Kathryn O'Connor
Kathryn O'Connor
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Quincy, Mass.
High School: North Quincy
Position: 50/100 Free
Major: Athletic Training

2013-14: A member of the first-ever Merrimack swimming team … Competed in every event as a freshman … Placed sixth in her first 200-yard freestyle event at the Southern Connecticut State and the College of Saint Rose Tri-Meet (10/25) … Competed in three events at the Central Connecticut State and the University of Vermont Tri-Meet (11/16) … In the 200-yard free, placed ninth with a time of 2:12.10 … Posted eighth- and ninth-place finishes in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle, respectively, in the same event ...  Recorded two top-five placements at the Southern Connecticut State and Le Moyne Tri-Meet (1/18) … In the 200 freestyle, finished fifth posting a time of 2:13.50… Competed in the sprint races at the Northeast Championships with an overall time of 57.43 seconds and a 19th-place finish.

Before Merrimack: Three-year letterwinner at North Quincy High School ... Helped team qualify for state sectionals as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Three-time state individual qualifier ... Named a Patriot League All-Star as a senior and was named team captain ... Also recruited by Utica College.

Personal: Born April 18, 1995 ... Daughter of Barry O'Connor and Maureen Calnan ... Has one sibling, Evan ... Athletic Training major at Merrimack.