Kansas Jayhawks

Katy Schlies

Position Free/IM
Class Senior
Hometown Carmel, Ind.
High School Carmel HS
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Top Collegiate Times

Time Event Date Meet
23.94 50 Y Free 02/27/2019 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship
52.44 100 Y Free 02/22/2017 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship
55.49 100 Y Fly 03/01/2019 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship
2:04.93 200 Y Fly 11/17/2017 Kansas Classic
2:03.87 200 Y IM 02/28/2019 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship

2019-20 (Senior)

  • Finished inside the top-10 in eight individual events
  • Placed first in the 200-yard individual medley against William Jewell (Jan. 16)
  • Claimed personal-best times in the 100-yard freestyle (52.28), 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.37), 100-yard butterfly (54.79) and the 200-yard individual medley (2:03.77)

2018-19 (Junior)

  • Swam to personal-best times in the 100-yard butterfly (55.49), 200-yard butterfly (2:04.93) and 200-yard individual medley (2:03.87) at the Big 12 Championship (2/28-3/2)

2017-18 (Sophomore)

  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • 2017 Fall Athletic Director’s & Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Rolls
  • 2018 Spring Athletic Director’s & Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Rolls
  • Set lifetime-best in the 200-yard individual medley at the Big 12 Championship (2/23) with an 11th-place finish (2:04.54)
  • Broke personal-best time in the 100-yard butterfly preliminary event (55.64)
  • Set two season-best times at the Kansas Classic (11/17-19) in the 200-yard butterfly (2:04.93) and the 50-yard freestyle (24.54)

2016-17 (Freshman)

  • Earned Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team honors
  • Broke two-lifetime marks at the Big 12 Championship (2/22-25), placing 17th in both the 200-yard individual medley (2:04.99) and 400-yard IM (4:29.57)
  • Set a new lifetime best in the 400-meter short course freestyle (5:14.71) at William Jewell (1/19)

High School 

  • State champion all four years
  • Broke the record for most consecutive state championships (30) her senior season
  • Three top-16 finishes in three different state championship events
  • Scholar Athlete
  • USA Swimming Scholastic All-American

Personal

  • Daughter of Bill and Jill Schlies
  • One older sibling, Mike
  • Majoring in journalism