Tori Clarridge

Tori Clarridge

Player Profile


Barrie, Ontario

High School:
Bear Creek S.S.

Sprint Free/Back


JUNIOR Had the team's top times in the 100-yard freestyle (53.28), in the 200-yard freestyle (1:53.86), and the 100-yard backstroke (58.03) ... posted UNM's second-best time in the 50-yard freestyle (24.43) ... placed fourth in the 100-yard backstroke at the conference championships (57.82).

SOPHOMORE: Honored on the all-Mountain West Conference second team in the 100-yard backstroke...ranked among the top 20 in the MWC for the 50- and 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard backstroke (24.56, 52.88, 58.76 respectively)...recorded the Lobos' top time in 100-yard freestyle (51.55) and 100-yard backstroke (57.35)...had the team's second best time in the 50-yard freestyle (23.83)...helped set a school record in the 200-yard freestyle relay at the MWC Championships (1:34.45)...was a part of the seventh place team in the 200-yard medley relay at the league championship (1:47.41)...was a member of the fourth place 200-yard freestyle relay team (1:34.45) and 400-yard freestyle relay team (3:27.93) at the conference meet...took sixth in the 100-yard backstroke at the MWC Championships (57.35) and was part of the sixth place 400-yard medley relay team (3:53.45)... honored on the MWC all-Academic team.

FRESHMAN: Earned several honors including a spot on the All-Mountain West Conference first and second teams ... named MWC Scholar Athlete for maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or better ... made the MWC All-Academic team ... helped set three UNM records, the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:35.28), 400-yard free relay (3:26.47) and 200-yard medley relay (1:46.23) ... earned a silver medal at the MWC Championships, placing second in the 400-yard free relay ... placed fourth in the 100-yard free (51.77) and 200-yard free relay (1:35.36) ... took sixth in the 200-yard medley relay (1:46.23) and 400-yard medley relay (3:53.49) ... finished eighth in the 50-yard free (23.96) and 100-yard backstroke (58.23) ... posted UNM's best time of the season in the 50-yard free (23.82), 100-yard free (51.77) and 100-yard back (57.97) ... had the team's fifth best time of the year in the 200-yard free (1:55.99) ... before the MWC Championships, held the conference's third best time in the 100-yard back, fourth best time in the 100-yard free, 10th best time in the 50-yard free and 24th best time in the 200-yard free.

HIGH SCHOOL: Swimming competitively for seven years ... was a Canadian Senior National Qualifier ... attended the Canadian Olympic Trials in July 2004 ... qualified for the Ontario Winter games team as the youngest swimmer at the age of 13 ... was a provincial level two gymnast for three years before she went into swimming ... on the honor roll every year in high school ... won "Most likely female to go to the Olympics" while at Bear S.S. HS.

PERSONAL: Born November 8, 1986 ... daughter of Chris and MaryJane Clarridge ... has a younger brother, Jeffrey Clarridge (17) ... favorite hobbies are golf, snowboarding, tanning and being outdoors ... reason she chose UNM: liked the coaches, the facilities, the location and the swimmers ... favorite athlete is Tiger Woods ... favorite food is filet mignon ... major is Nursing.