400 medley relay squad posts top finish of the day for the Lions
Big Ten Championships
2013-14 (Freshman Year)
Competed in the 500 free, 1,650 free, the 200 fly and the 800 free relay at the NCAA Championships ... Named a first team CSCAA Scholar All-American ... Finished with the second-best individual top time in the 200-yard butterfly ... Helped the 800 free relay team to honorable mention All-America honors at the NCAA Championships (3/21), taking 14th place with a time of 7:07.12 ... Touched the wall in 16:22.50 in the 1,650 free at the NCAA Championships (3/21), a personal-best ... Posted another career-best at the NCAA Championships (3/20) in the 500 free with a time of 4:42.87 ... Posted a personal-best time of 1:56.57 in the 200 fly at the Big Ten Championships (2/22) ... Took first place in the 200 fly at the Villanova Dual (1/17) with a time of 2:02.35.
Swam for Annapolis Area Christian School and head coach Scott Ward this season ... Competed for the Eagle Swim Team prior to AACS adding the program in 2012 ... Qualified for three events at the US Olympic Trials ... Earned spots on the Junior National, National and World Championship rosters during her career.
Full name is Katelyn Elizabeth Sowinski ...Born in Meridian, Mississippi on March 2, 1995 ... Parents are Jeff and Jennifer Sowinski ... Has two brothers, Andrew and Matthew.