Mikayla was a five-time letter winner for the Gainesville High School swim team, serving has a team captain during her senior year. She was also an NCSA Qualifier. She was a Scholastic All-American and earned a GPA Award in high school. Mikayla plans on graduating Emory with degrees in sociology and educational studies.
Mikayla helped the eagles to an 8-1 record on the season. At UAAs, she dropped in the 200 back and swam a time of 2:02.90. She also placed 7th in the 500 free(5:00.48) and mile(17:28.71). She qualified for Nationals in her 200 back.
Mikayla again attended the Miami Invite where she earned season best times in the 200 back and 500 free. At UAAs, Mikayla placed 4th in the 200 back and 6th in the 100 back. At the Midwest Invitational she won the 200 back(2:04.07) and placed 4th in the 50 free(24.41).
Mikayla started her career as an eagle at the Miami Invite where she placed 4th in the 500 free and 7th in the mile. At UAAs, she dropped even more time in her 500 free and placed 2nd. She also won the mile at the same meet. At NCAAs, she placed 8th in the 500 free(4:57.25) and 9th in the mile(17:03.75).