Briefly... Katie Hicks is in her second season with LMU swimming... teammates selected her to serve as captain for the season... also plays water polo for LMU...
At LMU... 2006... won the PCSC title in the 100 freestyle, establishing a new school record of 51.16... was PCSC runner-up in the 50 freestyle... also set a new school record in the 200 freestyle, taking third place at the PCSC Championship... swam the freestyle leg on the conference-winning 200 medley relay that established a new PCSC and LMU program record... also anchored the 400 medley relay that shattered the existing school record by eight seconds while placing second at the PCSC Championships... continued her undefeated streak in sprint freestyle events in dual meet competition, winning the 50 and 100 freestyles throughout the season including critical victories over WCC-rival schools Pepperdine and San Diego... also had dual meet victories in the 200 freestyle, 100 butterfly, 100 backstroke and 200 IM events... was the winner of the Sprint Medley Event at the LMU Pentathlon... 2005... went undefeated in all dual meet freestyle sprint events... set program records in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle events, placing third in both the 50 (23.62) and 100 (51.67), and fourth in the 200 (1:54.35) at the PCSC Championships...member of the winning 200 medley relay team at the PCSC Championship with a time of 1:47.31... Member of LMU's 200, 400 and 800 freestyle relays that established new program records...scored four first-place wins in LMU's first-ever dual win over San Diego and Pepperdine... was named the high-point sprinter at the Malibu Invitational...
High School... a 2002 graduate of San Luis Obispo High School in San Luis Obispo, CA... was a three sport athlete, earning letters in water polo, swimming, and volleyball... was a four-time All-CIF selection in water polo... named an honorable mention All-American her junior season in swimming for Coach Rick Ernstrom... was a volleyball All-CIF selection her senior season...
Personal... Katie D. Hicks was born October 4, 1984, in San Luis Obispo, CA... daughter of Susan and Stephen Hicks... has two sisters, Stephanie and Christie... a studio arts major.