2003 C-USA 200-Yard Medley Relay Champions
Joined the Cougars at the semester break after transferring from the University of Pittsburgh… Made her impact felt immediately… Recorded the team’s five fastest times in the 100-yard breaststroke and four top marks in the 200-yard breaststroke… Finished second in the 200-yard breaststroke with a time of 2:31.01 and set a new UH season-best with that time… Member of the Cougars’ first-place 200-yard medley relay team against the Lobos… Member of Cougars’ 400-yard medley relay team, which finished third with a time of 3:57.04 at the annual C-USA meet… Finished fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:06.37 at the C-USA meet to shave more than two seconds off the previous season best time... Member of the Cougars’ 200-yard medley relay team which claimed the first-ever C-USA swimming championship in school history.
Competed at the University of Pittsburgh from 2000 to December 2002 for coach Marian Cassidy Keen… Earned a seventh-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke at the 2001 Big East Championships… Placed ninth in the 100-yard and 200-yard breaststroke events at the 2002 Big East Championships… Named to the Dean’s Athletic Honor Roll for two semesters in 2001.
Competed at Stratford High for coach Brian Greeney… Served as team captain from 1998 to 2000 and was team Most Valuable Player in 2000…. Also received Academic All-American honors and was recognized as Who’s Who in High School Sports… Swam for HEAT, coached by Bill Gaudiket and finished sixth at Senior Nationals in 1999.
Full name is Kristina Marie DeWitt… Daughter of Mark and Marie DeWitt… Older sister of former Cougar swimmer Jessica DeWitt… Born on Sept. 22, 1981, in Houston… Majoring in communications-public relations and advertising….Has worked with swimmers in the Special Olympics for the last eight years.