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Krista Rossum
Krista Rossum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Winnipeg, Manitoba

High School:
Kelvin HS

Height:
5-9

Event:
Breast/IM/Free

01/24/2015

VIDEO: North Texas Swimming Falls To Tulane, 188-112

Five Mean Green Wins Not Enough As Green Wave Swim To Victory

01/09/2015

North Texas Edges Out San Diego In Torero Shootout, 20-16

Krista Rossum Wins Two Events To Round Out Meet, Winter Training Trip

12/21/2014

Swimming & Diving Falls To Third In Final Day Of UIW Invite

Groteguth Breaks School Record On Day Three But Mean Green Get Outrun To The Finish

12/20/2014

Swimming Remains In Second With One Day Left In San Antonio

Groteguth Adds First Win Of Weekend, B Cut To Steady Streak Of Performances

12/19/2014

Groteguth, Rossum Come Up Big In Day One Of UIW Invite

Mean Green Swimming And Diving In Second Through First Five Events

2014-15
• Currently has 21 top-five individual finishes on the season
• Named Conference USA swimmer of the week on Nov. 5
100 Breaststroke:
• Leads the team with a 1:04.77 time from the season-opening pentathlon, where she placed first
• Finished first against Rice, notching a time of 1:05.62
• Finished fourth at the UIW Invite in 1:03.76, the eighth-best performance in school history.
200 Breaststroke:
• Won this event at the Houston Invite with a time of 2:16.64, good for seventh in North Texas history.
• Finished first against Rice with a 2:21.12 time
• Notched a gold finish against Tulane (2:18.41)
200 Individual Medley:
• Placed second at the Houston Invite with a time of 2:02.62 after posting a season-high 2:02.14 in prelims. Those times are good for seventh- and ninth-best in team history.
• Placed first against Rice with a time of 2:04.37
• Took a first-place finish versus Tulane, recording a 2:04.36 time
• Finished third at the UIW Invite with a 2:04.72 time.
400 Individual Medley:
• Earned an NCAA B time standard with her first-place finish at the Houston Invite. Her time of 4:19.32 is the fourth-best performance in team history.
• Finished first against Incarnate Word with a 4:24.12 time
• Notched a second-place finish versus Texas A&M and Houston with a 4:27.36 finish
Relays:
• Finished third in the Houston Invite's 200 freestyle relay with a time of 1:34.75, the seventh-best time in school history.
• Took a second-place finish in the 800 free relay at the Houston Invite with a time of 7:27.53, ninth-best in North Texas history.
• Finished third in the 200 medley relay at the Houston Invite with a 1:43.61 time, eighth-best in team history.
• Earned a second-place finish in the 200 free relay at the North Texas Relays with a 1:38.09 time
• Finished fifth in the 400 free relay at the Houston Invite. Rossum's 100 free split time of 50.92 in that event is the third-best performance in school history.
• Notched a third-place finish in the 200 free relay at the Incarnate Word Invitational with a 1:35.11 time, the eighth-best performance in school history.
• Finished second in the 400 medley relay at the UIW Invite. The time of 3:46.62 is the seventh-best all-time performance.
• Took third in the 200 medley relay at the UIW Invite with a 1:44.11 time, good for tenth in school history.
• Placed second in the 400 free relay in 3:26.61 at the Incarnate Word Invite, claiming the seventh-best mark all-time.
• Earned a third-place finish at Tulane as a part of the 200 medley relay (1:48.33)

2013-2014
• Awarded the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal with a GPA of 3.75 or better
• One of six swimmers in the conference named to the C-USA All-Academic Team
100 Breaststroke:
• Set the team high in the preliminary round at the Houston Invite with a time of 1:04.71
50 Freestyle:
• Recorded the season-best time for the Mean Green at the Houston Invite with a time of 23.63
200 Freestyle:
• Set the team high at the Houston Invite with a time of 1:50.04
200 Individual Medley:
• Placed third at the Houston Invite with a team's season record of 2:00.98
• Finished fifth at the C-USA Championships with a time of 2:02.09
400 Individual Medley:
• Finished second at the C-USA Championships with a school record time of 4:16.95, earning her first NCAA 'B' time-standard in the event
• Placed second at the Houston Invite with a time of 4:18.39, setting a school record that she would later break
Relays:
• Set the season-high as a part of the 200 Free, 400 Medley, 200 Medley and 800 Free relay teams, placing in the top three in all events
• Placed fifth in the 800 Free Relay at the conference championships with a season-best time of 7:20.38

2012-13
50 Freestyle:
• Third all-time performance in school history, a time of 23.21 posted at the University of Incarnate Word Invite
200 Freestyle:
• Led off the 800 freestyle relay at the UIW Invite and her 200 free split was a lifetime-best and second top performance for the Mean Green (1:49.02)
100 Breaststroke:
• Record-breaking swim of 1:01.66 led her to a first-place finish at the University of Incarnate Word Invitational
• Finished with a silver medal at the Sun Belt Conference Championships, setting a personal-best (1:01.41), this broke her previous school record set earlier this season. This was also an NCAA `B' cut time consideration.
200 Breaststroke:
• Set the school record twice at UIW invitational where she also won gold with a time of (2:13.37) then again at SBC championships with a second-place finish (2:12.57)
200 Individual Medley:
• First-place finish at the University of Incarnate Word Invite, a record-breaking swim and lifetime-best of 2:00.62
• Finalist with an overall fourth-place finish at the SBC Championships, the time of 2:00.36 replaced the previous school record set this year
• Was a NCAA `B' cut time standard.
400 Individual Medley:
• Posted a personal-best of 4:19.05 at the University of Incarnate Word Invitational
• Programs fastest time in Mean Green History.
Relays:
• Silver medalist as a member of the 200 medley relay at SCB Championships, a new school record (1:40.85) 400 Medley Relay breaststroke leg, a 4th place finish at SBC 3:41.95 NCAA `B' time standard
• Led off the 200 Freestyle relay which placed second at the Sun Belt Conference Championships
• Was a part of the 400 Freestyle relay at SBC 3:22.48 that finished second

2011-12
• Collected an NCAA 'B' cut time in six events at the Sun Belt Conference Championships
• Won three gold, a silver, and a bronze medal at the SBC Championships
• Won the Ultimate Athlete Award
• Voted as Most Valuable Rookie
• Broke school records 17 times during the season
• Holds school records in seven events, including relays
• Was a top-three performer in seven individual events
• Named to the CSCAA Honorable Mention Academic All-American List
50 Freestyle:
• Clocked a 23.86 split in the SBC Championships, jumping to No. 5 on the all-time top 10 performers list.
100 Freestyle:
• Became No. 4 on the all-time top 10 performers list after a 51.30 split at the Mizzou Invite
100 Breaststroke:
• Won gold at the SBC Championships with a school record, meet record, and NCAA 'B' cut 1:01.46 finals run
• Broke school records previously set in the SBC Championship preliminaries and twice at the Mizzou Invite.
200 Breaststroke:
• Set the school records twice at the SBC Championships with a 2:14.72 qualifier and first-place and NCAA 'B' cut time of 2:14.54 finals run
• Clocked a program best time at the Mizzou Invite twice and against New Mexico State
• Named SBC Swimmer of the Week for the performance against New Mexico State
200 IM:
• Placed fourth at the SBC Championships in a time a time of 2:00.65, setting a school record
• Created a program time best twice at the Mizzou Invite
400 IM:
• Swam a program best 4:20.79 at the Mizzou Invite
Relays:
• Helped win bronze in the 200 free relay (1:33.91) as the second leg at the SBC Championships
• Set a new school record in the 400 free relay at the SBC Championships with a silver medal time of 3:24.47
• Was the anchor leg of the 800 free relay that finished fourth at the SBC Championships, registering a school record 7:19.00
• Swam the breaststroke leg of the 400 medley relay which the program's first gold medal at the SBC Championships
• That time set a new school record and qualified as an NCAA 'B' Cut

High School
• Set two Manitoba provincial records for the 15-17 age group at 2011 Canadian Junior Nationals
• Won second place and set the Manitoba record with a 1:10.60 in the 100-meter breaststroke at Canadian Junior Nationals
• Set a provincial record for her age group in the 50-meter breaststroke, with a time of 32.42 and a fourth place finish
• Took home a 3rd-place finish in the 200-meter breaststroke at 2.33.98
• Ranked either 1st or 2nd in the province of Manitoba in the 50-yard breaststroke, 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard breaststroke, 200-yard IM, and 400-yard IM
• Had a career best of 1:03.50* in the 100 yard breaststroke
• Had a best time of 2:16.94* in the 200-yard breaststroke
• Had a top time of 2:04.60* in the 200-yard IM
• Set a top time in the 400-yard IM of 4:28.04*
• Has been a Canadian age group National qualifier since she was 12
• Was a Canadian senior national qualifier in 2009-10
• Was the cross country provincial champion in 10th grade
• Won the Swimming Award of Merit in 2009-10
• Received the Award of Excellence from the Manitoba Marlins, in 2009-10

Personal
• Daughter of Dale and Shelly Remple-Rossum

Top Times
• 50 Free: 23.21 (third all-time)
• 100 Free: 50.92 (third all-time)
• 200 Free: 1:49.09 (second all-time)
• 100 Breast: 1:01.41 (all-time record)
• 200 Breast: 2:12.57 (all-time record)
• 200 IM: 2:00.36 (all-time record)
• 400 IM: 4:16.95 (all-time record)

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