Kayla Holman
Kayla Holman
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Menlo Park, Calif.
High School: Sacred Heart Preparatory
Position: Fly, IM
Major: Electrical Engineering Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
50-Free - 24.09
100-Free - 52.81
200-Free - 1:52.72
100-Back - 57.11
200-Back - 2:14.35
200-Breast - 2:33.60
100-Fly - 57.16
200-Fly - 2:02.09
200-IM - 2:04.71
400-IM - 4:30.04

2017-18: All-American (200 Fly, 200 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … Honorable Mention All-American (200 IM, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay) … NCAA Qualifier … NEWMAC Champion (200 Free Relay) … NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (400 IM, 400 Free Relay) … CSCAA Scholar All-American … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … NEWMAC Women’s Relay Team of the Week (11/13, 11/20, 12/4) … set the program record and the NEWMAC open record in the 200 free relay at the 2018 NCAA Division III National Championship with a time of 1:33.35 during a swim-off and then the quartet placed seventh overall in 1:34.47… also at Nationals, finished fourth in the 200 fly (2:02.09), eighth in the 400 medley relay (3:49.47), tenth in the 800 free relay (7:32.64), 12th in the 400 free relay (3:27.80), 14th in the 200 IM (2:04.90) and 25th in the 400 IM (4:32.85) … at the NEWMAC Championship, took home the league title in the 200 free relay in 1:34.30 and also placed second in the 400 free relay (3:27.80), second in the 400 IM (4:34.15), third in the 100 breast (2:04.13), sixth in the 200 IM (2:10.68) and 11th in both the 400 medley relay (3:53.98) and the 800 free relay (7:43.17) … at the MIT Winter Invitational., won the 200 free relay (1:34.30), the 400 free relay (3:29.79), the 200 medley relay (1:45.16), the 400 medley relay (3:48.47) … also was the runner up in the 200 IM (2:08.30) and the 200 fly (2:03.39) and touched the wall tenth in the 100 fly (58.81) … set personal bests in seven different events including the 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 back, 200 breast, 200 fly and 200 IM over the course of the 2017-18 season … during regular season dual meets, placed inside the top-3 on 14 different occasions … swam eight NCAA “B” cut times as a sophomore.

2016-17:
Honorable Mention All-American (200 Fly, 400 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC Champion (200 IM, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 400 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC Rookie of the Year … NEWMAC Women’s Relay Team of the Week (1/9) … aided the Engineers to their best finish in program history at the NCAA Division III Championship as MIT placed fifth with a team score of 165 points …  broke the MIT program and NEWMAC open record with the 400 free relay team at the NCAA Championship with a time of 3:24.64 when the quartet placed ninth for Honorable Mention All-America honors … additionally at her first NCAA Division III Championship, earned Honorable Mention All-America accolades in the 200 fly (14th – 2:04.35) and the 400 medley relay (10th – 3:47.30) … also swam in the prelims of the 200 IM (2:07.33) and the 400 IM (4:34.90) at nationals where she placed 29th in both events … at the NEWMAC Championship, where she was named as the league’s Rookie of the Year, claimed the conference title in the 200 IM (2:06.40), the 100 fly (57.27), the 200 fly (2:04.55), the 400 free relay (3:27.42) and the 400 medley relay (3:47.38) … also came in 11th overall – first in the “B” final – in the 200 free relay with a time of 1:37.74 … at the MIT Winter Invitational, came in first in the 200 fly (2:06.12), second in the 400 medley relay (3:53.27), third in the 200 IM (2:10.04) and the 200 medley relay (1:51.01), seventh in the 50 free (24.61) and tenth in the 100 fly (59.84) … during regular season dual meets, earned four wins and 16 top-5 finishes in her respective events … individually swam ten NCAA “B” cut times as a freshman.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Sacred Heart Preparatory School … CCS 400 Free Relay Champion in 2014 and 2015 … CCS 200 Medley Relay Champion in 2014 … also swam for the Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics Club where she was named an Academic All-American in 2014 and 2015 and earned the Leadership Award in 2016 … Scholar-Athlete award in 2016 … Marie Curie Award in Sciences in 2015.