Katie

Smith

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Backstroke
Height: 5'9"
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Kensington, Md.
High School: Chevy Chase HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017-18)
Began the season anchoring the 200-yard medley relay team that placed third against Loyola and Tulane ... Placed fourth in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:04.48 against SMU ... Swam a personal-best time of 53.78 in the 100-yard freestyle at the Art Adamson Invitational ... Finished third in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 200-yard backstroke with times of 56.65 and 2:02.73 against Texas A&M ... Won gold in the 100-yard backstroke at the Houston Quad Meet with a time of 55.32 which was also a personal-best time ... Finished the season strong by recording personal-bests in the 50-yard freestyle and 200-yard backstroke with times of 23.79 and 1:59.51 respectively at the SEC Championships ... Named to First Year SEC Academic Honor Roll.

PRIOR TO LSU
Swam for Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School and All-Star Aquatics ... 2014-2015 USA Swimming Academic All American ... Bethesda- Chevy Chase school-record holder in the 50 free, 100 back, 200 medley relay, 400 free relay ... placed 2nd in 100 back at 2016 Maryland 4A/3A State Championships ... ... Member of 2016 MCPS All-County Swim and Dive Team in 100 back ... 2017 Maryland 4A/3A State Champion in 100 back ... also finished second in the 50 free ... Coached by Bob Walker.

PERSONAL
Born on May 19, 1999 ... Parents are Chris and Liz Smith ... Majoring in Petroleum Engineering.

Smith's Top Times
50 free - 23.79 2018 SEC Championships
100 free - 53.78 2017 Art Adamson Invitational
100 back - 55.32 2018 University of Houston Quad Meet
200 back - 1:59.51 2018 SEC Championships

Smith's Top 2017-18 Times
50 free - 23.79 SEC Championships
100 free - 53.78 Art Adamson Invitational
100 back - 55.32 University of Houston Quad Meet
200 back - 1:59.51 SEC Championships

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