ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Christine Hughes
Christine Hughes
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Clemson, S.C.
High School: D.W. Daniel
Position: Breast/IM
Major: Slavic Languages and Literatures
House Affiliation: Quincy

Sophomore · 2010-11
Helped the Crimson take second at the 2011 ECAC Championships, placing 15th in the 200 IM with a time of 2:11.60 and also raced in the 100 and 200 free events. 

Freshman · 2009-10
Placed 11th in the 200 individual medley at the ECAC Championships … Finished second in the 200 free at season opening Cornell-Dartmouth tri-meet ... Member of the 800 free relay team that finished first at the MIT Invitational ... Won the 100-yard freestyle in 53.86 against Penn Jan. 23rd.

Before Harvard
Co-captain of high school swim team during senior year … U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier in 100-meter breaststroke … South Carolina Individual State Champion in breaststroke, freestyle and individual medley … Recipient of Wendy’s Heisman award for Daniel High School in 2009 … Received the Lion’s Pride Award in 2009 … Named MVP of swim team all four years … South Carolina High School Sports Report all-state sophomore and senior years … Honored as class valedictorian … Member of the National Spanish Honor Society and the Beta Club.

Personal
Enjoys photography, baking, traveling and raising Japanese Maple trees.