Katherine Redden
Katherine Redden
Year: Junior
Hometown: Fort Thomas, Ky.
High School: Highlands High School
Events: Free/IM

2017-18: Posted a season-best time in the 200 free against Buffalo with a time of 2:04.33… At the MAC Championships, swam her fastest 500 free of the season with a time of 5:13.23, her fastest 1650 free with a time of 17:45.28, and her fastest 400 IM with a time of 4:42.78… Posted a season-best 1000 free against Akron clocking in at 11:01.19… In the 200 IM, swam a season-best time of 2:23.44 against Marshall… Recorded a season-best time of 3:52.53 in the 400 free relay against Ball State.

2016-17: Competed in seven meets for the Bobcats this season… Her best finish came against Toledo when she finished fourth in the 1,000 freestyle with a time of 10:46.68… Her best finish in the 100 breaststroke came at the Marshall Invite with a time of 1:13.30… Her best time in the 200 breaststroke came at the Louisville Invitational with a time of 2:31.90… Her best time in the 100 fly came against Eastern Michigan with a time of 1:03.00.

Prior to Ohio: Earned four Varsity letters for swimming at Highlands High School… Was team captain senior season… Competed for Anderson Barracudas Swim Team and Kingfish Aquatic Club… Was a 4x State Qualifier, Kingfish Aquatic Club Team Record Holder, and NASA Jr. National participant… Earned Honor Roll all 4 years… Was a member of the National Honor Society, National English Honor, and the University of Cincinnati Volunteer group.

Personal: Daughter of David and Judith Redden… She has two sisters, Mary Claire and Sarah… Grandfather, Ronald Tarvin played baseball at the University of Kentucky and played for the Philadelphia Phillies Organization… Lists favorite team as the Cincinnati Reds… Hobbies include traveling and spending time with friends and family… Is undecided in regard to a major.