Men's Swimming

 

  Chris Chambers
Chris Chambers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westfield, Mass.

High School:
Westfield HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 190

Event:
Free

Birthdate:
01/13/1987


2005-06 (Freshman) Update: Won the 200-yard medley relay along with teammates Mike Cordes, John Weaver, and Nate Bromage against Stony Brook (10/29) and at Southern Connecticut State (11/6) where they posted their quickest time (1:37.06) ... Posted strong finishes in the 50-yard freestyle with a third (22.24) against Stony Brook (10/29) and a second (22.36) at Southern Connecticut State (11/6) ... Also strong in the 100-yard free placing third (49.10) against Stony Brook and second (48.95) at Southern Connecticut State (11/6) ... Finished fourth (1:50.48) in the 200-yard free at the UConn Invitational (10/15)...Finished 4th in the 50 yard freestyle(22.44), 7th in the 100 yard freestyle (50.52), and 2nd in the 400yard freestyle relay( 3:18.02) against Army(11/18)...Had a 4th place finish (1:25.84) with his teammates in the 200 Freestyle Relay and placed 19th (22.20) in the 50 Yard Freestyle at the Brown Invitational (12/2). Also had a 6th place finish (3:36.77) in the 400 Yard Medley Relay.

Before UMass: A 2005 graduate of Westfield High School where he was the Massachusetts 50 Freestyle State Champion as a senior ... finished third at the 2005 State Championships in the 100 freestyle (47.95 seconds) ... also the 50 and 100 freestyle Western Massachusetts champion as a senior ... nominated for All-American status ... holds the high school record for the 50 free (21.65 seconds) ... finished third in the 50 free (22.18 seconds) at the 2004 Massachusetts Championships and second in the 100 free (49.03 seconds) ... member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Christopher John Chambers ... born Jan. 13, 1987 in Bethesda, Md. ... son of Kevin and Lois Chambers ... has one sister, Melanie ... undecided in major at UMass ... family moved to Massachusetts prior to his junior year of high school.

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    Event Calendar

    Friday, Nov 21
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
    Saturday, Nov 22
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
    Sunday, Nov 23
    at Terrier Invitational 10:00 AM Prelims: 10 am
    Finals: 6 pm
    Saturday, Jan 3
    at Loyola Invitational 10:00 AM
    Friday, Jan 9
    at Rhode Island Invitational 6:00 PM
    Saturday, Jan 10
    at Rhode Island Invitational 10:00 AM
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