Katie Lindeman
Katie Lindeman


Springfield, Mo.

High School:
Glendale High




Missouri State Student-Athletes Honored by the MVC

A total of 109 Bears Receive Conference Academic Honors


Bears Claim 11 Spots on MVC Swimming & Diving Scholar-Athlete Team

Missouri State landed the most athletes on the list of any Valley school


Bears Crowned MVC Champs for Fifth Straight Year

Missouri State wins by 252 points over Illinois State; second-largest margin of victory in MSU history


Bears Rise to Occasion During Day 3 Prelims in Carbondale


Bears Bolster Lead Heading Into Final Day at MVC Championships

Missouri State won three individual events, one relay on Friday

2011-12 All-MVC Honorable Mention
2011-12 MVC Scholar-Athlete Team
2010-11 All-MVC Honorable Mention
2010-11 MVC Scholar-Athlete Team
2009-10 All-MVC Honorable Mention
2009-10 MVC Scholar-Athlete Team
2008-09 All-MVC Honorable Mention

At Missouri State: The Bears will benefit from Lindeman's veteran leadership and experience at the conference level in the fly, IM and distance free events.

2010-11: As a junior, Lindeman finished on the 2010-11 MSU top-times list in the 500 free (3rd), 200 fly (2nd) and 400 IM (3rd). At the MVC Championships, the hometown native teamed up with Willoughby and Steffen to take three of the top-four spots in the 400 IM, finishing fourth (4:34.06). Also at the conference meet, Lindeman recorded a fifth-place finish in the 200 fly (2:07.29) and was Missouri State's highest finisher in the event. She received All-MVC honorable mention accolades and was named to the 2010-11 MVC Scholar-Athlete team.

2009-10: Lindeman had her best meet of the year when it counted the most. At the MVC Championships, she set personal bests in the 500 free (5:05.81, fifth-best time on the season) and 200 fly (2:09.53, fourth-best time on the season). She also was named to the 2009-10 MVC Scholar-Athlete team.

2008-09: As a freshman, Lindeman swam in the MVC Championships and turned personal bests in the 1650 free (18:25.73), 200 fly (2:12.47) and 400 IM (4:39.82).

Background: Lindeman joined the Bears after leading the Glendale Falcons to three consecutive All-City Championships. Lindeman was a member of the 200 free relay team that set a school record her freshman year. As a sophomore, she led the 400 free relay squad to an eighth place finish in state competition. Her senior year, she was named team co-captain and recorded a 10th-place finish in the 500 free and 12th in the 200 IM at the state meet.

Personal: Katherine Anne Lindeman is the daughter of Byron and Janice Lindeman. She was born on July 29, 1990 in Springfield, Mo. She has two sisters: Erin and Amy. She is majoring in criminology.

Career Bests at Missouri State
Event Time Opponent/Meet Date
200 Free 1:55.73 Purdue Invitational 11/19/10
500 Free 5:04.48 2011 MVC Championships 2/17/11
1650 Free 17:33.42 2012 MVC Championships 2/18/12
100 Fly 1:01.04 vs. Truman State 1/15/11
200 Fly 2:07.29 2011 MVC Championships 2/19/11
400 IM 4:32.46 2012 MVC Championships 2/17/12

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