Katie Ross
Katie Ross
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Olney, Md.
High School: Sandy Springs Friends
Position: Sprint Free

2013-14: Recorded her top season times in the 50- (24.90), 100- (54.75), and 200-yd. freestyle (1:58.99) events at the 2014 America East Championships while competing as an exhibition swimmer… Earned her highest college dual meet finish of third against Howard on Jan. 11 while competing in the 1,000 free… Touched in with her season-best 100 fly (1:03.84) time at the Patriot Invitational… Named to the America East Honor Roll.

Background: Achieved sectional cuts in 2012 and 2013… Named an All Star in the Mongomery County Swim League during the 2008 long course meet… Competed in the 2007 summer zones meet.

Personal: Daughter of Amanda Benedick and Steve Ross… Has one younger sister, Barb, and one younger brother Mattie… Plans to study psychology… Born Aug. 14, 1995.