Women's Swimming

Katie Rick
Katie Rick

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Morgan Hill, Calif.

High School:
Live Oak HS

Height:
5-8

Event:
Breaststroke/IM/Sprint Freestyle



BRIEFLY
Katie Rick is in her fourth season with LMU swimming...

AT LMU
2012-13... one of the team's most versatile swimmers, began the season winning the PCSC freestyle pentathlon... scored points in six different events throughout the season, including a first-place victory over USD in the 200 IM... set personal-best times in 50, 100, 200 and 500 freestyle, 100 and 200 breaststroke, 200 and 400 individual medley... placed 24th in the 100 breaststroke at the MPSF Championship... MPSF Academic All-Conference selection...

2011-12... notched career bests in the 50 (24.31) and 200 (1:55.80) freestyle, 100 (1:06.48) and 200 (2:25.72) breaststroke... swam a season best 24.31 in the 50 freestyle and 2:09.92 in the 200 IM...

2010-11... had a breakout year in swimming, notching personal-best times in six different events, including the 50 (24.63), 100 (53.44), and 200 freestyle (1:57.6r), the 100 (1:07.05) and 200 breaststroke (2:29.55), and the 200 IM (2:14.06)... 100 breaststroke time of 1:07.05 moved into LMU's All-Time Top-10, placing sixth... also a member of LMU's women's water polo team during the 2011 campaign...

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2010 graduate of Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, Calif... a four-year varsity letterwinner under coach Lynn Vidali-Gautshi... served as team captain in each of her final two seasons... garnered All-League and All-City recognition in all four seasons... a CCS finalist, she was a Blosson Valley League five-time individual champion... also competed in water polo in high school... was a varsity starter in all four seasons of high school water polo... served as team captain as a junior and senior... earned All-Area recognition as a junior and senior, and All-City accolades in all four seasons... scored 104 goals as senior... named Blosson Valley Junior of the Year in 2009... a first-team All-CCS selection, she was named a 2010 Academic All-American...

PERSONAL
Kathryn Lisa Rick was born on September 11, 1992 in San Jose, Calif... parents are Lisa and John Rick... has one brother, Steven, who swims at UC San Diego... was recruited by Hawaii and San Jose State, but chose LMU because she wanted to compete in both water polo and swimming, and she enjoys the Southern California weather... an athletic training major.

Best Collegiate Times
50 Freestyle 24.31
100 Freestyle
53.06
200 Freestyle 1:55.80
100 Breaststroke 1:06.24
200 Breaststroke 2:25.72
200 Individual Medley 2:09.93

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