Katie Moore
Katie Moore
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
High School: Boulder Creek
Previous College: U. of North Texas
Events: Free
Major: Business Administration

One of five returning All-Americans for the Moccasins, having picked up three of those awards last year in her first year at Florida Southern… Helped Florida Southern set school records in two different relays as a junior (the 400-freestyle, and 800-freestyle).

As a junior (2017-18)… All-American in the 800-freestyle relay (7th place)… Honorable Mention All-American in the 1,000-freestyle (14th place) and 400-freestyle-relay (10th place)… Second Team All-Sunshine State Conference… SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll… Team MVP… Also competed in the 500-freestyle at the Division II National Finals… Had NCAA provisional qualifying times in the 200, 500, and 1,000-freestyle events, and anchored the Moccasins’ top qualifying teams in the 400 and 800-freestyle relays… Missed a provisional qualifying time in the 100-free by 0.12 seconds… On the anchor leg for Florida Southern’s school-record 400 and 800-freestyle relay teams… SSC silver medalist in the 500-freestyle, and took bronze in both the 200 and 1,000-free… Earned an additional bronze medal in the 800-freestyle relay… One of seven Moccasins to compete in every one of a possible 12 meets during the season, including the conference and national championships… Earned both of her individual wins in a dual meet vs. Saint Leo on January 19 in the 200 and 500-free… Finished the year #1 on the Florida Southern times list in the 200, 500, and 1,000-freestyle events, and was #5 in the 100-free… Had a top-10 time in the 50-free as well… Part of Florida Southern’s top teams in the 200 and 400-freestyle relay.

TOP INDIVIDUAL TIMES AS A JUNIOR:
50-free: 24.53 (at Shark Invitational, 10/13/17)
100-free: 52.23 (at SSC Championships, 2/25/18)
200-free: 1:49.57 (at SSC Championships, 2/23/18)
500-free: 4:51.50 (at SSC Championships, 2/24/18)
1,000-free: 10:10.77 (at SSC Championships, 2/22/18)

Prior to Florida Southern… Spent her first two seasons as a college swimmer at the University of North Texas before joining the Moccasins… Named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll and was a Commissioner’s Academic Medal recipient… Competed for the Mean Green in the 100-free, 200-free and 500-free in addition to all three freestyle relays… Helped the 800-freestyle relay team post the eighth fastest time in school history.

In high school… 2015 graduate of Boulder Creek High School… Set school records in the 200-free and 500-free, and was part of records in the 200 and 400-freestyle relays… Qualified for the Northwest Arizona Regional meet in three of four years, setting meet records in the 200 and 500-free… Reached the finals in both events at the 2014 Arizona State Championships… Swam for the Phoenix Swim Club… Personal… Daughter of Brian and Julie Moore… Has two older brothers, Kevin and Brian, who were college swimmers at Eastern Michigan University.