Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Kait Flederbach
Kait Flederbach


Carmel, Ind.

High School:
Westfield HS





Swim/Dive Lands 18 on Pac-12 All-Academic Team

Three Wildcats earned first-team all-academic honors


History Made at the NCAAs

The Wildcats Swimming and Diving teams made history at the NCAA Championships


Wildcats Break Records on Final Night of NCAAs

Junior Margo Geer won a national championship in the 100 free, her second title of the week at NCAAs


Geer and Pickens Claim Titles on Day One of NCAAs

Margo Geer and Samantha Pickens earned their first individual national titles


Women's S&D Set for NCAA Championships

The competition takes place Thursday-Saturday at the IUPUI Natatorium

Finished sixth in the 50m free finals at the Olympic Trials...Five-time All-American in her first two seasons at Arizona.

2011-12: Received Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention accolades...Earned two All-American honors with her third-place finish in the 200 free relay and fourth-place finish in the 400 free relay at the NCAA Championships...Beat her personal best time in the 200 free with a time of 1:47.90 at the Texas Invite.

2010-11: Was a part of Arizona's all-freshman 200 freestyle relay at the NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas which claimed second overall with a time of 1:28.02. On that relay, Flederbach fielded the fastest split of the frosh quartet with a 21.82...Picked up two additional All-America honors by way of the 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay...Anchored home the medley relay in 21.70 for sixth-place nationally...Swam the second leg on UA's fourth-place 400 free relay...Individually at NCAA's, she swam in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle...She was 27th in the 50 free and 26th in the 100 free

Personal: Daughter of Mark and Lynda Flederbach...Has one brother.

Major: Speech Pathology

Why Arizona: What really stood out to me about the University of Arizona, besides the swimming program, was the location and beautiful campus, and its Speech Pathology program; it's one of the best in the nation.

Personal Bests
50 free: 22.49
100 free: 48.79
200 free: 1:47.89

2012 Olympic Trials:

100m Free Preliminaries: 22nd - 55.73

50m Free Finals: 6th - 25.13