Fastest times swam in 2008-09 include: 50 Freestyle in 25.78 at the Big West Championships (2/25-28), the third fastest time of any member of the women's team ... 100 Freestyle in 56.27 set at the Big West Championships, the third fastest time recorded on the women's team this season ... 500 Freestyle in 6:07.59 at the Irvine Invitational (1/3) ... 100 Butterfly in 1:01.30 at the Big West Championships, the second fastest time recorded this season in this event on the women's team ... 400 IM in 5:50.04 at the Irvine Invitational (1/3).
Swam the freestyle, butterfly, and individual medley for Northridge in 2007-08 ... logged the fifth-best Northridge time in the 50 Freestyle going 25.94 at the Big West Championships ... also had the fifth-best 100 Freestyle time ... had the Matadors' third-best time in both butterfly events ... top times: 50 Freestyle: 25.94, 100 Freestyle: 56.92, 500 Freestyle: 6:02.74, 100 Butterfly: 1:02.09, 200 Butterfly: 2:28.71, 400 IM: 5:38.85.
Kathryn Kerr swam the 50 and 100 Freestyle, 100 Butterfly, and the 100 and 200 Backstroke for the Matadors in 2006-07 ... swam a season-best 26.09 at the Big West Championships ... had top-five times for the squad in the 100 Butterfly (1:02.04) and 200 Backstroke (2:25.70).
Kerr swam season-bests of 26.61 in the 50 Freestyle and 56.69 in the 100 Freestyle at the Big West Championships ... swam the third-fastest time on the team in the 100 Backstroke with a mark of 1:06.17 in a dual at the University of San Diego ... garnered the Pete Accardy Coaches Award at the team's annual postseason banquet ... best times: 100 Butterfly (1:02.90), 200 Backstroke (2:33.26).
PATRICK HENRY HIGH SCHOOL
Kerr competed in swimming and water polo at Patrick Henry High School in San Diego, Calif. ... earned four varsity letters in swimming and one letter in water polo ... was Patriots swim team captain in 2004 and 2005 ... graduated in 2005 with a 4.0 grade point average.
Born October 24, 1986 in San Diego, Calif. ... parents are Sue and Ron Kerr ... has two older bothers, Jim and Peter and two older sisters, Michelle and Liz ... Jim swam collegiately at California and UNLV ... also competes for the Heartland Swim Association ... favorites include the San Diego Padres, US Olympic swimmer Aaron Peirsol, actors Johnny Depp and Joan Cusack ... chose Cal State Northridge because of the Kinesiology program and the campus ... says the toughest thing about being an athlete is "staying awake during class."