Three-Sport Athlete Katy Kouvaris Commits to Swim at Findlay

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Katy Kouvaris, from Mercy High School in Farmington Hills, Michigan, has committed to swim at the University of Findlay. A three sport athlete, Kouvaris faced a difficult decision when considering colleges, but according to her family, when she finally opted to focus on swimming she felt that she found a great fit at Findlay.

Equestrian Katy Kouvaris. Photo from Gust Kouvaris

Equestrian Katy Kouvaris. Photo from Gust Kouvaris

Kouvaris told SwimSwam, “The Findlay swim team and coaches did a great job making me feel welcome and wanted! I think the school will be a great fit for me both in the pool and in the classroom. It’s awesome that Findlay offers both graphic design and equestrian studies.”

Besides being a member of the Mercy High School Varsity Swim Team, Kouvaris is also the goalie for their two-time State Champion ice hockey team and in the spring/summer, she is a regionally-ranked equestrian competing in the hunter/jumper circuit. Kouvaris is a member of Birmingham ‘Y’ Blue Dolphins; her top times in SCY include:

200 free 1:56.11
50 free 24.73
100 fly 58.95

Hockey goalie Katie Kouvaris. Photo from Gust Kouvaris

Hockey goalie Katy Kouvaris. Photo from Gust Kouvaris

Katy Kouvaris will join her brother as an NCAA swimmer: Gust Kouvaris is in UVA’s class of 2019.

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