Chris Girg
Chris  Girg

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Burbach, Germany

High School:
Gymnasium Wilnsdorf

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 168

Event:
Butterfly

Birthdate:
07/09/1995

Club:
Wilnsdorf


10/23/2014

Huskies Kick Off Regular Season With Two Meets This Weekend

UConn swims against Villanova Friday and faces Fordham on Saturday

04/17/2014

Swimming And Diving Hands Out Team Awards At Annual Banquet

The Huskies plan to announce team captains for next season later this month

03/05/2014

A Look Back At The 2013-14 Season

12 Huskies earned All-Conference honors at last month's conference meet

02/26/2014

Ten Huskies Named To All-Conference Team

UConn finished in third place at last week's American Athletic Conference Championships

02/22/2014

UConn Takes Home Third Place Finish At Conference Championships

Sophomore swimmer Mike Lennon was second in the 1650-yard freestyle Saturday

At UConn: Selected to the 2015-16 AAC All-Conference Team...Named Swimmer of the Week by CollegeSwimming.com on Nov. 17...Set pool record in 200-butterfly at Husky Open in 1:49.74...Took second in 200-butterfly at AAC Championship on Day Four with 1:47.03...Named to the 2014-15 All-Conference team after finishing in the top three in the 200 and 500-yard freestyle races at the Conference Meet... Had a great freshman campaign for the Huskies, setting a school record in the 500-yard freestyle in the first meet of the season... Earned All-Conference honors after winning the 500-yard freestyle final at the American Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships.

Personal: Born July 9, 1995... Son of Michael and Meike Girg... Has one sister named Sophia (15)... Computer Science Major.

Why UConn: Being a student athlete is easier in the states so I wanted to go there. When I arrived I was just impressed by UConn."