Kansas Jayhawks

Kaitlyn Witt

Position Fly/Breast
Class Sophomore
Hometown Lincoln, Neb.
High School Lincoln Southwest HS
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Top Collegiate Times

Time Event Date Meet
24.20 50 Y Free 11/22/2019 Kansas Classic
1:03.35 100 Y Breast 03/01/2019 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship
2:19.95 200 Y Breast 03/02/2019 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship
54.52 100 Y Fly 03/01/2019 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship
2:08.83 200 Y IM 11/16/2018 Kansas Classic

2019-20 (Sophomore)

  • Placed inside the top-10 13 times this season in individual events
  • Finished sixth in the 100-yard butterfly at the Big 12 Championship (Feb. 26)
  • Placed eighth in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Big 12 Championship (Feb. 26)
  • Set personal-best marks in the 50-yard freestyle (24.03) and the 100-yard breaststroke (1:03.12)

2018-19 (Freshman)

  • All-Big 12 Second Team member
  • Won the 100-yard breaststroke event at the Kansas Classic (11/17) with a time of 1:04.74
  • Set a new personal best (1:03.35) in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Big 12 Championship
  • Won the 100-yard butterfly against TCU (10/27) with a time of 56.54
  • Earned a personal-best time in the 100-yard butterfly (54.52) at the Big 12 Championship (3/1)
  • Finished atop the podium for the 200-yard individual medley at the Kansas Classic with a personal-best time of 2:08.83
  • Ended the season with the third-fastest times on the team in the 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard breaststroke and the 100-yard butterfly

High School

  • Great Nebraska Swim Team member
  • Junior National qualifier in the 100-yard butterfly
  • Won the 2017 Nebraska High School State Championship in the 100-yard butterfly (54.77)
  • Won the same event at the same meet the following year with a time of 54.48
  • Also claimed a second-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:03.68 at the 2018 state meet

Personal

  • Daughter of Mike Witt and Leigh Ann Fetter-Witt
  • One older sister Ashley
  • Majoring in mechanical engineering