Chris Morin
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    Chris Morin

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Crown Point, Ind.

    High School:
    Crown Point

    Height:
    5-10

    Event:
    Fly/Free/Breast

    Team captain in 2009-10 ...

    2008-09 Highlights: Earned all-conference honors as a member of both the 400 freestyle relay and 200 medley relay which finished third at the MWC Championships ... swam lead-off leg on the 400 free relay team which set a school record with a mark of 2:58.63 and was the third leg on the school-record-setting 200 medley relay team (1:28.68) ... won the consolation final of the 200 IM with a time of 1:50.32, which is eighth-fastest in school history ... also a consolation finalist in the 100 breaststroke, recording a mark of 56.52, which is ninth-fastest in school history ... posted a mark of 48.08 in a time trial of the 100 butterfly, a time which ranks as the second-fastest in Academy history ... also clocked a time of 20.74 in the lead-off leg of the 200 freestyle relay, which ranks as the 10th-fastest 50 free time in the Air Force record books.

    2007-08 Highlights: Finalist in the 100 butterfly at the MWC Championships, placing seventh with a mark of 49.12 ... time in the 100 fly is the fifth-best in school history ... consolation finalist in the 100 breaststroke ... time of 57.12 in the 100 breast ranks ninth in the Air Force record books ... also swam on the 200 medley and 200 free relays at the conference meet ... named to MWC All-Academic team for second-straight year.

    2006-2007 Highlights: Consolation finalist in the 100 fly and 100 breast ... named to MWC All-Academic team.

    High School: Lettered four years in swimming and two years in track ... All-American in the 50 free and 100 fly ... two-time team MVP... state champion in the 100 fly ... team captain ... swam club for Nike Swim Team ... high school swim coach was Doug Norris ... club coach was Bryon Angerman ... National Honor Society member.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 14 ... son of Bruce and Bridget Morin ... has two younger brothers, Brendan (19) and Nicholas (14) ... majoring in mathematical science ... plans to become a special tactics officer ... hobbies are skydiving, running, skiing and poker ... favorite movie is Pulp Fiction ... person in history he'd like to meet is Napoleon, "to let him know Russia was a really bad idea" ... favorite athlete is Ian Thorpe ... biggest influence on his sports career has been his high school coach, Doug Norris, who "helped me reach the quantum leap" ... spent his summer skydiving across the country ... favorite quote: "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." -Aristotle.

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