Bilotti Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Katie Bilotti (FR, Orinda) was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of February 9-15. Bilotti earned SCIAC Swimmer of the Year honors after a memorable performance leading her team to its seventh straight title at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. She won the 50 Free, 100 Butterfly and 100 Backstroke and was on the winning 200 Free, 400 Free, 200 Medley and 400 Medley Relays. She (or the team) had NCAA qualifying times in all seven events including A qualifiers in the 100 Back and 400 Medley Relay. SCIAC records were set in the 100 Fly (56.49 [broke record by 0.67 seconds]), 100 Back (57.39 [by 0.80]), 200 Free Relay (1:36.23 [by 0.65]), 200 Medley Relay (1:45.99 [by 1.74]) and 400 Medley Relay (3:49.08 [by 6.98]). Her 50 Fly leg (24.89) on the 200 Medley Relay was one of the fastest in Division III history.