Christian Keil Athlete Profile

#25 Christian Keil

Christian Keil
Positions: Freestyle, Backstroke Height: 5-11 Weight: 175 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2005-2006 | 2008-2011 Hometown: Hayward, CA Last School: Mt. Eden High School

Personal

Parents are Michael and Beverly Keil ... major is undeclared ... letterwinner in soccer ... served an LDS mission to Honolulu, Hawaii from 2006-08.

Before BYU

Four-year letter winner at Mt. Eden HS ... league champion in the 100 free and 100 back in 2005 ... league record holder in the 100 back ... All-American in the 100 free ... All-American consideration in the 100 back.

2005-2006 | Freshman Year

Finished 15th in the 200 free at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a time of 1:41.38 at prelims and 1:42.38 at finals ... finished 15th in the 100 backstroke at the MWC Championships with a time of 52.70 at prelims (a season-high) and 53.25 at finals ... finished 20th in the 200 back at MWCC with a time of 1:56.17, a season high.

2008-2009 | Sophomore Year

Competed in all seven dual meets for the Cougars ... placed 14th in the 200 back at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a time of 1:52.49 ... ranked fourth in the 200 free on the season for the Cougars ... ranked fifth in the 500 free for the Cougars ... ranked fourth in the 100 back on the season ... ranked third in the 200 back for BYU on the season.

2009-2010 | Junior Year

Competed in ten dual meets for the season ... took first in the 200 free in a meet against TCU ... placed first in the 200 free and 100 free in a meet against Air Force ... finished first again in the 100 and 200 free in a meet against Utah ... ranked first at BYU in the 50 free and 100 free with times of 20.83 and 45.70 ... tied for second with teammate Chad Fong in the 200 free for the Cougars with a time of 1:40.15 ... ranked third in 100 and 200 backstroke for BYU with a time of 53.37 and 1:56.81 ... received the MWC Academic All-Conference award.

2010-2011 | Senior Year

Competed in all seven dual meets for the Cougars ... tallied 15 first-place finishes during the season ... at the MWCC, he placed first with teammates in the 800 free relay, third in the 400 free relay, fourth in the 200 free relay, sixth in the 400 medley relay and 12th in the 200 free ... received All-Conference recognition for his performance in the 800 free relay (6:32.64) and the 400 free relay (2:58.10) ... ranked 16th in the conference for both the 100 and 200 free as well as 24th in the 50 free ... ranked third for the Cougars in the 100 and 200 free as well as fourth in the 50 free ... received the Academic All-Confernece award.