Mikayla Herich
Mikayla Herich
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hebron, Ky.
High School: Homeschooled
Events: Free, Breast

2017-18: Did not compete.

2016-17: Competed in 10 meets for Ohio… Won 12 events this season… Fastest time in the 200 freestyle came at MAC rival, Miami, where she placed first with a time of 1:51.41… Best time in the 500 freestyle came at the Louisville Invitational where she placed seventh with a time of 4:53.52… Best time in the 1,000 freestyle got her first place against Eastern Michigan with a time of 10:10.75… Best time in the 100 breaststroke came at the Marshall Invite with a time of 1:07.01, good enough for eighth… Best time in the 200 breaststroke came at the Louisville Invitational, finishing 12th at 2:20.08… Best time in the 100 butterfly was recorded at the Marshall Invite, where she finished fourth at 57.48… Her best time in the 200 IM came at the MAC Championships and was good enough to tie for seventh at 2:02.8.

Prior to Ohio: Swam for Northern Kentucky Clippers from 2005-16.

Personal: Daughter of Bob and Deb Herich… Has one brother, Jared, who attended Northern Kentucky, and two sisters, Carlie swam at Wheaton College and Lauren swam at the University of Louisville… Lists favorite athlete as Katrin Davidsdotlir and her favorite team as the Dallas Cowboys… Hobbies include reading… Plans to major in Criminology.