Chris Hale
Chris Hale

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hillsborough, N.C.

High School:
Durham School of the Arts

Last College:
Maryland

Height:
6-4

Event:
Freestyle

Birthdate:
06/25/1991

Experience:
3L


2011-12 (Junior): Recorded a 57.82 100 yard backstroke on 11/18/11 at the Pittsburgh Invitational ... swam a 48.06 100 yard freestyle on 12/03/11 at the Miami Invitational ... swam a 1:44.30 200 yard freestyle on 12/01/11 at the Miami Invitational ... clocked a time of 22.73 in the 50 yard freestyle on 12/01/11 at the Miami Invitational ... swam a 4:41.17 in the 500 yard freestyle on 12/01/11 at the Miami Invitational ... recorded a time of 6:54.34 in the 800 yard freestyle relay on 12/01/11 at the Miami Invitational ... swam the 800 yard freestyle relay with a time of 6:43.00 on 02/15/12 at the BIG EAST Championships.

2009-10 (Freshman Season at Maryland): Finished 18th in the 200 free (1:45.22) to help guide Maryland to the 2009 Terrapin Cup title.

High School: Finished third in state in the 200m freestyle and second in state in 100m freestyle as a senior at Durham School of the Arts in Durham, North Carolina ... school record holder in the 50m (21.5), 100m (46.9), and 200m (1:44.3) freestyle as a senior ... all-conference swimmer as a junior and senior ... named team MVP as a junior and senior ... played first base for the baseball team for two seasons.

Personal: Full name is Christopher Thomas Frank Hale ... son of Sharon and Gregory Hale ... sister Lindsay is a student at East Carolina University and is an athletic trainer.

Academic Major: Journalism.