In 2001: Returned from shoulder surgery in 2000…Finished 11th and 17th in the 200 and 100 Breaststroke events at the ACC Championships, respectively…Versatile swimmer for the Lady Seminoles in the Breaststroke and Individual Medley events…Her best finish of the year was placing second in the 200 Breaststroke against Truman State, Texas, and Auburn and second against North Florida in the 200 Individual Medley…Went on to finish third three times in the 100 Breaststroke against FAU, Texas, and LSU.
Harper on Keelan: "Kristen will play an intrical part in the Breast and IM events at dual meets and conference meet."
2000: Missed the ACC Championships due to shoulder surgery...ACC Honor Roll member...received the Golden Torch Award.
Prep: A four year high school state finalist in the 100 Breast and 200 IM...high school most valuable swimmer her sophomore year...1995 Junior National Champion in the 200m Breast...Raleigh Athletic Club Athlete of the week during her junior year...an honor roll student...a USS Scholastic All-American sophomore, junior and senior years... YWCA/Wake County Teen of the Year...a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Majoring in Business Management