Molly Kowal
Molly  Kowal

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Merchantville, N.J.

High School:
Nazareth Academy

Event:
IM, Freestyle

03/17/2018

Buckeyes Finish 13th at NCAA Championships

What a season for the Buckeyes

03/15/2018

Liz Li Takes Bronze in the 50 Free at NCAA Championships

Day three begins at 9 a.m. ET

02/17/2018

Buckeyes Finish Third at Big Ten Championships

Liz Li accomplishes rare feat and dominated the Big Ten meet

02/16/2018

Buckeyes Claim Three Titles on Third Day of Big Tens

Day four of Big Ten Championships begin on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. ET

02/15/2018

Liz Li Wins Third Straight 50 Freestyle Title

Day three of Big Ten Championships begin on Thursday morning at 11 a.m. ET

As a freshman (2017): OSU Scholar Athlete … qualified for NCAA Championships as a freshman and swam in three events: 400 IM, 500 freestyle, and 1650 freestyle … had a great first trip to Big Ten Championships, swimming in the same three events and earning two Top 10 finishes: she finished sixth in the 1650 free and tenth in the 400 IM … her Ohio State debut came in the FGCU Invitational, where she swam in the 200 breaststroke and 200 IM … primarily swam distance freestyle events but also competed regularly in breaststroke and IM events as well

Background
: Four-year letterwinner at Nazareth Academy … All-District honoree all four years of high school and two-time All-State … member of the Jersey Wahoos swim club for 12 years, winning Most Outstanding Swimmer four times and National Swimmer of the Year three times … Olympic Trials qualifier in the 400 IM, which she lists as her greatest sports thrill