Kata Kylliainen
Kata Kylliainen
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Towson, Md.
High School: Loch Raven

As a junior (2017-18)

  • Earned All-ODAC First Team accolades
  • Earned a school record for her finish in the 500 free at the ODAC Championships with a time of 5:10.00. It earned her the bronze medal in the event for the 2018 ODAC Championships
  • Also earned a 2nd place in the 1650 Free and 7th place in the 200 Free at the Championships
  • Earned the College Swimming Conference Swimmer of the Week on January 23

As a sophomore (2016-17)

  • Kylliainen swam the 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000 and 1650 Free for the Yellow Jackets.

As a freshman (2015-16)

  • Kylliainen had a phenominal year as she swam the 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000 and 1650 Free and the 50, 100 and 200 back for the Yellow Jackets
  • Named to the All-ODAC First Team and was one of three freshman to make the first team
  • Won the 1650 Free at the ODAC Championships in 17:33.66, breaking the previous R-MC record of 18:13.97 set by Rebecca Stevenson in 2013.... The ODAC record was 17:35.21, set by Margaret Hoehl of Washington & Lee in 1999.... It was also an NCAA B Cut time...
  • At the ODAC's, tied for third in the 500 Free in 5:12.78, a top time for the Yellow Jackets that season and finished third in the 400 Free Relay in 3:41.08, a top time for the Yellow Jackets that season
  • Finished second in the 1650 Free at the Yellow Jacket Invitational.