Katie Tiell
Katie Tiell
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Tiffin, Ohio

Junior (2018-19): Participated in four meets…swam four events, 100 free, 200 free, 500 free and 1000 free, at the NSU Shark Invite (10/5-6), taking 14th in the 1000 with a time of 12:16.27…recorded season-best times in the 200 free (2:05.44), 500 free (5:31.75) and 1650 free (19:16.49) at the SCAD Invitational (11/29-12/1).

Sophomore (2017-18): Participated in all eight meets for the Fighting Knights…set personal bests for the 50 free (26.55) during the 2018 SSC Championships (02/23)…swam in the St. Leo vs. Lynn meet placing forth in the 1000 free (11:45.49) and fifth in the 500 free (5:41.76) (10/14)…swam in the Lynn vs. Keiser, Rollins meet placing fifth in the 1000 free (11:43.41) (10/28)…swam in the Florida Tech vs. Saint Leo placing sixth in the 1000 free (11:43.75) (01/27)…posting sixth in both the 200 free (2:10.38) and the 500 free (5:45.24) (02/03)…swam the 50 free (26.55) 1000 free (11:24.67) 1650 free (19:00.76) during the times finals at the 2018 SSC Championship meet…earned SSC Commissioner Honor Roll recognition for earning a 3.2 grade point average or better.

Freshman (2016-17): Competed in five regular season meets…recording one top-three finish…swam in one A-Final (400 free relay) and two B-Finals (200 and 800 free relays) at the Sunshine State Conference Championship (2/16-19)…set season-bests in the 200 free (2:00.21), 500 free (5:22.91), 1000 free (11:03.02) and 1650 free (18:42.11) all during the SSC Championship…earned SSC Commissioner Honor Roll recognition for earning a 3.2 grade point average or better.

High School: Attended Tiffin Calvert High School where she was a four-time varsity all-district swimmer…Tiell’s best finish came at the 2016 Ohio District Championships (Northwest) where she placed in tenth in the 200 Free with a time of 2:01.46.

Personal: Born January 15, 1998…daughter of Dr. Bonnie and Greg Tiell…has one sister; Kimberly…majoring in Communication and Emerging Media.