Kendall Crawford
Kendall Crawford
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
High School: Christ Church Episcopal School
Position: Backstroke

Harvard Women's Swimming and Diving
Personal Records
100 Back:
53.59 (Princeton & Yale, 2/2/13)*
200 Back: 1:55.16 (Princeton & Yale, 2/2/13)
100 Fly: 54.53 (Georgia Invitational, 12/2/12)
200 IM: 2:00.58 (Ivy League Championships, 2/28/13)

Freshman 2012-13
Set a new Harvard record in the 100 back in each of her first two meets ... Currently the 100 back record holder with a 54.00 at the Georgia Invitational ... Part of the 200 medley relay (1:41.16) and 400 medley relay (3:38.86) that set new Harvard records at the Georgia Invitational Nov. 30-Dec. 2 ... Also set Harvard's 50 back record (25.4) at the Georgia Invite ... Earned second, behind Danielle Lee, in the 100 back and easily won the 200 back (2:00.91) against Penn and Brown Jan. 19 ... Medalist in the 50 free (24.07) and the 100 free (52.01), topping Vermont's Christa Weaver (53.08), the sister of Harvard senior Caroline Weaver, who was in second against UVM Jan. 20 ... Set two new Harvard records while winning the 100 backstroke (53.59*) and the 200 backstroke (1:55.16*) at the Princeton and Yale meet (Feb. 1) ... At the Ivy meet cruised to first-place in the 200 backstroke (1:55.84) and earned a third-place finish in the 100 backstroke (53.76). Also was a member of the 200 medley relay team that finished first, and the 400 medley relay team that came in third at the Ivy meet (Feb. 28) ... Earned a first-place finish in the 200 back (1:56.59) at the ECAC Championships (Mar. 3).

Before Harvard:
Five-year member of varsity swimming team … Voted team captain as a junior and senior … Six-time South Carolina High School League (SCHSL)  State Champion … Holds SCHSL record for 100 backstroke … Four-time SCHSL All-State selection … Three-time South Carolina High Schools Sports Report All-State Team nominee … Four-time winner of the South Carolina Association of Women’s Sports 1A Swimmer of the Year award … Nine-time school record holder … Voted MVP four out of five varsity seasons … Swam for Y-Spartaquatics Swim Club … Helped her club team to YMCA National Championships in 2011 and 2012 … Holds the YMCA national record in the 100 backstroke and three relays … Multiple-time YMCA National Champion … USA Swimming Nationals Qualifier … Competed in the 100 and 200 back at the 2012 Olympic Team Trials … Three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American … NISCA Academic All-American.