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Chelsea Tatlow
Chelsea Tatlow

Chelsea Tatlow

Back / Free / IM | Senior | 5-11 | Columbia, Mo. | Rock Bridge HS / Columbia Swim Club

Junior (2016-17)
» 2017 SEC Women’s Swimming and Diving Community Service team
» 2017 CSCAA First Team Scholar All-American
» 2017 SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll selection

Tied for a team-best 13 NCAA “B” cuts during her junior campaign … swam a lifetime-best 1:55.82 (B) at the NCAA Last Chance meet in the 200 fly to rank second in school history in the event … owns the top-four times on the team in the event during the 2016-17 season … touched in a personal-best 54.38 (B) in the 100 back leg of the 400 medley relay at the SEC Championships … owns four of the top-five times by an Arkansas swimmer in the 100 back, including the top two … her season-best 2:00.57 in the 200 back against Florida was the second-fastest time on the team during the season, as she owns three of the top-five times … swam a season-best 1:59.50 (B) at the Georgia Tech Invitational in the 200 IM … she holds three of the top-four times by an Arkansas swimmer in the event during the year.

Sophomore (2015-16)
» 2016 SEC Women’s Swimming and Diving Community Service team

Swam one personal best at the SEC Championships in the 200 fly (1:58.84), while tallying two other season bests in the 200 IM (1:58.53) and 400 IM (4:16.12) … swam two season bests at the Georgia Tech Invitational in the 200 free (1:50.49) and the 200 back (2:00.97) … the sophomore swam a season-best 56.92 in the 100 fly in Arkansas’ upset of No. 10 Tennessee in Knoxville … member of the 800 free relay squad for Arkansas that finished 24th at the NCAA Championships in a time of 7:09.37.

Freshman (2014-15)
» 2015 SEC Women’s Swimming and Diving Community Service team

Capped an incredible inaugural season as a Razorback with a trip to the NCAA Championships, the first Arkansas freshman to qualify for an individual NCAA event since 2008 … qualified individually for the 2015 NCAA Championships in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 200 backstroke … member of Arkansas’ 800 freestyle relay team that clocked the Razorbacks third relay ‘A’ cut (7:05.96) in program history at the SEC Championships while touching the wall fourth, the highest relay finish in school history and breaking the school record … placed 10th in the ‘B’ final of the 200 IM with a career-best time of 1:57.69 at the SEC Championships … swam to a 17th-place finish in the 400 IM ‘C’ final of the SEC Championships with a lifetime-best time of 4:11.74 … took 18th in the ‘C’ final of the 200 backstroke with a career-best time of 1:55.70 at the SEC Championships … member of Arkansas’ 400 free relay that took fifth at the SEC Championships … took second in the 200 IM (1:58.89) and 400 IM, with a then-lifetime best 4:13.86, at the Georgia Tech Invite … took fifth in the 200 backstroke (1:56.93) at the Georgia Tech Invitational.

High School/Club
Won the 2012 Missouri State Championship in the 100 backstroke and as the anchor in the 400 freestyle relay in her first and only year swimming for the Rock Bridge HS Bruins … swam for Phil Garverick at the Columbia Swim Club … made national appearances at Zones, Region 8, Grand Prix, NCSA Junior Nationals and the Irvine Junior Nationals.

Personal
Born on Aug. 20, 1995 … daughter of Holly and Steven Holly Tatlow … has two siblings, Emma and Trevor … majoring in social work and psychology.

2016-17 Season Bests

EventTimeMeetDate
200 Free1:51.23Drury10/14/16
100 Back54.38 (B)SEC Championships02/17/17
200 Back2:00.57Florida11/03/16
200 IM1:59.50 (B)Georgia Tech Invitational11/17/16
400 IM4:18.86 (B)SEC Championships02/16/17
200 Fly1:55.82 (B)NCAA Last Chance02/26/17

Lifetime Bests

EventTimeMeetDate
200 Free1:48.56MV CSC Jim Devine Memorial11/15/13
50 Back27.07MV CSC Jim Devine Memorial11/17/12
100 Back54.38 (B)SEC Championships02/14/17
200 Back1:55.70MV CSC Jim Devine Memorial11/17/12
200 IM1:57.69SEC Championships02/18/15
400 IM4:11.74MV CSC Jim Devine Memorial02/19/15
100 Fly54.53OK SCS Central Section Region VII03/06/14
200 Fly1:55.82 (B)NCAA Last Chance02/26/17