Synchronized Swimming

Khadija Zanotto


Los Gatos, Calif.

High School:
St. Francis

Hospitality and Business Management

Khadija Zanotto


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


Buckeyes Open U.S. Collegiate Championships

Buckeyes advance to solo, duet and trio finals Saturday


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


SYNCH: Ohio State hosting Jessica Beck Memorial Meet

Feb. 2, 2013 McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion Columbus, Ohio

2014 Junior Season Highlights

• Earned US All American Honors at US Collegiate Championships
• On OSU's team that placed 2nd at the US Collegiate Championships
• On the team that won the U.S. Senior National Championships
• U.S. Collegiate Academic All-American
• Scarlet Team Buckeye Award
• Second place finish in the trio competition (Aton, Nicholson) at the Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (84.4)
• 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)
• Placed third in duet competition (Baranski) at Incarnate Word (80.75)
• Took third place in trio competition (Baranski, Nicholson) at US Collegiate Championships (86.5000)
• Member of Scarlet team that tied for second at US Collegiate Championships (88.5000)

2013 Sophomore Season Highlights

Collected bronze medal in World University Games
• Earned 2013 U.S. Collegiate All-America honors
• Academic All-Big Ten
• 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, Spada) at Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (85.500) and Richmond (88.000)
• Notched two second-place finishes in trio routine (Spada, LaBounty) at William & Mary (86.500) and Boston (84.250)

2012 Freshman Season Highlights

• Named to U.S. Collegiate All-America team
• Named to U.S. Collegiate Academic Team
• Awarded 2012 Scarlet Team Buckeye Award at team banquet
• 2011-12 Dean's List
• OSU Scholar-Athlete
• Third-place trio finish with former Buckeyes Java Nikbakht and Lauren Robinson at U.S. Collegiate Championships, scoring 86.500
• Member of Scarlet Squad that finished second at U.S. Collegiate Championships (89.850)
• Member of Scarlet Squad that captured team routine title at Jessica Beck Memorial Meet (88.830), Wheaton Collegiate Invitational (89.0), Gator Synchro Invitational (88.833)

Prior to Ohio State

• Member of 2010 National Team I
• Junior National Team Champion on 2009 USA Junior National Team
• 2008 Junior National Team Champion, duet placed second


• Daughter of Kimberly and Dan
• Sister Kendra is a 2004 Olympic Bronze Medalist in Synchronized Swimming
• Hopes to one day take over family business and open an Italian restaurant
• Enjoys cooking, spending time outdoors and spending time with friends and family

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