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Katie Kennedy
  • Senior
  • Breaststroke/Individual Medley
  • Ft. Myers, Fla./Ft. Myers
  • All-SEC
Career Best Times
(Yards)
Event Time Date Opponent
200 IM 2:01.65 2003 SEC Championships
400 IM 4:17.42 2003 SEC Championships
100 breast 1:06.18 02.01.2003 Tennessee
200 breast 2:15.71 2004 SEC Championships
200 fly 2:06.14 01.09.2004 Arizona State
200 back 2:07.88 10.23.2003 Arkansas
1,000 free 10:20.54 01.31.2004 Tennessee
(Short Course Meters)
Event Time Date Opponent
100 back 1:08.92 01.10.2004 Arizona State
100 breast 1:15.75 01.10.2004 Arizona State
200 breast 2:37.26 01.10.2004 Arizona State
200 IM 2:17.17 2004 NCAA Championships
400 IM 4:52.35 2004 NCAA Championships
(Long Course Meters)
Event Time    
200 IM 2:23.50    
400 IM 5:05.79    
100 breast 1:17.70    
200 breast 2:41.89    
200 fly 2:26.53    
400 free 4:33.72    

UF All-time Ranking: Tenth in the 200 breast (2:15.71).

National/International Competition: Competed at the 2002 U.S. Open, finishing 22nd in the 200-meter breast (2:43.13), 33rd in the 400-meter IM (5:10.73) and 48th in the 100-meter breast (1:17.33) Competed in the Senior Championships, Sectionals and Senior Nationals during the summer of 2002 Swam in the 2000 Olympic Trials, finishing in 2:41.00 in the 200-meter breast ... Claimed 10th place at the 1999 Junior Nationals in the 200 IM (2:19.09) ... Set her personal best time of 2:18.00 for the 200 breast at the 2000 Senior Championships.

Summer of 2004: In the 400 IM, swam the finals in 5:03.88 for 12th place at the Texas Senior Circuit Championships, but swam a prelim time of 5:06.11.

2003-04: All-SEC Six top-three finishes this season Finished 44th in the 400-meter IM with a career-best time of 4:52.35 and 50th in the 200-meter IM with a career-best time (2:17.17) at the NCAA Championships Eighth in the 200 breast with a provisional time of 2:17.69 (swam a career-best 2:15.71 in prelims), 15th in the 400 IM (4:20.89) and 14th in the 200 IM with a provisional time of 2:02.76 at the SEC Championships Swam a season-best time in the 200 breast (2:19.33) at Tennessee (1/31), the second fastest time Second in the 200-meter IM (2:24.14) vs. Alabama (1/24) Fifth in the 200-meter breast (2:43.26) vs. No. 1 Auburn Runner-up in the 200-meter breast (short course meters) with a time of 2:37.26 at No. 16 Arizona State (1/10) Third best time in the 200 breast (2:20.78) at ASU (1/9) Placed third in the 200 IM (2:07.24) and the fourth best time in the 200 breast (2:22.77) vs. Kentucky (1/3) Finished third in the 400 IM (4:24.62) at South Carolina (11/14) Swam the best time in the 200 breast (2:19.86), finished sixth in the 200 IM (2:06.48), and was a member of the second place 400 MR team (3:46.38) vs. FSU (11/11) Swam career-best time in 200 fly (2:07.76) at TCU (10/24) Second in the 100 breast (1:07.32), third in the 200 back (2:07.88), and swam on the 200 MR team which finished with the fifth-best time (1:52.02) Finished sixth in the 100 back (1:07.33) and seventh in the 400 IM (4:26.60) at the Florida Invitational Third in the 400 MR (3:51.12) and fourth-best time in the 200 breast at the Michigan-FAU (10/17) dual meet.

2002-03: Academic All-SEC Career best times in the 200 breast and 200 IM (2:01.65) as an exhibition swimmer at SEC Championships and qualified for the NCAA meet ... Also swam the 400 IM (4:19.46) as an exhibition swimmer at the SECs ... Third in the 100 back (1:00.15) vs. Florida Atlantic (2/8) Runner-up in the 200 IM (2:05.72) vs. Tennessee (2/1) Swam a season-best times of 4:24.13 in the 400 IM and 2:18.70 in the 200 breast vs. Auburn (1/24) Third in the 1,000 free (10:31.39) vs. Miami (1/13) Against Texas (1/11), finished third in the 200 breast (2:19.90) and fourth in the 400 IM (4:25.82) Second in the 200 IM (2:07.07) vs. Penn State (10/26) Second in the 100 breast (1:06.41) vs. Indian River C.C. (10/18).

2001-02: Swam in the 200 breast (2:19.47) at SEC Championships, placing 11th and recording the teams' third-best time of the season Placed 13th in the 200 IM (2:03.38) at SEC Championships Seven top-three finishes in her first collegiate season Posted a second place finish in the 100 breast (1:07.23) vs. Florida Atlantic (2/9) In a dual double meet against Miami and Indian River C.C. (10/20), placed second in the 400 IM (4:28.67) and third in the 200 back (2:10.73) Two third-place finishes in the 200 IM against Alabama (1/26) and South Carolina (11/10) with times of 2:07.06 and 2:08.10, respectively Third in the 1,000 free (10:27.42) vs. Kentucky (10/14) and four days later had another third place finish in the 200 breast (2:24.00) against Michigan (10/19).

High School: Swam on the Ft. Myers High School team that scored third at the 2000 State Championships ... 200 IM State Champion in 1998, 1999 and 2000 ... All-American in 2000 for the 200 IM and 100 breast in 1998, 1999 and 2000 ... Named the Lee County Simmer of the Year in 1998, 1999 and 2000.

Club: Member of the Swim Florida Club coached by Mac Kennedy.


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