Harper on Adams: "Kristen will play an important role in our middle distance events throughout the year and will set her sights to the NCAA Champioships."
Captain of the women's team is expected to do well in the middle distance free events...will be a big part of the relay teams as well.
2000: Finished 3rd in the 800 Free Relay at the ACC Championships... also a member of the ACC Champion 400 Free Relay team.
1999: Finished 6th in the 200 Free, 7th in the 500 Free and 14th in the 100 Free at the ACC Championships...also a member of the 3rd place 800 Medley Relay and 5th place Free Relay...notched six first place finishes this season including the 500 Free four times and the 200 Free twice...finished 4th in the 500 Free, 5th in the 200 Free and 6th in the 100 Free at the Notre Dame Invitational.
1998: Voted team MVP...finished 6th in the 200 Free, 8th in the 100 Free and 9th in 500 Free at ACC's...also a member of the 3rd place 800 Free Relay, the 5th place 400 Free Relay, and 6th place 400 Medley Relay at ACC's.
PREP: YMCA All-American...YMCA National Champion in the 200 free in 1996 an 1997...South Carolina State Champion in the 50, 100, and 200 Free as well as the 200 and 400 IM in 1997...Senior National Qualifier in the 200 Free...Junior National Qualifier in the 50, 100 and 500 Free, 200 Fly, and 200 and 400 IM... a member of the National Art Honor Society...
PERSONAL: Majoring in early childhood education.