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    Chris Girg
    Chris Girg
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Burbach, Germany

    High School:
    Gymnasium Wilnsdorf

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 168

    Event:
    Butterfly

    Birthdate:
    07/09/1995

    Club:
    Wilnsdorf

    At UConn: 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... Made NCAA B Cut times and barely missed qualifying for the NCAA Championships... Has a real shot at making NCAAs this season with a year now under his belt.

    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."