Women's Swimming



Chelsey Larsen
Chelsey Larsen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sparks, Nev.

High School:
Spanish Springs HS

Height:
5-5

Event:
Freestyle

Experience:
3L

04/18/2012

Nevada has 23 Student-Athletes Named Academic All-WAC

2011-12 Winter Sports Honorees Announced

02/21/2012

Pack Set for WAC Championships Wednesday

Four-Day Event

01/28/2012

Pack Sweeps Seattle on Senior Day

Two Dual Wins for Nevada

01/27/2012

Pack Set for Senior Day Saturday Against Seattle

Two Duals Saturday Against the Redhawks

10/28/2011

Swimming and Diving Drowns Pacific

Wolf Pack wins first home meet in final event of the night.

10/20/2011

2011-12 Swimming and Diving

The team takes part in practice.

At Nevada: 2011-12 (Senior) Closed her career at Nevada with a stellar senior season ... Part of two winning relay teams ... Once in the 400-free relay and once in the 800-free relay ... Finished in the top three eight times in individual events ... Was a top-25 performer twice at the WAC Championships ... 23rd in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:11.93 ... 18th in the 1,650 yard-freestyle with a time of 17:39.59. 2010-11 (Junior): Competed primarily in distance events for the Wolf Pack, including the 100-yard and 500-yard freestyle ... Also occasionally swam on Nevada's freestyle and medley relay teams ... Posted a season-best time of 10:44.15 in the 1000-yard freestyle at a double-dual against Pacific and UC Davis ... Finished the 500-yard freestyle in 5:04.60 at the WAC Championships to record a season-best time ... Placed 16th in the 1650-yard freestyle (17:36.78) at the WAC Championships, the only time she competed at that distance all season. 2009-10 (Sophomore): Emerged as a strong long-distance swimmer for the Wolf Pack ... Finished first in the 1000-yard freestyle against Fresno State and Pacific ... Took first in the 500-yard freestyle against Seattle ... Placed second in the 1000-yard freestyle against Seattle ... Helped the Wolf Pack to a win over Fresno State with her second place finish in the 500-yard freestyle. 2008-09 (Freshman): Competed in three individual events at the WAC Championship her freshman year ... Scored points for the Pack with her 15th place finish in the 1650-yard freestyle posting a time of 17:32.82 ... 29th in the 500-yard (5:10.87) and 30th in the 200-yard (1:57.89) freestyle at the conference meet ... Earned first Nevada letter ... Pack's Swimming Newcomer of the Year.

High School: Four-year letter winner for coach Ted Branson at Spanish Springs High School in Sparks, Nev ... Team captain her senior season ... Swam on all-region 200, 400 and 800-yard freestyle relay teams all four years of her prep career ... Earned all-state honors in 2007 competing in the 500-yard freestyle and in 2008 swimming the 200-yard freestyle ... 2008 most valuable swimmer for the Sparks Piranhas Swim Club.

Getting Acquainted: In her spare time likes to surf, cook, eat and dance ... Chose the Wolf Pack over Boise State ... Daughter of Lynn Larsen ... Social work major.

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