UCLA Swimming & Diving BIO
Katy Campbell
Player Profile:
Katy Campbell 1264060
Position: Distance Free
Height: 5'11"
Year: Junior
Hometown: La Caņada, Calif.
High School: La Caņada HS

A member of the FINA World Championships squad ... Reached the finals in the 800 and 1500 Frestyle at the World University Games after placing sixth and seventh in those events, respectively ... Finished 11th in both the 10K and 5K at the USA Swimming Open Water Nationals Championships.

Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 500 and 1650 Freestyle ... Notched a 13th-place finish in the 1650 Free ... Closed out the Pac-12 Championships with a new school record in the 1650 Freestyle (16:00.34) to place third in the event ... Set a school record in the 500 Freestyle (4:40.53) ... Also posted a 1:46.94 in the 200 Freestyle at that event (6th All-Time at UCLA) ... Named to the U.S. National Team for the 800 meter Freestyle.

Campbell became the first UCLA swimmer to win a National Championship in a decade when she won the 1500 Freestyle at the Phillips 66 U.S. National Championships in August in Irvine … had a career-best 16:17.59 to win the race by more than two seconds and better her top mark by more than 27 seconds … was the first Bruin to win a National Championship since Kim Vanderberg in 2004 in the 200 Butterfly … was named to the 2014-2015 U.S. National Team for the 800 Free … finished fifth in the 800 Free at U.S. Nationals with a personal-best 8:30.46 … took part in the 10K Open Water National Championships in Castaic in June, placing 11th with a time of 2:00:08.609.

Placed 19th at the NCAA Championships in the 1650 Freestyle with a time of 16:10.73 and 34th in the 500 Free (4:44.33) … set a school record in the 500 Free at the Pac-12 Championships with a time of 4:42.39, placing 10th overall … was third in the 1650 Free with a career-best swim of 16:05.95 (school-best 9:40.53 1000 split) and also had a personal-best 4:45.36 in the 500 Free (13th place) at Pac-12’s … named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for Spring quarter and Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention.

Set personal, long-course bests in the 400, 800 and 1500 Freestyle at the U.S. Open in Irvine, placing seventh in the 800 (8:35.83), eighth in the 400 (4:12.57) and 10th in the 1500 (16:44.70) ... swam at the USA Swimming Open Water Nationals in Castaic, finishing 17th (2:11:35.807).

Was ninth in the 1650 Freestyle at the Pac-12 Championships with a time of 16:33.12 ... also 23rd in the 200 Free (1:49.20) and just missed the finals in the 500 Free (4:52.13) ... fourth in the 1650 Free at USC ... won the 1000 Free against UC Davis/Washington State ... named to the Fall Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

Was sixth in the 1500 Freestyle, 13th in the 400 Free and 800 Free and 34th in the 200 Free at the U.S. Open in Indianapolis ... also swam at the U.S. Olympic Trials in the 400 Free.

Earned four varsity letters in swimming at La Cañada High School ... five-time CIF Champion ... four-year All-America ... team captain her senior year ... four-time MVP ... three-time Academic All-American honoree ... set La Cañada High School records in the 200 and 500 Freestyle, as well as the 200 and 400 Free relay ... three-time Rio Honda League Champion and league record holder in 200 and 500 Free ... 2009 team earned second place in CIF ... competed for Swim Pasadena, coached by Terry Stoddard ... finished in first place in the 500 and 1650 Free at the 2010 Junior Nationals ... competed in the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials.

Born March 4, 1994 in Long Beach, Calif. ... daughter of Meg and Frank Campbell ... has two sisters, Sammi and Christine, and one brother, Alex … majoring in sociology.

Katy Campbell’s Career Bests
200 Freestyle (Short Course) 1:46.94 -- 6th All-Time at UCLA
500 Freestyle (Short Course) 4:40.53 – 1st All-Time at UCLA
1000 Freestyle (Short Course) 9:40.32 – 1st All-Time at UCLA
1650 Freestyle (Short Course) 16:00.34 – 1st All-Time at UCLA
200 Freestyle (Long Course) 2:01.77
400 Freestyle (Long Course) 4:12.57
800 Freestyle (Long Course) 8:30.46
1500 Freestyle (Long Course) 16:17.59

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