Claudia Kitching
Claudia  Kitching
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Antibes, France

Last College:
Skema Business School

Height:
5-3

Event:
Breaststroke

Major:
Integrative Studies


11/19/2017

North Texas Takes Second Behind Kansas, Ahead Of Iowa State

Vaisse, McGee Named To All-Invite Team

11/18/2017

Mean Green Remain In Second At Kansas Classic

Swimming Produces Five Top-Three Finishes

11/16/2017

Swimming And Diving Splits Up For Weekend Competitions

Swimmers Travel To Kansas, Divers Head To Houston

10/31/2017

Diving Into A New Role

Averie Ruiz Steps Up as Lone Junior Captain

10/21/2017

Mean Green Drop Second Meet Of The Weekend To Houston

North Texas Falls to Cougars, 228-69

2016-17:
One of four swimmers to represent North Texas at the USA Winter Nationals... Earned all-conference honors for a second-straight year in the 200 breaststroke... Posted two NCAA “B” time standards in the 200 breaststroke and picked up three victories in the event
100 Breaststroke
Clocked a season-best time of 1:02.56 at the C-USA Championships, good for seventh place... Finished second behind teammate Sarah Vaisse with a time of 1:05.48 in the Little Rock Invitational... Clocked a time of 1:05.80 versus No. 7 Texas A&M, good for fifth place... Finished second in a dual meet against TCU with a time of 1:04.65
200 Breaststroke
Swam the fifth-fastest time in program history (2:13.76) to earn her second NCAA “B” cut time of the season at the C-USA Championships, earning a bronze medal...Recorded her first “B” cut time of the season, clocking a time of 2:15.80 in the Phill Hansel Invite... Secured a victory in the event with a final time of 2:18.92 in the Little Rock Invitational... Picked up her second victory of the season in the event, clocking a time of 2:19.56 in a dual meet against Houston... Finished second in a dual meet with No. 7 Texas A&M with a time of 2:19.89... Swam a time of 2:19.03, good for first place, in a dual meet against TCU
200 IM
Won the "C" final at the C-USA Championship with a time of 2:07.35... Finished sixth in a dual meet against TCU on Jan. 27 with a time of 2:13.21
200 Medley Relay
Helped her relay team to a time of 1:48.19 against TCU, good for second place

2015-16:
Posted seven NCAA B time standard, five in the 200 breaststroke and two more in the 100 breaststroke... Placed second in the 200 breaststroke and third in the 100 breaststroke at the Conference USA Championships, posting NCAA B time standard in all four of the preliminary and final races... Posted top-five times in school history in both events at the Conference USA Championships
100 Breaststroke
Placed third at Texas A&M (1:04.96)... Finished third at Rice (1:05.05)... Placed second at Houston with a time of 1:04.93... Finished fourth at the Phill Hansel Invitational with a time of 1:02.81... Placed second at the triple-dual meet at UALR as part of a 1-2-3 finish with a time of 1:05.27... Won first place against TCU with a time of 1:04.63... Placed third at the Conference USA Championships, posting an NCAA B time standard in both the preliminaries (1:02.35) and the final (1:01.88)... Her time in the final was a career best and the fifth-fastest time in school history
200 Breaststroke
Won first place against Liberty, finishing second among all swimmers in the double-dual meet against Incarnate Word and Liberty, with a time of 2:21.26... Placed second at Texas A&M, finishing third among all swimmers, with a time of 2:18.62... Won first place at Houston with a time of 2:19.62... Won first place at the Phill Hansel Invitational in Houston and posted two NCAA B time standards with times of 2:15.09 in the preliminaries and 2:13.51 in the finals... Also won first place overall at the triple-dual meet at UALR (2:19.36) and at the dual meet against TCU (2:18.49)... Posted her third NCAA B time standard of the season with a time of 2:15.79, placing second at SMU... Placed second at the Conference USA Championships, posting her fourth and fifth NCAA B time standrad in both the preliminaries (2:14.90) and final (2:13.18)... Her time in the final was a career best and the second-fastest time in school history
200 IM
Finished fourth at Houston with a time of 2:12.04... Finished 19th at the Conference USA Championships with a season-best time of 2:07.02
400 Medley Relay
Was part of a relay team that placed second at Rice with a time of 3:52.98

High School:

Won the French Junior Short Course championships in the 200 breaststroke in 2013... Was the French national agre group champion in the 100 and 200 breaststroke... Qualified for the 2012 British Olympic Trials... Placed third at the French Open Championships in the 200 breaststroke and was a finalist in the 100 breaststroke in 2015... Was a finalist in the French Open Nationals finalist in the 200 breaststroke in 2015

Top Times:
• 100 breast - 1:01.88 (third-best performer in school history)
• 200 breast - 2:13.18 (second-fastest time in school history)
• 200 IM - 2:07.02

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