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Chandler Gerlach
Chandler Gerlach

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Augustine, Fla.

High School:
Pedro Menendez

Last College:
Indian River CC

Event:
Breaststroke

Major:
Psychology

02/23/2013

Auburn Wins Five Gold Medals on Final Night of SEC Championships

Tigers win six individual events and four relays during the meet

02/23/2013

SEC Championships: Day 5 Prelims

Owens, Chierighini post nation's fastest times

02/22/2013

Owens Defends 100 Back Title; Tigers Keep Fighting at SEC Championships

Tigers also win men's 400 medley relay

02/22/2013

SEC Championships: Day 4 Prelims

10 Tigers in championship finals tonight

02/20/2013

SEC Championships: Day 2 Prelims

Chierighini, Grothe lead Auburn charge Wednesday morning

02/22/2013

2-22-13 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 4 Finals

2-22-13 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 4 Finals

02/22/2013

2-22-13 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 4 Prelims

2-22-13 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 4 Prelims

02/16/2012

2-16-12 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 2 Prelims

2-16-12 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Day 2 Prelims

Junior Season (2011-12):
Competed and scored for Auburn at 2012 SEC Championships in Knoxville ... Earned 14th-place finish in 100 breast (55.78) ... Just missed scoring in 200 breast with 19th-place finish (2:04.44) ... Finished 40th in 200 IM (1:59.59) ... Top time in 100 breast (55.30 - NCAA `B' cut) and 200 breast (2:01.17) came at Georgia Invitational in December ... Made Auburn debut vs. Penn State, swimming on two relays and in 200 breast ... Finished sixth in 100 breast at Georgia Invitational.

Sophomore Season (2010-11 at Indian River)
Captured three junior college All-America honors in helping Indian River to 37th consecutive national championship ... Took third place in both 100 breaststroke (56.49) and 200 breaststroke (2:06.75) finals at NJCAA Championships... Also finished 10th in 200 individual medley (1:59.12)

Freshman Season (2009-10 at Indian River):
Was a three-time junior college All-American ... Helped propel IRSC to 36th consecutive NJCAA Championship ... Helped 200 medley relay team to national championship, swimming a breaststroke leg of 25.13 to lead to a winning time of 1:28.96 ... Finished third in the 100 breaststroke final behind two teammates with a 55.67 ... Took fifth place in the 200 breaststroke final (2:05.36) ... Was coached by current Auburn associate head coach Frank Bradley.

Personal
Parents are Kristen and Frank Lightfoot ... Has three siblings, Virginia, Cooper and Annie ... Plans to major in psychology ... Chose Auburn because of the feeling of family, the program's history and the experience of the coaching staff.

Gerlach's Top Times (SCY)
Event Time Date Meet
50 freestyle 21.42 2/20/13 SEC Championships
100 breaststroke
54.24 2/22/13 SEC Championships
200 breaststroke 2:01.17 12/4/11 Georgia Invitational
200 IM
1:59.18 12/2/11 Georgia Invitational
Gerlach's Top Times (LCM)
Event Time Year Meet
100 breaststroke 1:06.79 2011 Florida LC Championships
200 breaststroke 2:30.21 2011 Richard Quick Invitational
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