After one season with NC State, sprinter Katie Mack has introduced her switch to the College of Florida. She’ll have three seasons of eligibility left with the Gators.
You at all times discover your manner again house! I’m thrilled to announce my determination to proceed my swimming profession on the College of Florida!!! I’ll eternally be grateful to NC State for the alternatives, life classes, and pals, however I can’t wait to lastly rep the orange and blue. GO GATORS BABY!!!!! 🧡💙🐊
TOP TIMES (SCY)
- 50 free – 22.60
- 100 free – 49.06
- 200 free – 1:47.10
- 500 free – 4:50.69
- 100 again – 53.86
- 200 again – 1:54.11
- 100 fly – 54.17
- 200 IM – 1:58.71
- 400 IM – 4:15.16
Mack was a B-finalist within the 200 free and 200 again on the 2020 ACC Championships, the place she additionally completed within the C-final of the 200 IM. Her solely greatest time with the Wolfpack got here within the 200 IM, the place she improved from her highschool better of 1:59.09 to the 1:58.71 present greatest she set at ACCs.
Regardless of having a 22.6/49.zero dash free combo from highschool, Mack centered on mid-distance free, IM and again at NC State and swam these occasions at ACCs as an alternative. Mack was strongest within the 200 free for the Wolfpack; her 1:47.50 slotted her at #5 on the roster final season.
Mack will be a part of a Florida program that has constructed momentum since recording its first scoreless NCAA Championships ever in 2017. They almost received the 2020 SEC title, although, and so they climbed to 35th at 2018 NCAAs and 24th at 2019 NCAAs since that low level. The Gators simply graduated high backstroker/butterflier Sherridon Dressel, and Mack will assist fill that hole.
Mack joins the Gators this yr alongside their HM-ranked incoming class.