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 Kaitlyn Ritchey

TRITON NOTES
One-time NCAA Championships qualifier (2017).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016-17
CSCAA Scholar All-America First Team ... Team's Rookie of the Year ... Competed in nine of 11 meets, including first PCSC Championships ... Made college debut in opener at San Diego State (10/14) ... Placed 41st (season-best 10:23.31) in NCAA Championships debut on first day (3/8) in 1000, and 28th (17:18.81) in 1650 on final day (3/11) ... Missed home opener vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (10/29) and dual at UC Santa Barbara (11/5).

CLUB
Competed for Swimfast Aquatic Group in Singapore.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of Singapore American School ... Aided Eagles to titles all four years ... Team MVP as a freshman in 2013.

PERSONAL
Born July 30 in Singapore ... Parents are Dana and Nancy Ritchey ... General biology major at Sixth College ... Would like to go to veterinary school and become a veterinarian after graduating from UC San Diego ... Most memorable swimming moment is breaking meet record in relay at high school championships with her best friends ... Enjoys reading ... Favorite athlete is U.S. Olympian Missy Franklin ... Top movie is Mulan ... Loves rice ... Had never lived in the U.S. before college.

Position: Distance Freestyle
Height: 5'9"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Singapore
High School: Singapore American School
College: Sixth
Major: General Biology
Experience: 1 Letter
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