Katie Anderson
Katie Anderson
Year: Sr.
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Rancho Bernardo
Events: BK

PERSONAL BESTS

Event Time Meet Date
50 Freestyle 24.12 NCAA Championships
3/16/2016
100 Freestyle
53.07 UAA Championships2/20/2016
100 Backstroke
56.45 NCAA Championships 3/19/2015
200 Backstroke
2:01.45NCAa Championships
3/19/2016

--Nine-time Honorable Mention All-American: 200 back (2015, 2016); 200-free relay (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016); 200-medley relay (2013); 400-medley relay (2014, 2015)
--Four-time All-UAA
--2015, 2016 CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team

2015-16: Swam to All-America honorable mention honors in the 200 back (13th) and as a member of the 200-free relay (10th) ... Led off the 200-free relay that set the school record (1:34.84) during the prelims at the NCAA Championships ... Also finished 18th in the 100 backstroke (56.70) and tied for 45th in the 50 free (24.12) at the NCAA Championships ... Earned all-UAA honors as a member of the third-place 200-free relay ... Also placed fourth in the 200 back and seventh in the 200 back at the UAA Championships ... UAA all-academic  ... CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team.

2014-15: Swam to All-America honorable mention honors as a member of the 200-free relay (11th) and 400-medley relay (14th), and earned the first individual All-America honorable mention accolade of her career by placing 15th in the 200 backstroke ... Also swam on the 200-medley relay at the NCAA Championships ... Earned all-UAA honors as a member of the 200-free relay that finished second in a school-record time of 1:34.86 ... Also a member of the 200-medley relay that set the school record (1:45.53) in the prelims at the UAA Championships ... Added fifth-place finishes at the UAA Championships in the 200 backstroke, 200-medley relay and 400-medley relays, as well as an eighth-place finish in the 100 backstroke ... UAA all-academic ... CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team.

2013-14: Earned All-America honorable mention honors as a member of the 200-free relay (13th) and 400-medley relay (ninth) ... She led off the 400-medley relay that set a school record in both the prelims (3:49.81) and finals (3:49.15) at the NCAA Championships ... Also finished 17th in the 200 backstroke (2:03.10), 21st in the 100 backstroke (57.44) and 37th in the 50 free (24.53) ... Finished as the runner-up in the 200 backstroke at the UAA Championships to earn all-UAA honors ... UAA all-academic.

2012-13: Led off the 200-free relay (13th) and anchored the 200-medley relay (14th) at the NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors in both events ... The 200-medley relay also posted a school-record time (1:46.74) in the consolation finals at the NCAA Championships ... Finished 24th in the 200 backstroke and swam a season-best time (57.55) to finish 28th in the 100 backstroke at the NCAA Championships ... Earned all-UAA honors as a member of Washington U.'s third-place 200-freestyle relay team at the UAA Championships ... Posted B-cuts in the 100 backstroke (58.11) and 200 backstroke (2:03.69) at the Wheaton Invitational ... Also led off the school-record setting 200-free relay that clocked a B-cut time of 1:35.08 at Wheaton.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Rancho Bernardo High School ... School record holder in the 100 backstroke (57.93) and the 200 medley relay ... 2012 California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) champion in the 100 backstroke ... Scholastic all-American ... Scholar-athlete.

PERSONAL: Majoring in biology and neuroscience ... Daughter of David and Joyce Anderson.