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Katie Carroll


  • Swimmer at Club Wolverine (CW-MI)
  • in 2008 = 23 DOB: Jan 10, 1985
  • Hometown = [[Toledo, Ohio
  • in 2008 resides in [[Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • former resident of [[Toledo, Ohio
  • Coach = Bob Bowman
  • Wikipedia:Katie Carroll
  • USA Swimming's media guide provided some source materials.

Career Highlights:

Won gold as a member of the 800m free relay at the 2007 Pan American Games ... finished eighth in the 400m IM, ninth in the 200m IM, and 10th in the 200m fly at the 2006 Conoco Phillips National Championships

Pan Am Games

2007: Gold, 800m FR-R; 5, 200m FR

United States (also known as USA) Flag of the United States.svg Nationals

2007: 9, 200m FL; 14 200m IM; 9th, 400m FR ... 2006: 8, 400m IM; 9, 200m IM; 10, 200m FL

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2007 (Sr): 7, 400y IM; 12, 200y FL; 13, 800y FR-R

2007 World Rankings:

58th, 400m free; 41st, 200m fly; 95rd, 200m IM; 79th, 400m IM

2006 World Rankings:

106th, 200m free; 59th, 200m fly; 42nd, 200m IM; 42nd, 400m IM

2005 World Rankings:

121st, 200m fly; 105th, 200m IM; 53rd, 400m IM


Collegiate: 2005 and 2007 All-American ... 28-time All-Big East ... 2004, 2007 Big East Most Outstanding Swimmer


High School: Notre Dame Academy '03 College: Notre Dame '07 College Major: Anthropology

Ambitions, Aspirations, Goals, Dreams


Family, Village, Community

Parents: Jack and Chris ... father is a podiatrist and mother is a teacher

Family, Village, Community

Parents: Parents ... "They have been my backbone and are responsible for teaching me my morals and beliefs." Sibling(s): Older brothers (John and Pat) swan for Miami (Ohio) ... younger brother (Mike) currently swims for Miami (Ohio) Started Swimming: Age 7 ... "I was a pretty spastic kid so I think my parents just tossed me in a pool to get rid of my energy. My brother also began swimming at a young age, and I basically tried to follow whatever they did." Sports Played Before Swimming: Soccer, dance, cross country Nickname(s): KC Pet(s): One dog (Shamrock) who is a Golden Retriever Hobbies Outside the Pool: Watching college football (especially Norte Dame), running, reading, hanging out with friends Ultimate Way to Relax: Sleeping "when I can," watching TV

Training Notes


Swims 7-8,000 meters/yards per day, 4 hours a day, 6 days a week More: Is the only member of her family that did not go to college at Miami (Ohio) Favorites: Movie: Pretty Woman

International Medals

2007 Pan American Games 2007: Gold, 800m FR-R

Top Times

Event Best Year 200m FR 2:01.25 Jun 08 200m FL 2:11.04 Jul 07


Swimvitational - 6 Final, 200m FR; 3 Final, 400m FR 08 SCSC GP - 14 Final, 200m FR; 4 Final, 400m FR; 4 Final, 800m FR SC WORLDS - 8 Final, 400m FR (Short Course Meters)


SCY NATS - t9 Final, 200y FR; t3 Final, 500y FR; 12 Final, 200y FL; 4 Final, 400y FR-R; 2 Final, 800y FR-R; 6 Final, 400y MED-R SUM NATS - 9 Final, 400m FR; 9 Final, 200m FL; 14 Final, 200m IM; 10 Final, 400m IM; 5 Final, 400m FR-R; 3 Final, 800m FR-R; 12 Final, 400m MED-R PAN AMS - 5 Final, 200m FR; 1 Final, 800m FR-R SCSC GP - 21 Final, 200m FR; 14 Final, 400m FR; 5 Final, 200m FL


US OPEN - 9 Final, 200m FR; 12 Final, 400m FR; 17 Final, 100m FL; 21 Final, 200m FL SUM NATS - 16 Final, 200m FR; 10 Final, 200m FL; 9 Final, 200m IM; 8 Final, 400m IM NCAA - 13 Final, 200y IM 2005 SUM NATS - 18 Final, 200m FL; 11 Final, 200m IM; 9 Final, 400m IM 2002 SUM NATS - 17 Final, 200m IM; 17 Final, 400m IM