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A total of 10 Nittany Lions heading to Atlanta for NCAA Women's Swimming & Diving Championships
A total of 10 Nittany Lions heading to Atlanta for NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships
Nittany Lions place seventh
Ackman continues to lead Nittany Lions
Nittany Lions rank fourth after two days
|50 Free||22.67||2/19/15||Big Ten Championships|
|i100 Free||50.26||2/21/15||Big Ten Championships|
|100 Breast||1:02.80||12/6/14||Georgia Fall Invite
|100 Fly||54.59||12/6/14||Georgia Fall Invite
2014-15 (Sophomore Year)
Earned honorable mention All-America honors as part of the 200 freestyle relay team that placed 12th at the NCAA Championships in a school-record 1:28.30 ... Named second-team All-Big Ten after competing successfully in three top-finishing relays and three individual events ... Contributed to a second-place effort in the 200 free relay in a then-school record 1:28.50 ... Member of fifth-place 200 medley and 400 free teams ... Placed 10th individually in the 50 free in a personal-best and NCAA `B' cut time of 22.67 and also set a PR in the 100 free (50.26) ... Competed in eight meets ... Swam the 100 butterfly in five meets, including the Big Ten meet, with a personal best time of 54.59 at the Georgia Fall Invitational (12/6/14) ... Also set a PR in the 100 breast (1:02.80) at the Georgia Fall Invite, an event she also competed in at five meets ... Led off the 200 free relay team that first broke the school record in the Michigan/Virginia tri-meet (11/7).
2013-14 (Freshman Year)
Competed in five meets as well as the Big Ten Championships ... Had the fourth-best individual top time in the 50-yard freestyle ... Posted a personal best time of 51.05 in the 100-yard freestyle at the Big Ten Championships (2/22) ... Touched the wall in 23.06 in the 50 free at the Texas Invitational (12/5), the fourth-fastest time in that event by any Nittany Lion this season and a career-best ... Also recorded her best personal marks in the 100 breaststroke (1:05.23) and the 100 butterfly (55.56) at the Texas Invitational.
Swam for Central Columbia High School and head coach Tim Gardner ... Won the PIAA State Championship in the 50 freestyle as a sophomore ... Earned All-State honors in the 50 freestyle and 200 freestyle and medley relays ... Garnered All-America honors three times during her career ... Owns the school record in the 50 and 100 freestyle and 100 backstroke ... A part of the relay squad that broke the PIAA record in the 200 medley relay as a junior ... Swam for the Sunbury YMCA ... Finished ninth in the 50 freestyle at Nationals ... Qualified for the Junior Olympics in the 50 freestyle.
Full name is Kaitlin Lorrain Saloky ... Born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania on June 4, 1995 ... Parents are Paul and Sharon Saloky ... Has one sister, Kristan, and one brother, Paul.