Women's Swimming & Diving

Katie Waszkiewicz
Katie Waszkiewicz
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Farmingdale, N.Y.
High School: Farmingdale
Position: Butterfly/Breast

2015-16: Took first in two events in meet with CSI, claiming the top spot in the 200 IM (2:28.92) and the 100 butterfly (1:08.63) (11/2)... Finished second with a time of 1:00.21 in the 100 free in tri-meet vs. Baruch and Adelphi (11/12)... Finished second with a time of 2:28.14 in the 200 IM and finished third in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:18.90 vs Hunter College (11/23)... Took third place in the 200 medley (2:27.87) and third place in the 400-yard IM (5:18.19) at the Ranger Invitational (12/4)… Claimed third overall in the 200-yard butterfly with a time of 2:32.32 at Session 3 of the Ranger Invitational (12/5)… Finished with a time of 27.40 in the 50 free, and 1:06.24 in the 100 fly vs USMMA (12/11) ... Placed second in the 200 IM with a time of 2:34.06, and second in the 100 fly (1:08.19) vs William Patterson (1/12)...  Placed second in the 400 IM with a time of 5:38.31 vs St Francis (1/18)... Picked up the victory in the 200 IM with a time of 2:29.52 in a tri-meet with Maritime and York (1/21)... Was 17th in the 200 fly with a time of 2:23.96 at the Metropolitan Conference Championships, and set a new school record in the 200 free relay, posting a time of 1:41.79 (2/21).

2014-15: Made her Knights debut at the tri-meet against Pace University and York College where she placed second in both the 200 individual medley with a mark of 2:27.27 and the 100 yard breastroke with a mark of 1:18.68 (10/27)...Captured her first win as a member of the Knights in the 100 free with her mark of 1:01.88 in the dual meet with the College of New Rochelle (11/5)...Had another first place performance in the 100 free in the tri-meet with Adelphi University and Baruch College, where she lowered her mark to 58.26 (11/13)...Captured first in the 100 free and placed second in the 200 individual medley with a season-best mark of 2:25.82 in the dual meet with Hunter College (11/24)...Placed first in the 200 IM with her time of 2:26.06 and swam a leg on the winning 800 freestyle relay that posted an overall mark of 9:21.01 at the Ranger Invitational (12/5-7)...Finished second in the 200 IM in the dual meet with USMMA (12/10)...Won a pair of races in the Knights' dual meet with SUNY Maritime, claiming the 200 freestyle with a new season-best time of 2:10.56 and the 100 breastroke with her mark of 1:18.74 (1/22).

Before Queens: Was a three-sport athlete at Farmingdale High School where she was a four-year varsity member of the swim team...Ran two-years of track and played four-years of softball for the Dalers...Named Scholar-Athlete twice and All-Division once with swimming...Chosen All-Division and Scholar-Athlete with the softball team...Holds school records for the 100 fly and the 200 free relay...Swam with the Farmingdale Aquatics swim club.

Personal: Son of Lisa and Thomas...Has two brothers and a sister...Older brother played Division I baseball at NYIT...Collects Minnie Mouse trading pins...Major is Secondary Education.