Katy Hinkle
Katy Hinkle
Year: Senior
Hometown: Arlington, Va.
High School: Yorktown
Position: Sprint Free
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Winthrop

Senior · 2010-11
Captured wins in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle races and helped 400 free relay team to pool-record time of 3:30.08 at Dartmouth/Cornell meet ... Earned wins as part of the 400 medley and 200 free relay teams and in the 100 back against Columbia Nov. 19 ... Set a school record in the 50 free with a time of 22.87 at the Georgia Invitational Dec. 2 ... A member of the 200 free relay team that set the scool record of 1:32.49 on Dec. 2 at the Georgia Invitational ... Swam as a member of the 12th-place 400 medley relay team at the Georgia Invitational ... Member of the ninth-place 200 medley team at the Georgia Invitational ... Finished 11th in the 100 free at the Georgia Invitational with a time of 50.32 ... Won the 100 Back with a time of 57.79 against Brown Jan. 14 ... Won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.59 against Penn Jan. 23 ... Helped the 400 free relay team finish first in 3:24.45 and finished second in the 50-yard freestyle in 23.42 at the Yale/Princeton tri-meet Jan. 28 ... Set new school record in the 50 free with a time of 22.74 at the 2011 Ivy Championships and was part of school-record breaking 200 free relay team at the same meet ... Collected three All-Ivy League second team honors, finishing second in the 50 free and helping both the 200 and 400 free relay squads to runner-up finishes at the league championships.

Junior · 2009-10
Helped 200 free relay team capture second with an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 1:32.73 at Ivy Championships … Placed third in the 100 free with a time of 51.15 at Ivy Championships … Named to All-Ivy League second team … Helped 400 free relay team capture the title at HYP meet with mark of 3:28.35 … Won the 100 free at Harvard Invitational.

Sophomore · 2008-09
Recipient of the Coach’s Award … Won the 100 backstroke, finished third in 50 freestyle and fifth in the 100 free at Ivy League Championships ... Anchored the winning 200 free relay squad at Ivy League Championships ... Part of second-place 400 free and third-place 200 and 400 medley relay squads at Ivy League Championships … Provisionally qualified for NCAA Championships as a part of the 400 free relay team at the Ivy League Championships … Won the 50 free at the HYP meet.

Before Harvard
Six-time individual All-American ... Eight-time relay All-American ... Member of back-to-back state championship teams ... Holds six school records ... National High School Swim League record holder in 200 freestyle and 200 medley relays ... Valedictorian

Interests include traveling, reading, 'Friends' reruns and crossword puzzles.