the second year with an All-America automatic time of 23.48...Scored another automatic time with her second-place 55.20 in the 100 butterfly...Swam on the second-place 200 medley and fifthplace 200 freestyle relays that registered All-America consideration standards...Brought home a pair of gold medals at the 2003 FHSAA meet, taking her first 50 freestyle (23.43) and second 100 butterfly (55.53) crowns to earn her Florida High School Female Swimmer of the Year. Both times are automatic All-American marks...Member of a pair of second place relays that posted All-America standards...A three-time All-Broward selection by the Miami Herald, she won her first FHSAA title in 2002 when she captured the 100 butterfly in 55.45...Set the New Jersey state record with a winning time of 23.36 in the 50 freestyle as a freshman at Toms River High School...Also won the 100 butterfly that year, earning her NJSIAA Female Swimmer of the Year...Twice named Pine Crest Female Athlete of the Year, while serving has team captain her final two seasons...Top 100 freestyle time in yards is a 51.24 set at the 2002 YMCA Short Course Nationals...2004 US Summer Nationals saw her post a 100-meter freestyle time of 59.03...Won the 50 freestyle in a time of 23.33 at the 2002 YMCA Short Course National Championships...Coached by Jay Fitzgerald at Pine Crest high school and club teams.

PERSONAL: Born June 20, 1987...Majoring in business management and hospitality administration...Daughter of Bill and Peaches Raleigh...Swam on the same high school and club teams as junior Brett Irvin...Both parents swam at St. Peter's College in New Jersey. father was an All-American there.

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