Katie LaBounty
Katie  LaBounty


Auburn, Wash.

High School:
Thomas Jefferson



Ohio State Prepares to Defend North Regional Crown Saturday

Buckeyes have won 23 consecutive North Regional Championships


Ohio State Celebrates 2013 Season

First-year head coach Holly Vargo-Brown, Buckeyes Conclude Year with Annual Team Banquet


Buckeyes Prep for Season Finale at U.S. National Championships

Competition will run April 9-14 in Greensboro, N.C.


Athletics Good Stuff

March 19 - 25, 2013


Buckeyes Conclude U.S. Collegiate Championships in Second

Buckeyes earn three silver medals in competition

2013 Junior Season Highlights
• Earned 2013 Most Improved Swimmer at team banquet
• Member of Scarlet Team that finished second at 2013 U.S. Collegiate Championships (89.3625)
• First-place solo finish at Boston (83.333)
• 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)
• Notched two second-place finishes in trio (Spada, Zanotto) at William & Mary (86.500) and Boston (84.250)

2012 Sophomore Season Highlights
• Member of Gray Team that finished third at U.S. Collegiate Championships (87.200)
• Member of Gray Team that finished first at Richmond (87.500)

2011 Freshman Season Highlights
• Earned team's Jessica Beck Award
• Member of Gray Team that finished third (166.150) at U.S. Senior Championships; Ohio State won the U.S. Senior title for the second time in program history
• With the Gray Team, recorded an 89.875 for fifth place in the team final of the U.S. Collegiate Championships
• Gray Team was runner-up in team final, scoring a 92.667 at the North Regional Championships; Buckeyes won their 21st North Regional crown
• Competed with Gray Team for second place at Richmond and William & Mary
• At Jessica Beck Memorial Meet, Gray Team was second with a 91.0

Prior to Ohio State
• Member of Seattle Synchronized Swimming Team from 2003-10 and Pacific Waves Synchro Club from 1997-2001
• Lettered with the Thomas Jefferson Swimming Team; swam the 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle, 500 freestyle, 100 butterfly and relays
• Named the swim team's Outstanding Freshman in 2005

• Daughter of Jeff and Christine; has one brother Nicolas
• Would like to become a physical therapist
• Hopes to qualify for the Olympics
• Enjoys watching football, cooking and listening to music
• Greatest sports thrill was accomplishing every goal at 2009 Junior Nationals