Katie Records
Katie Records
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lafayette, Calif.
High School: Acalanes HS
Position: Breaststroke

UC SANTA BARBARA

2015 THREE-TIME MPSF CHAMPION - 100 BR, 200 BR, 200 IM
2015 UCSB FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
2015 MPSF ATHLETE OF THE WEEK (NOV. 19, JAN. 28)
2014-15: Placed 11th in the 100 breaststroke (1:02.01) and 7th in the 200 breaststroke (2:14.71) at Texas Invitational...Placed 2nd in the 200 IM (2:00.91) and 1st in the 200 breaststroke (2:13.56) at A3 Invitational...Tied Hawaii's Jasmine Alkhaldi for highest number of points earned at MPSF Championships at 60 points...Led the UCSB Team with three MPSF titles in the 200 IM (2:01.20), 100 breaststroke (1:02.18), and 200 breaststroke (2:14.00)...Was nominated and chosen as MPSF Athlete of the Week twice in the season.

2013-14:
Won 200 and 400 yard medley relays in Tri Meet on Oct. 25…1st place in 100 yard breaststroke (1:04.05) and 200 yard breaststoke (2:17.10) at Spiker Aquatics Center on Nov. 1…1st in 200 yard medley relay (1:42.05) versus UCSD on Nov. 9...1st in 400 yard medley relay (3:48.30) versus University of Nevada on Jan. 10…Won 200 yard medley relay (1:43.00) against University of Pacific on Jan. 24 and also won the 200 yard breaststoke (2:21.11)…1st in 100 yard breaststroke (1:04.96) against Cal Poly on Feb.1…1st in 200 medley relay (1:39.87) and 2nd in 100 yard breaststroke (1:01.66) at MPSF Championships on Feb. 19 and 20

2012 OLYMPIC TRIALS QUALIFIER - 200 M BREASTSTROKE
2012 MID-MAJOR ALL-AMERICAN HONORABLE MENTION
2012 MPSF CHAMPION- 200 BREASTSTROKE
2012 MPSF FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR 
2011-12: Placed 11th in the 200-yard individual medley (2:04.13), second in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:02.08) and finished first in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:13.41) at the MPSF Championships…Broke all of her personal records throughout the 2011-2012 swim season and was named MPSF Freshman of the Year.  

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Acalanes High School where she swam for coaches Jeff Miller and Marc Cavallero…Was a 2011 All-American in the 100 breaststroke…Set school records in the 100 breast, 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay…Swam club with Terrapin Swim Team under coaches Paul Stafford and Rick Waterhouse…Took ninth place in the 400 medley relay at the 2011 Junior Nationals…Also competed in Irish Dance, on the Tap/Jazz Team and in cheerleading.

PERSONAL
Katherine Lynn Records was born on Oct. 16, 1993 in Bridgeport, Conn.…Is majoring in sociology and lists becoming an FBI agent or a wedding planner as dream careers…Enjoys laying on the beach and sleeping in her free time...Was a competitive Irish dancer that competed at the World Championships in Philadelphia and Glasgow and at the All-Ireland Championships...Lists her top pre-race pump up song as "I'm Ready" by AJR...Enjoys snacking on blueberries or green smoothies before a meet...Began swimming at age 9...Favorite aspect of college swimming is the team atmosphere...If she could add an event to each meet it would be the 150 IM (no backstroke)...Qualifying for Olympic Trials in the 200 Breaststroke is the proudest achievement of her swimming career.

"Believe" - Girummie (her grandmother)
"It is what it is" - Heather Records (her mother)