As a Sophomore (2005-06): Qualified for the bonus finals of the 200 breaststroke at the ACC Championships with a season-best time of 2:25.99 in the prelims, finishing 23rd in the finals ... Swam season-best times in the 50 freestyle (25.59) and 100 freestyle (56.40) events against Emory (1/28) ... Tallied an 11th-place finish in the 100 breast at the Georgia Tech Invitational (11/19) with a season-best time of 1:07.03 ... Anchored the 200 free relay team at the ACC meet that posted a season-best time of 1:36.31 ... Ranked second on the Tech squad in the 200 breast ... Recipient of team's Tommy Towles Scholar-Athlete Award.
As a Freshman (2004-05): Clocked a lifetime-best time of 24.16 in the prelims of the 50 freestyle at the ACC Championships ... Qualified for the bonus finals of the 100 and 200 breaststroke events at the ACC meet, tallying a pair of 20th-place finishes with season-best times of 1:05.44 and 2:23.04, respectively ... Ranked second on the Tech squad in the 200 breast and third in the 100 breast.
High School: Three-year letterwinner under coach Jeff Poppell ... Led team to three consecutive Florida state championships from 2001-03 ... National High School champions in 2003-04 ... Won state title in 100-yard breaststroke as a junior and won state crowns as part of the 200 medley relay team in junior and senior seasons ... Three-time NISCA All-American in the 100 breast (2001-03) and two-time All-American in 200 medley relay (2002-03) ... Honor Roll student for all four years ... National Latin and Spanish Honor Societies.
Personal: Born Kathleen Elizabeth McGraw on Aug. 12, 1986, in Charlottesville, Va. ... Parents are Tom and Trish McGraw ... Has one younger brother, Mac (14) ... Father played football at the University of Virginia (1972-74) ... Majoring in management.
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