Krista Maier
Krista Maier
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.-1L
Hometown: Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
High School: Kealakehe
Position: Swimming

Academic Notes: Majoring in biomedical science … Considering a profession as an ER doctor … Academic All-WAC selection … Two-time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.

2009-10 (Sophomore): Team and career-best 200-yard freestyle swim (1:52.84) at WAC Championships … Swam 12th fastest prelim time at WAC meet … Finished 16th in championship final … Part of fourth-place 800-yard freestyle relay at the WAC Championships … Finished 11th in 1650-yard freestyle at the WAC Championships … Placed 26th 500-yard freestyle at championship meet … Placed second in the 500-yard freestyle and third in the 200-yard freestyle against San Diego and San Diego State.

2008-09 (Freshman): Injured for the majority of the season and competed in only two meets … Placed fifth in the 200 freestyle and sixth in the 400 freestyle vs. New Mexico State on Dec. 6 … Placed 10th in the 500 free at Arizona on Jan. 2 … NAU Golden Eagle Scholar Athlete Award recipient.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Kealakehe High School … Four-year letterwinner and one-year team captain for coach Steve Borowski … Holds seven school records including individual records in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyle and 100 butterfly … Also a three-year starter and two-time team captain on the water polo team … Swam for the Kona Aquatics Swim Team.

Personal Info: Krista Rae Metcalfe Maier was born Jan. 10, 1990 in Calgary, Alberta … Daughter of Kim and Carol Maier ... Has two brothers, Ben and Nick , and one sister, Jen … Also considered Northern Colorado and Colorado College in the recruiting process.