More than 200 student-athletes achieve a 3.0 GPA or higher during fall 2012 semester
Honors & Awards
MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll - Fall 2012, Spring 2010
2012-13: Had the ninth-fastest time (2:08.58) in the 200 fly prelims at the 2013 MVC Championships; claimed the top time in the C-Final (2:08.69), which would have placed 10th overall...Won 200 IM C-Final (2:09.04) by dropping 1.73 seconds from prelims; would have placed 13th in the scoring heat...Notched a season-best (58.51) in the 100 fly prelims at the 2013 MVC Championships; won the C-Final with a time of 59.13...Split 57.36 on Missouri State's 400 "B" medley relay...Qualified for the 100 breast C-Final at the Purdue Invitational; placed 23rd overall with a time of 1:10.41.
2011-12: Ranked among the top five on MSU's season top times list in the 100 breast (4th), 100 fly (5th) and 200 fly (4th)...Placed 12th in the 100 fly at the 2012 MVC Championships...Swam in the B-Final of the 100 breast at the conference meet; placed 15th overall...Posted her highest finish of the 2012 MVC Championships in the 200 fly with a 10th-place finish...Her 100 breast and 200 fly performances at the conference championships were career bests...During the dual-meet schedule, Brown collected a win in the 100 fly vs. William Jewell (1/20)...Registered a career best in the 100 fly (58.32) at the University of Incarnate Word Christmas Invitational (12/17).
2010-11: Finished her sophomore campaign on the MSU season top times list in the 100 and 200 breast...At the 2011 MVC Championships, she shattered her previous bests in the breaststroke events; dropped more than four seconds from her 2009-10 best time in the 100 breast (1:07.96); shaved nearly eight seconds off her top mark in the 200 breast (2:26.29).
2009-10: Swam in six different events for the Bears as a freshman...At the 2010 MVC Championships, Brown swam exhibition in the 200 IM (2:16.66) and 200 breast (2:34.13); she set personal best in both events.
Background: Brown came to the Bears' swimming program after competing four years for Bentonville High...Led her team as a senior captain to the 2009 Arkansas State High School championship...Was a member of two record-setting relays in the 200 free and 200 medley relays...Named ASI Swimmer of the Year in 2006...Was awarded all-conference and all-state honors all four years of her high school career.
Personal: Katie Margaret Brown is the daughter of Steve and Kristi Brown...Born on March 26, 1991 in Little Rock, Ark...Has one sister, Kacie...Majoring in English education.