Laura Banks
Laura  Banks


Rocky River, Ohio

High School:
Rocky River



OSU Winter Invite – Day Two

Stapp, McFadden, Chavez, Burt and Gloude win titles on day two of Winter Invite


OSU Winter Invite – Day One

Mortimer, Gloude, Landstra and McDermott win races


Shamrock Invitational – Day Two

Loy registers highest finish of the day for the Buckeyes in the 100 freestyle


Shamrock Invitational -- Day One

Liz Li claims gold in the 50 freestyle

Career Bests

Rocky River High School
Swam under the direction of Mark Harris for four years … Most Valuable Swimmer for Rocky River as senior … three-time All-Ohio swimmer … OHSAA Scholar-Athlete … Great Lakes Conference Scholar-Athlete … Outstanding Senior Award … Academic All-American swimmer in the 100 breaststroke for two years … captain of Rocky River … claimed gold in the 200 L breaststroke at the 2017 Lake Erie Senior Championships with a time of 2:47.15 … garnered silver in the 50 L breaststroke at the 2017 Speedo Champions Series in Columbus with a readout of 35.12.

Daughter of Christine and Michael Banks … has a younger sister (Angelina) … majoring in human nutrition … chose Ohio State to be a member of an incredible swim program while pursuing an excellent education … plans to pursue a career in the medical field after graduation with hopes of helping others.