Katie Lemen
Katie Lemen
Birth Date: 08/24/1995
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carmel, Ind.
High School: Carmel High School
Events: Free, Back, Fly

2016-17: Competed in eight meets this season… Her best finish came against Youngstown State where she placed second in the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:00.52… Best time in the 50 freestyle came at the Louisville Invitational with a time of 24.68… Best time in the 100 freestyle was 53.39, and also came at the Louisville Invitational… Best time in the 200 freestyle was 1:55.86, once again coming at the Louisville Invitational… Best time in the 500 freestyle was good enough for eighth against Eastern Michigan, clocking in at 5:16.23.

2015-16: Swam in 11 meets...Best finishes were two first-place finishes at the Ohio State Invitational where she won the 200-yard free in 1:53.13 and the 100-yard free in 52.41...Best time in the 50-yard free came at the Ohio State Invitational on Feb. 14 where she placed fifth in 24.47...best time in the 100-yard free came at the Ohio State Invitational on Feb. 13 where she placed first in 52.41...best time in the 100-yard back came at the Ohio State Invitational on Feb. 13 where she placed seventh in 57.74...best time in the 200-yard free came at the Ohio State Invitational on Feb. 14 where she placed first in 1:53.13...best time in the 500-yard free came at the Marshall Invitational on Feb. 6 where she placed 11th in 5:13.18. 

2014-15: Competed in 10 meets and swam in a total of 37 events throughout the season....Best finish came at West Virginia on Jan. 31 in the 200-yard freestyle relay where they swam a 1:36.49 time placing first...Best time in the 100-yard freestyle came at the MAC Championships where she swam a 52.05...Best time in the 200-yard freestyle came at the MAC Championships where she swam a 1:52.47...Best time in the 500-yard freestyle came at the MAC Championships where she swam a 5:05.04...Best time in the 400-yard freestyle relay came at the MAC Championships with a time of 3:24.46, which is seventh fastest in school history...Best time in the 800-yard freestyle relay came at the MAC Championships with a time of 7:21.74, which is the fifth fastest in school history....Best time in the 200-yard medley relay was against Miami on Feb. 7 where they swam a 1:47.18.

Prior to Ohio:
A four-year varsity letter winner at Carmel High School...Honored by SwimSwam News as the Hardcore Swim of the Week...Her best time in the 50-yard freestyle is 23.81...2014 National Record holder in the 400-yard freestyle relay...NSCA Junior National Qualifier Team...Carmel High School girls swimming team has won 28 straight Indiana State championships, the longest national streak in the nation.

Personal: Daughter of Maria and Todd Lemen... Has two siblings, sister Ali and sister Lindsey... Enjoys watching movies, filmmaking and taking naps... Majoring in Broadcast Journalism and plans on working at a national news station.