Georgia Tech held spring commencement ceremonies on Saturday at McCamish Pavilion
Georgia Tech swimming and diving defeated SCAD on Saturday at McAuley Aquatic
Senior Day promises to be a special day for Georgia Tech Swimming and Diving
Georgia Tech swimming and diving host Florida State and SCAD on Jan. 28
Georgia Tech swimming and diving wraps up day one; day two starts at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 18
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2014-15 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2013-14 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 (Senior): Competed for the Yellow Jackets in seven meets, swimming in the 50 free, 100 and 200 fly events on the season ... Battled injuries all season long ... Recorded the eighth-fastest time on the season for Tech in the 200 fly (2:09.72) and the 10th-best time in the 100 fly (58.69) .... Finished fourth overall in the 150 fly (1:35.05) versus Georgia Southern in the season opener ... Touched the wall in seventh-place overall in the 200 fly (2:15.21) event in the dual meet with Alabama ... Finished ninth in the 50 free (26.46) versus Georgia and in the 200 fly (2:09.72) against Florida State and SCAD on Senior Day ... Also finished 10th in the 200 fly (2:17.52) versus Cincinnati and FAU and in the 100 fly (58.69) on Senior Day against SCAD and FSU.
2015-16 (Junior): Struggled with an injury during the season ... Competed in the 200 free, 100 fly, 100 breast, 200 fly and 200 IM over the course of the season ... Swam a season-best 200 fly of 2:07.77, narrowly missing her career-best time at the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Turned in a season-best time of 58.20 in the 100 fly at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
2014-15 (Sophomore): Added depth for the Jackets in the butterfly and IM events ... Recorded team's third-fastest time of the season in the 200 fly with a time of 2:08.35, finishing ninth at the double-dual meet versus Notre Dame and South Carolina ... Clocked in with a season-best mark of 2:09.98 in the 200 IM at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
2013-14 (Freshman): Contributed in three events for the Yellow Jackets as a freshman ... Competed in the 100 fly, 200 fly and 200 IM ... Finished 21st overall at the Georgia Tech Invitational in the 200 IM with a season-best time of 2:09.52 ... Recorded a pair of season-best times versus Darton in both the 100 fly (57.57) and 200 fly (2:07.32).
Before Tech: A four time letterwinner under coach Ron Loula ... Qualified for the NCSA Junior Nationals in both the 100m and 200m events in 2012 ... A member of the Honor Roll, Beta Club and French Club.
Personal: Full name is Samantha Christine Kase ... Born June 30, 1995 in Johns Creek, Ga. ... Daughter of Bob and Susan Kase ... Has two brothers in Dylan and George ... Father, Bob, graduated from Tech in 1984... Brother, Dylan, swam for Tech (2015)... Uncle, Crayton, was also a collegiate swimmer at Sewanee ... Majoring in business administration.
|Kase's Career Top Times (3/29/17)|
|50 Free||25.92||2016 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|200 Free||2:04.07||at West Virginia (10/16/15)|
|100 Breast||1:15.91||at West Virginia (10/16/15)|
|100 Fly||57.57||vs. Darton (2/1/14)|
|200 Fly||2:07.32||vs. Darton (2/1/14)|
|200 IM||2:09.52||2013 Georgia Tech Invitational|
|400 IM||4:39.42||2013 Georgia Tech Invitational|