Katie Spada
Katie  Spada


Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Los Gatos

Human Nutrition/Dietetics


Buckeyes Earn Second Place at U.S. Collegiate Championships

Maryanko wins Individual High Point; Six Buckeyes earn All-American laurels


Buckeyes Win Gold, Advance Teams to Finals at U.S. Collegiate Championships

Baranski and J. Gaylard capture Figures A and B titles


Ohio State Prepares to Defend North Regional Crown Saturday

Buckeyes have won 23 consecutive North Regional Championships


Ohio State Finishes First at Incarnate Word

Buckeyes earn first place in trio, solo and team competition


Buckeyes Set to Compete at Richmond, William & Mary

Scarlet and Gray will face Richmond, William and Mary Saturday, Sunday


SYNCH: Ohio State hosting Jessica Beck Memorial Meet

Feb. 2, 2013 McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion Columbus, Ohio

2014 Junior Season Highlights

• Winner of an academic award from USA Synchro
• Awarded the Buckeye Power Club award
• Finished first place in the trio competition (Aton, Nicholson) at the Ohio State Inivitational (84.7) and Incarnate Word (81.0)
• Member of the Scarlet team that placed first at the Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (88.19), Incarnate Word (85.1) and U.S. Senior National Championships (85.000)
• Member of Scarlet team that tied for second at US Collegiate Championships (88.5000)
• On OSU's team that placed 2nd at the US Collegiate Championships
• On the team that won the U.S. Senior National Championships

2013 Sophomore Season Highlights

• Earned 2013 U.S. Collegiate All-America honors
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Earned 2013 Joann Ferguson Kale Award at team banquet. This honor recognizes a swimmer who is friendly, helpful, and respectful of others.
• 2013 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
• Member of Scarlet Team that captured second place at U.S. Senior National Championships (169.4125) and 2013 U.S. Collegiate Championships (89.3625)
• Member of Scarlet Team that posted first-place finishes at North Regional Championships (90.000), Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (90.500), William & Mary (91.667) and Boston (87.833)
• Captured first place in trio (Colville, Zanotto) at Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (85.500) and Richmond (88.000)
• Notched two second-place finishes in trio routine (LaBounty, Zanotto) at William & Mary (86.500) and Boston (84.250)

2012 Freshman Season Highlights

• Received 2012 "Sunshine" Award at team banquet
• OSU Scholar-Athlete
• Member of Scarlet Squad that captured team routine title at Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (88.830), Wheaton Collegiate Invitational (89.0) and Gator Synchro Invitational (88.833)
• Member of Scarlet Team that finished second at U.S. Collegiate Championships (89.850)

Prior to Ohio State

• Member of Santa Clara Aquamaids (2010-2011), Nevada Desert Mermaids (2008-2009)
• At Swiss Open Championships, placed second in team and first in combo routine
• Finished second in team, second in duet, fifth in figures at 2011 Junior Nationals ... finished seventh in duet at 2011 Senior Nationals
• Competed for USA Junior World Team in 2010; finished seventh in team routine, seventh in combo at FINA Junior World Championships
• At 2010 Junior Nationals, placed first in team routine, second in duet, and fourth in figures
• At 2010 Senior Nationals, team routine finished in fifth
• In 2009, team placed sixth at Junior Nationals
• Member of 2009 USA Junior National Team at Pan American games, team routine captured second place
• Captured first in team routine, second in duet routine, third in figures at 2008 US Age Group Nationals
• Member of 2009 USA Junior National Team at Pan American games, placing second in duet and team


• Daughter of Denise and Tony; younger brother, Michael
• Father, Tony, played baseball at Michigan State, batting in the fourth spot behind Kirk Gibson.
• Plans to work as a registered dietician with oncology patients
• Greatest sports thrill was representing the United States on the world stage at the 2010 World Junior Championships, completing the routine and looking up at the U.S. section cheering