Karin Stender
Karin Stender

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Des Moines, Wash.

High School:
Federal Way

Event:
Fly/IM



1999-2000: At the Big Ten Championships, she placed 15th in the 200 fly.

1998-99: Swam strongly in the 400 IM, posting a 16th-place finish in a time of 4:30.29 at Big Ten's ... scored in the 200 fly at the Big Ten Championships, placing 12th ... grabbed first place against Michigan State in the 400 IM (4:32.16) and 200 fly (2:07.86) ... her 4:32.16 time in the 400 IM set a Michigan State pool record ... owned Purdue's season top times in the 200 fly (2:04.07), 200 IM (2:06.65) and 400 IM (4:27.97) ... placed 21st in the 200 IM at the conference meet (2:06.55).

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in swimming ... four-time high school MVP ... finished second in the 200 IM, thirrd in the 100 fly and fifth in the 400 IM as a 1998 Junior Nationals Qualifier ... won state as a senior in the 200 IM and placed second in the 100 fly ... helped lead Federal Way High School to league championship as a junior ... member of national honor society.

PERSONAL: Born Nov. 28, 1979 ... parents are Jim and Linda Stender ... plans on majoring in management.

- STENDER'S PERSONAL BESTS -
100 Butterfly: 58.46		200 IM: 2:06.65		
200 Butterfly: 2:03.82		400 IM: 4:27.97