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Kate Douglass

Sprint Free/IM
Position
Sophomore
Class
Pelham, N.Y.
Hometown

All-America
2020: 
200 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 IM, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay

ACC Champion
2020:
100 Fly, 200 IM, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay

All-ACC
2020:
100 Fly, 200 IM, 200 Breast, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay

Virginia Career Bests 
50 Free: 21.53
100 Free: 47.77
200 Free:
1:46.29
100 Back: 52:39
100 Breast:
59.53
200 Breast:
2:05.89
100 Fly: 50.30
200 Fly: 1:56.04
200 IM: 1:51.36

2019-20
• NCAA Championships cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Named the ACC Freshman Swimmer of the Year
• Is the fourth-fastest all-time NCAA performer in the 200-yard individual medley
• Named an All-American in the 200 breast, 100 butterfly, 200 IM, 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay for qualifying for the NCAA Championships in the events
• Second highest point scorer at ACC Championships, winning five ACC titles for 91 points
• Won two individual titles in the 100-yard butterfly and 200-yard individual medley, and three relay titles in the 200-yard medley relay, 200-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard freestyle relay, at the ACC Championships
• Set an ACC and ACC meet record with the 200-yard medley relay team
• Also placed third in the 200-yard breaststroke and second in the 400-yard medley at ACCs
• Set an ACC record in the 200-yard individual medley at the Tennessee Invitational, swimming a time of 1:52.84, before topping the time at ACCs with a swim of 1:51.36
• Set an Aquatic and Fitness Center record in the 200-yard breaststroke in the Cavaliers’ home meet against Wisconsin
• Holds the UVA record in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard butterfly and 200-yard individual medley
• Helped the 200-yard medley relay set an ACC and UVA record at the Tennessee Invitational
• Advanced to the finals in 100-meter butterfly at the Toyota U.S. Open Championships placing fourth overall in addition to placing 17th in the 200-meter individual medley and 22nd in the 50-meter freestyle
• Set a UVA long course record in the 100-meter butterfly (58.48) and a 200-meter individual medley (2:12.11) in addition to capturing third-best time in school history in the 50-meter freestyle (25.70) and seventh-best time in the 100-meter freestyle (56.08)
• Set a Christiansburg Aquatic Center record in the 100-yard butterfly in the team’s meet against Virginia Tech
• Won the 200-yard breaststroke and 200-yard individual medley at the Tennessee Invitational
• Placed first in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard freestyle and 200-yard individual medley at the Trojan Invitational
• Named ACC Swimmer of the week 10/8, 11/26, 1/7
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• A 2018-19 U.S. National Junior Team member
• Competed at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Argentina and the 2017 Junior World Championships in Indianapolis
• Set the U.S. Swimming National 13-14 and 15-16 Age Group Record for the 50 free
• New York high school record holder in the 50 and 100 freestyle
• Qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trails in the 50 free, 100 and 200 breast, and 200 IM

Personal
• Daughter of Allison and William Douglass
• Has one brother, Will, and one sister, Abby