Kansas Jayhawks

Crissie Blomquist

Position Free
Class Junior
Hometown Fairway, Kan.
High School Shawnee Mission East HS
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Top Collegiate Times

Time Event Date Meet
52.63 100 Y Free 11/18/2018 Kansas Classic
1:50.64 200 Y Free 03/01/2019 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championship
4:51.14 500 Y Free 11/16/2018 Kansas Classic
10:06.80 1000 Y Free 02/08/2019 Iowa State
16:29.88 1650 Y Free 11/18/2018 Kansas Classic

2019-20 (Junior)

  • Finished with the fastest team time in the 1,650-yard freestyle (16:50.46)
  • Placed inside the top three in all five of her 1,000-yard freestyle races
  • Placed 20th in the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Open Water Championships (Sept. 14)
  • Finished third in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the Big 12 Championships (Feb. 26)

2018-19 (Sophomore)

  • All-Big 12 First Team member
  • Three-time gold winner in the 1,000-yard freestyle event
  • Earned collegiate-best time of 10:06.80 in the 1,000-yard freestyle
  • Six-time top-three finisher in the 500-yard freestyle event
  • Earned a personal-best time in the 500-yard freestyle (4:51.14) at the Kansas Classic (11/16)
  • Won the 200-yard freestyle event at the Kansas Classic (11/17)
  • Finished with the fastest time on the team in the 1,650-yard freestyle event (16:29.88), the second-fastest time in the 1,000-yard freestyle event (10:06.80) and the third-fastest time in the 500-yard freestyle (4:51.14)
  • Claimed first place and a personal best in the 1,650-yard freestyle event (16:29.88) at the Kansas Classic (11/18)

2017-18 (Freshman)

  • 2017 Fall Athletic Director’s & Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Rolls
  • 2018 Spring Athletic Director’s & Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Rolls (4.0)
  • Earned a spot on the All-Big 12 First Team from her performance in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the Big 12 Championship (2/21-24) when she landed a fourth-place time of 16:49.38
  • Lifetime-best swim of 4:51.52 in the 500-yard freestyle event at the conference meet
  • Collegiate-best time in the 100-yard freestyle (52.84) at the conference meet
  • Earned collegiate-best time of 1:50.97 in the 200-yard freestyle event at the Kansas Classic (11/17-19)
  • Earned a collegiate-best time in her third-place performance against Arkansas (1/26) in the 1,000-yard freestyle event (10:12.02)

High School

  • Eight-time Kansas high school 6A state champion
  • Won state championship in 2014 and 2016
  • Holds the school records in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyles
  • Member of record-holding freestyle relays

Personal

  • Daughter of Rick and Becky Blomquist
  • Has a sister Katie and a brother Eric
  • Exercise science major