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Katie Kearbey
Katie Kearbey

Katie Kearbey

Fly/Breast | 5-3 | Sophomore | Nevada, Mo.

Sophomore (2014-15)

Closed her sophomore season at the Virginia Tech Invite… Recorded a fourth-place finish in the 200 butterfly with a season-best time of 2:04.91… Advanced to the B final of the 200 breaststroke at the Virginia Tech Invite with a time of 2:25.28… Swam to a 12th-place finish in the 200 IM at the Virginia Tech Invite… Earned a spot in the A final for the 100 butterfly, swimming a season-best time of 58.23… Claimed fourth-place in the 200 breaststroke against Texas A&M with a time of 2:28.79… Took fifth place in the 200 butterfly (2:07.11) at Nebraska… Snagged fourth place in the 200 butterfly against Missouri State (2:07.38).


Recorded a personal best swim in the 100 butterfly (57.35) and 200 butterfly (2:03.00) at the SEC Championships… Swam a personal best at Arkansas in the 200 IM (2:11.44) and 200 butterfly (2:03.80) at the Mizzou Invitational.

High School/Club

Was a member of Springfield Aquatics and attended the NCSA Junior Nationals… She was the recipient of the Hardest Worker Award.


Was born on April 27, 1994 in Nevada, Mo., and is the daughter of Alan and Julie Kearbey… Has three older sisters, Ali, Becca, and Angela, two older brothers, Kyle and Zack, and a younger sister, Samantha. Kyle was also a college swimmer at Drury University… Attended Glendale High School and was a member of World Language Club and National Honors Society… Is majoring in Spanish and math and plans to be a missionary after college.


100 Fly 59.28
200 Fly 2:07.12
200 IM 2:11.44
400 IM 4:35.16