Krysta Payne
Krysta Payne
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ligonier, Pa.
High School: Ligonier Valley
Position: Breast
Major: Chemical Engineering

Career Bests:

50 free – 26.18
100 free – 56.79
200 free – 2:03.71
500 free – 5:40.55
100 back – 1:10.70
100 breast – 1:09.73
200 breast – 2:30.95
200 IM – 2:26.57

2011-12: Earned second varsity letter…named UAA All-Academic for second-straight season…recorded career-best times in the 100 free (56.79), 200 free (2:03.71), 500 free (5:40.55) and 100 breast (1:09.73).

2010-11: Earned first varsity letter as a sophomore…named a UAA All-Academic honoree…posted career-best times in the 50 free (26.18) and 100 back (1:10.70).

Personal: Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Ligonier Valley High School…also earned three letters in cross country and two in track & field…four-time all-district performer in swimming…also finished 10th and 12th in the state…salutatorian of senior class…daughter of Michael and Debra Payne.