Katie Wright
Katie  Wright

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wexford, Penn.

High School:
North Allegheny

Event:
Freestyle

As a freshman (2017): OSU Scholar Athlete … competed at Big Ten Championships as a freshman, swimming in three events: 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle, and 100 breaststroke … made her Buckeye debut in the season-opening meet against Kenyon, swimming in the 50 and 100 free … had the second-fastest 50 free and 100 breast times among freshmen on the team.

Background:
Lettered all four years at North Allegheny High School as a swimmer … two-time All-American and a state champion in 2015 as a member of the medley relay … swam for the Allegheny North Swim Club from 2010 through 2016 … lists her greatest sports thrill as winning her state championship as a part of the medley relay … daughter of Brian and Jane Wright … her father was a diver in college.