Christopher Pierce
Backstroke Individual Medley
Ht
6'
2"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Buford, 
Georgia
Last School
Mill Creek High School
Roster Years
2017-2018 | 2020-2023


Before BYU

  • Prepped at Mill Creek High School under coach Rick Creed
  • Club: Atlanta Swim Club under coach Chris Davis
  • Holds high school 100-yard backstroke record
  • Third place at high school state tournament in the 100 meter backstroke
  • All-American in 100 meter backstroke and 200-yard IM in high school
  • W. Nolan and Ruby Victor scholarship award winner
  • Also recruited by Auburn, Air Force, Utah, and South Carolina

Personal

  • Son of Mark and Billie Pierce
  • Has two siblings Lauren and Will
  • Is an Eagle Scout
  • Married to Kennedy Cribbs Pierce 
  • Served in the Dnipro, Ukraine mission

Personal Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard freestyle (split) 21.37 '17-'18 Texas Invite
50-yard backstroke (relay) 24.06 '21-'22 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard backstroke 50.49 '21-'22 MPSF Championships
100-yard butterfly 54.82 '21-'22 Air Force Dual
100-yard freestyle (split) 46.69 '17-'18 Texas Invite
100-yard IM 55.76 '17-'18 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard IM 1:51.38 '17-'18 Texas Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:50.33 '17-'18 MPSF Championships
200-yard freestyle (split) 1:40.65 '17-'18 Texas Invite
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2017-2018

Season Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard freestyle (split) 21.37 Texas Invite
50-yard backstroke (relay) 24.21 Texas Invite
100-yard backstroke 50.86 MPSF Championships
100-yard freestyle (split) 46.69 Texas Invite
100-yard IM 55.76 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard IM 1:51.38 Texas Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:50.33 MPSF Championships
200-yard freestyle (split) 1:40.65 Texas Invite
Sophmore Year 2020-2021

Notable Achievements

  • MPSF All-Academic Scholar
  • MPSF Conference Championship diving participant

Season Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard freestyle (split) 22.63 Utah Tech Dual
100-yard freestyle (split) 49.44 Cal Poly Dual
100-yard backstroke 52.43 Utah Dual
200-yard backstroke 1:53.95 Utah Dual
200-yard freestyle 1:49.62 Utah Tech Dual
Junior Year 2021-2022

Notable Achievements

  • MPSF All-Academic Scholar

Season Bests 

Event Time Meet
50-yard backstroke (relay) 24.06 Utah Tech Invite
50-yard freestyle (split) 21.12 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard freestyle (split) 47.96 UNLV, Utah
100-yard butterfly 54.82 Air Force Dual
100-yard backstroke 50.49 MPSF Championships
200-yard backstroke 1:51.63 MPSF Championships
200-yard freestyle (split) 1:42.02 Utah Tech Invite
200-yard IM 1:52.10 MPSF Championships
Senior Year 2022-2023

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year