Chris Nolan
Chris Nolan
Year: Senior
Hometown: Corcoran, Calif.
High School: Corcoran HS
Position: Butterfly

UC SANTA BARBARA

2016-17:
MPSF TEAM CHAMPION
MPSF CHAMPION - 200 BUTTERFLY 

2015-16:
U.S. OLYMPIC TRIALS QUALIFIER - 200 BUTTERFLY (35TH)
MPSF CHAMPION - 200 BUTTERFLY 

2014-15:
U.S. OLYMPIC TRIALS QUALIFIER - 200 BUTTERFLY
Placed third in the 200 butterfly at MPSF Championships...Recorded season-best times in the 200 butterfly (1:46.28), 100 butterfly (49.26), and 500 freestyle (4:34.62). 

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Corcoran High School...Swam under Coach Sara Ashbee...4 year team MVP...4-time All-American...Holds 8 team records...CIF Champion in the 100 fly three years, 500 free for two years, 200 free for two years...CIF record-holder in the 100 fly and 200 free in 2013...CIF Champion in the 200 medley relay in 2014...Holds 8 league records...8-time League Champion...Also swam club for Tule Nation Tritons under Coach Phil Black...Holds 8 short course team records and 7 long course team records...California Sectional Champion in the 200 fly in 2014...2014 USA Nationals Finalist...2016 Olympic Trial qualifier...Member of the USA Western Zone All-Star Team.

PERSONAL
Christopher, "Chris," Nolan was born June 3, 1996...Is majoring in Political Science and aspires to become CEO of a commercial real-estate company...Enjoys surfing in his free time...Began swimming at age 5...Favorite aspect of college swimming is the unforgettable experience...If he could add an event to each meet it would be the 500 butterfly...Representing USA in Japan is the proudest achievement of his swimming career.

"It is not enought that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what's required."