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Christopher Arena
Christopher  Arena


Amityville, NY

High School:
St. Anthony's

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 165


Blue Jays Post Six More NCAA B Cuts on Final Day of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Six Personal Bests


Johns Hopkins Posts NCAA B Cuts on Day Two of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Eight Personal Bests and Four NCAA B Cuts on Day Two


Johns Hopkins Competes on Day One of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Nine NCAA B Cuts, Five Personal Bests


Johns Hopkins Post Personal Bests on Day One of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Seven Personal Bests and Three NCAA B Cuts


Johns Hopkins Defeats Stevens Tech, 113-89

Blue Jays Win on Senior Day

- Placed fourth in 1000 Free in collegiate debut at William & Mary
- Took third in 200 Fly versus Towson
- Won 400 IM (4:06.39) and placed second in 200 Fly at Thomas Murphy Invitational
- Grabbed first in the 500 Free (4:45.12) in win over Stevens
- Placed second in 1000 Free and third in 500 Free at Carnegie Mellon

- Christopher Arena
- Son of Darren and Lisamarie Arena
- Uncle, Gregory Thayer, played football at Marist
- Swam 11 years with Long Island Aquatic Club
- US Open qualifier
- US Nationals qualifier
- USA Junior Nationals Finalist
- USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
- NISCA All-American
- Swam across Long Island Great South Bay twice
- Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity
- Principal’s List, National Honor Society, Math Honor Society and Foreign Language Honor Society
- Majoring in economics and applied math & statistics

Career Best Times Time Date Meet
500 Free 4:32.50 02-02-18 Nike Invitational
1000 Free 9:34.49 02-04-18 Nike Invitational
1650 Free 15:57.93 02-04-18 Nike Invitational
200 Fly 1:53.77 01-27-18 Blue Jay Invitational
200 IM 1:57.59 01-26-18 Blue Jay Invitational
400 IM 4:02.46 02-03-18 Nike Invitational