ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Kristi Korsberg
Kristi Korsberg
Year: Senior
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: Andover
Position: Fly/IM/Free
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Lowell

Harvard Women's Swimming and Diving
Career Highs
100 Free: 53.58 (ECAC Championships, 2/26/12)
200 Free: 1:52.18 (Ivy League Championships, 2/25/12)
500 Free: 4:55.78 (Ivy League Championships, 2/24/11)
1000 Free: 10:10.75 (Ivy League Championships, 2/24/11)
1650 Free: 16:59.49 (Ivy League Championships, 2/24/12)
200 Fly: 2:04.40 (Harvard Invitational, 11/20/09)
200 IM: 2:09.73 (Georgia Invitational, 12/3/10)
400 IM: 4:25.24 (Harvard Invitational, 11/20/09)

Senior · 2011-12
Placed third in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:04.46 and finished fourth in the 1,000 freestyle in 10:16.03 against Cornell and Dartmouth ... Took third in the 1,650 free against Brown with a time of 17:32.16 ... Finished seventh in the 500 free in 5:04.66 against Iowa and Northwestern ... Swam to a sixth-place finish in the 1,000 free with a time of 10:19.17 at HYP ... Was a member of the winning 400 free relay team and the runner-up 800 free relay team at the ECAC Championships, and also placed third in the 500 free (4:57.15), third in the 400 IM (4:26.55) and fourth in the 1,650 free (16:59.49).

Junior · 2010-11
Placed second in the 1,000-yard freestyle at the Cornell/Dartmouth meet with a time of 10:12.37 ... Won the 500 Free with a time of 4:59.86 against Brown Jan. 14 ... At the Ivy Championships, took 17th in the 500 free, 11th in the 400 IM and 18th in the 1,000 free to help Harvard to a second-place finish.

Sophomore · 2009-10
Placed eighth in the 400 individual medley and 12th in the 200 individual medley at ECAC Championships.

Freshman · 2008-09
Finished fifth in the 200 fly and 1,000 free and finished sixth in the 400 IM at Ivy League Championships … Won the 500 free against Penn…Captured sixth in the 400 IM at the HYP meet … Made collegiate debut against Columbia.

Before Harvard
Team captain senior year ... Four-year Massachusetts Division I state champion in the 200-yard freestyle ... High school All-American ... Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic all four years ... Swam the freestyle and butterfly all four years at Andover High ... Team co-MVP junior and senior seasons ... Led team to ninth straight state title in Division I senior year ... Andover squad went undefeated all four years and had a 99-meet win streak ... Also played lacrosse freshman year ... Member of honor/high honor roll every semester ... Volunteered at Bread and Roses, a local soup kitchen.

Personal
Grandfather, John, graduated from Harvard in 1946.