Katelyn Rossick
Katelyn Rossick
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Middletown, Md.
High School: Middletown
Position: IM, Back, Fly
Major: Materials Science and Engineering

2013-13: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (400 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (400 IM) … Honorable Mention All-America (400 Free Relay) … College Swim Coaches Association (CSCA) Academic All-America … CSCAA Scholar All-American First Team was very versatile this season, swimming a number of different events, including the 200 fly, 200 back and the IM events … won the 200 fly at the first meet of the season against Springfield College (11/10) in 2:11.99 … touched first in the 400 IM at the MIT Invitational (11/30-12/01) with a time of 4:31.30 and at the Wheaton Invitational (2/01-2) in a 4:42.19 … came first in the 200 IM in the home meet against Tufts (1/19) in 2:12.59 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), she was part of the 200 Free Relay that came 11th in an NCAA B cut time of 1:36.54 … was part in the 400 Free Relay that finished first in a 3:27.63, that set a new NEWMAC Meet record, NEWMAC Open record and MIT school record … finished third in the 200 IM in 2:07.07, earning a B cut … was second in the 200 IM with a time of 4:32.36, earning another B cut … came sixth in the 200 fly with a 2:12.76 … at the NCAA Championships (3/20-23), she was part of the 400 Free Relay in prelims that set a new MIT record with a time of 3:27.46, going 3:29.75 at finals to take 15th place … finished 25th in the 200 IM with a time of 2:08.26 … came 20th in the 400 IM in 4:33.07 … was 30th in the 200 fly with a 2:10.74.

2011-12: All-American (800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (400 IM, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (200 IM) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … picked up a pair of wins in the 200 free at Wellesley (11/16) and vs. Colby (1/14) … third at the distance in two other meets … won three times in the 200 back … best time of the regular season was a 2:06.52 that was good for second at the MIT Invitational (12/2) … second in four other meets as well … won the 200 fly at Bowdoin (1/19) … in seven races in the 200 IM she won at Bowdoin and was second in the other six … won twice in the 400 IM at the MIT Invitational and at the New England Invitational (11/5) … won the 400 IM at the NEWMAC Championships with a B cut effort of 4:32.25 … swam the leadoff on the conference champion 800 free relay … fourth in the 200 back … second in the 200 IM with another B cut of 2:07.62 … at the NCAA Championships she swam leg two for the eighth-place 800 free relay.

2010-11: Two-time All-American … saw most of her action in backstroke and IM events … first team All-NEWMAC in the 200 back, 400 IM and 800 free relay … second team All-NEWMAC in the 200 IM and 200 free relay … won the 100 back against Tufts (1/22) … won five 200 back races during the regular season … also won the 200 IM three times and 400 IM twice … second in the 200 IM at the NEWMAC Championships … won the 400 IM title in a meet and school record time of 4:29.45 … won the 200 back in 2:06.18 to set a pool record … swam the third leg on the conference champion 800 free relay that set a meet and school record of 7:35.86 … honorable mention All-American at the NCAA Championships in the 400 IM, finishing 16th … part of an honorable mention All-America relay (11th in the 800 free).

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in materials science and engineering with a minor and a concentration in archaeology … was an R&D intern in materials resource division … worked on developing a sheer-thinning, injectable hydrogel to help stop internal bleeding and act as a scaffold for tissue regrowth in the Olsen and McKinley Labs at MIT … Bilotti-Wood Memorial Scholarship … Meagher Memorial Scholarship … coached with the Braddock Heights Barracudas swim team … volunteered at a local women’s shelter.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Middletown High School … national finalist for the Wendy’s High School Heisman … 10-time state champion … broke eight school records … USA Swimming Scholastic All-American … three-time Frederick County Swimmer of the Year … Frederick County Scholar-Athlete of the Year … Valedictorian … Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award … AP Scholar with Distinction.