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Krista Rossum
Krista  Rossum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Winnipeg, Manitoba

High School:
Kelvin HS

Height:
5-9

Event:
Breast/IM/Free

03/09/2015

Record-Holding Seniors Pave Way For '14-'15 Swimming & Diving

Second Year Of Bray Era Brings Fifth-Place Conference Finish, 4-4 Record

02/24/2015

Groteguth, Rossum Named To 2015 C-USA All-Academic Team

Mean Green Seniors Make Conference List For Second Straight Year

02/22/2015

Swimming & Diving Takes Fifth At Conference For Second Year

Rossum, Groteguth Add Stellar Times In Last Career Meet

02/20/2015

Rossum Sets Program Records In Back-To-Back Days

Mean Green Moves to Fifth, Looks To Continue Climb With One Day To Go From Knoxville

02/19/2015

Rossum Sets NT Record In Second Day At Conference Meet

Mean Green Sits In Sixth Place With 130 Points

2014-15
• Concludes the season with 29 top-five individual finishes, 5 NCAA B-qualifying times
• Two-time Conference USA Swimmer of the Week: Nov. 5, Feb. 10
• One of six swimmers in the conference named to the C-USA All-Academic Team
100 Breaststroke:
• Took first against TCU and UT-PB (1:04.77), TCU (1:04.70) and Rice (1:05.62)
• Placed third against SMU (1:04.27)
• Finished fourth at the UIW Invite in 1:03.76 (8th all-time)
200 Breaststroke:
• Won this event at the Houston Invite with a time of 2:16.64, good for ninth in North Texas history.
• Finished first against Rice (2:21.12), Tulane (2:18.41) and TCU (2:18.82)
• Placed fourth at the conference championships (2:15.13, 7th all-time, B cut)
200 Individual Medley:
• Placed second at the Houston Invite with a time of 2:02.62 after posting a 2:02.14 (9th all-time) in prelims
• Placed first against Rice (2:04.37), Tulane (2:04.36) and SMU (2:04.56)
• Finished third at the UIW Invite with a 2:04.72 time
• Set a new school record (2:00.35) in the preliminary round of the C-USA Championships before taking fifth place (2:00.64, B cut, 4th all-time)
400 Individual Medley:
• Earned all-conference honors by placing second at the C-USA Championships with a school record 4:15.22 (B cut)
• Earned an NCAA B time standard with her first-place finish at the Houston Invite (4:19.32, 5th all-time)
• Finished first against Incarnate Word (4:24.12) and TCU (4:27.55)
• Notched a second-place finish versus Texas A&M and Houston (4:27.36)
200 Freestyle Relay:
• Took fifth at the C-USA Championships (1:33.74, 4th all-time)
• Notched a 1:34.00 time at the C-USA meet, the sixth-best time in NT history
• Finished third at the Houston Invite (1:34.75, 9th all-time)
• Notched a third-place finish at the Incarnate Word Invitational (1:35.11, 10th all-time)
400 Freestyle Relay
• Finished fifth at the Houston Invite. Rossum's 100 free split time of 50.92 in that event is the third-best time in school history.
• Placed second at the Incarnate Word Invite (3:26.61, 8th all-time)
• Placed sixth at the conference championships (3:25.92, 6th all-time)
800 Freestyle Relay
• Took a second-place finish at the Houston Invite (7:27.53, 10th all-time)
• Placed fifth at the C-USA Championships (7:19.81), claiming the third-best time in program history
200 Medley Relay
• Finished third at the Houston Invite (1:43.61 time, 8th all-time)
• Took third at the UIW Invite with a 1:44.11 time
• Took second versus TCU (1:47.63)
400 Medley Relay
• Finished second at the UIW Invite (3:46.62, 8th all-time)
• Took first versus SMU (3:49.67)
• Tallied a third-place, all-conference finish at the C-USA Championships (3:43.28, 4th all-time)

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: 2:00.35 (all-time record)
400 IM: 4:15.22 (all-time record)

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