Kerr twins sign with Dartmouth


Published: Friday, January 8, 2010 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, January 9, 2010 at 12:14 a.m.

Christine Kerr

School: Eastside

Sport: Swimming

Events: 100 or 200 freestyle; 100 or 200 butterfly

Height: 5-foot-9

College chosen: Dartmouth

Other schools considered: Emory, Northwestern

Quotable: “I am so happy it is over with and I know where I am going. When I got to Dartmouth, it felt like home. I want to thank my parents for everything they have done for me and for signing me up for swimming when I was seven years old. None of this would have ever been possible if I didn't have swimming.”

— Christine Kerr

Danielle Kerr

School: Eastside

Sport: Swimming

Events: 200 or 500 freestyle; 100 or 200 butterfly

Height: 5-foot-9

College chosen: Dartmouth

Other schools considered: Emory, Northwestern.

Quotable: “It feels so great, I never would have dreamed that I would be going to a school like Dartmouth. It felt right and we are really excited. It takes off a lot of pressure, it makes it that much harder for me to finish high school because I already know where I am going.”

— Danielle Kerr

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