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Katie Shoemaker

Class: Freshman
Position: Fly, Free
Height: 5-8

Previous School: Ben Lippen School

Hometown: Columbia, S.C.

Prep
• Three-year letterwinner at Lippen School
• Most decorated female athlete in school history, with 11 gold medals
• Six-time individual S.C. state champion (100 fly – Fr., Jr., Sr.; 200 free – Fr., Jr., 50 free – Sr.)
• Named to all-state team after freshman, junior and senior seasons
• Did not compete as a sophomore, due to injury
• Captained high school team to state runner-up showing as a senior
• Best times, prior to Liberty: 57.75 (100 fly), 2:08.12 (200 fly), 2:11.78 (200 IM)
• Competed for the YCSC Mudcats and was a YMCA national team member from 2007-12
• Member of National Honor Society

Personal
• Daughter of Mick and Polly Shoemaker
• Father, Mick, played basketball at Cincinnati
• Cincinnati's basketball arena was named the Shoemaker Center after her grandfather, Myrl H. Shoemaker
• Birthday is June 27
• Intends to major in government

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
200 IM - 2:14.57
100 Fly - 57.58