Gator Locker Room
Gator Ticket Office

2012 Women's Swimming & Diving Roster

Lindsey McKnight


Coral Springs, Fla. (American Heritage)

Two-Time All-American

One-Time All-SEC

2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll

2013 SEC All-Freshmen Team Honoree


Top Times


50 Free: 23.48                     (Tennessee, 2/1/13)

100 Free: 50.22                   (2012 Ohio State Invitational)

200 Free: 1:47.10               (2013 SEC Championships)

200 IM: 1:57.82                    (2013 SEC Championships)

400 IM: 4:13.32                    (2013 Ohio State Invitational)



50 Free: 26.32                     (2009 GU TAMU TSC)

100 Free: 56.62                   (2009 FG Speedo Championships)

200 Free: 2:01.00               (2010 FG Speedo Championships)

400 Free: 4:21.31               (2012 FL GCST Trials)

100 Breast: 1:09.93           (2009 GU TAMU TSC)

200 Breast: 2:34.28           (2009 GU TAMU TSC)

100 Fly: 1:03.63                   (2012 FL GCST Trials)

200 Fly: 2:26.57                   (2012 Ohio State Grand Prix)

200 IM: 2:15.67                    (2009 USA Swimming National Championships)

400 IM: 4:52.62                    (2013 US Open Championships)


UF All-Time Top 10 Rankings

200 IM: Tenth (1:57.82)

200 Free Relay: Third (1:27.98)

800 Free Relay: Fourth (7:00.05)


National/International Competition: Qualified for the 2012 USA Olympic Team Trials in four events…2011 Junior National Champion in the 100 and 200 free…Member of the 2009 Junior National Team…2009 Junior National Champion in the 50, 100, 200 free and 200 IM…Qualified for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Trials.


At Florida


Won seven individual events during dual and invitational season … Earned an All-America honor as part of UFs 200 free relay team after swimming in prelims … Earned All-SEC honors as part of Florida’s third place 800 free relay (7:00.05) … At the SEC Championships, individually took sixth in the 200 individual medley (1:58.61) … Set her season low in the 200 IM (1:58.01) at the Bulldog Last Chance Meet … Finished 16th in the 200 free at SECs in a time of 1:48.30 after a prelim season best of swim of 1:47.19 … At NCAAs, finished 48th in 200 free (1:48.86) and 54th in 200 IM (2:00.55) … Contributed on four first place relays during dual and invitational competition … Named to the 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll


2012-13: Earned the first All-America honor of her career with the 200 free relay at the 2013 NCAA Championships…Also finished 48th in the 200 free (1:48.49) and 56th in the 200 IM (2:01.25) at the national meet…Claimed a personal-best swim of 56.05 in the 100 fly at the Bulldog Invitational Last Chance Meet…Placed eighth in the 200 IM after swimming a personal-best 1:57.82 in prelims, 31st in the 200 free (1:48.86) and 37th in the 100 free (50.88) at the SEC Swimming and Diving Championships…Set a personal-best time in time trails at SEC’s posting a 1:47.10 in the 200 free …Claimed fifth in 50 free with a personal-best time of 23.48 and sixth in the 100 free with a time of 50.76 against Tennessee…Won the 200 free with a time of 1:48.18 and came in seventh in the 100 free with a time of 51.72 against Auburn…Won the 100 back touching the wall first in a personal-best 57.89 and set tallied a personal-best time of 2:19.54 in the 200 breast against Florida Atlantic…Placed 11th with a time of 1:58.42 in the 200 IM, 13th in the 100 free in a personal-best 50.22 and was 22nd in the 400 IM stopping the clock in a personal-best 4:15.08 at the Ohio State Buckeye Invitational…Tied for fourth in the 100 breast against Florida State with a time of 1:05.51 and came in fourth with a time of 51.64 in the 100 free against Florida State…finished third in the 200 free with a time of 1:48.53 and fourth in the 100 free with a time of 51.68 against Texas A&M …Placed fourth in the 1 (23.52) and 200 IM (2:07.70) against Georgia…Placed fifth in the 100 free (50.85) and ninth in the 200 free with a time of 1:48.73 at the SMU Classic…In first collegiate appearance, captured fourth in the 100 free (50.69) at the All Florida Invitational.


Prior to Florida: No. 6 women’s recruit in the class of 2012 by and is ranked a five star recruit…Attended American Heritage high school and swam under Nobutaka Tan...Member of the Saint Andrews Swimming Club where she trained under Sid Cassidy, along with teammate Luke Torres…Three-time Broward County Swimmer of the Year…Was a 13-time Florida State Champion… Florida state record holder in the 100 breast…Chose Florida over Cal Berkeley, Southern California and Arizona…Born Lindsey Leigh McKnight to Brian and Lynn McKnight…Sister, Taylor (20) is currently a junior on the Florida swim team.

Florida Athletics - A Championship Experience with Integrity - Vision Statement
  • University of Florida
  • NCAA
  • Sun Sports / Fox Sports Florida
  • IMG
  • SEC on ESPN

© 1998 - 2014 University Athletic Assoc., Inc., Sun Sports & IMG College. All Rights Reserved.