Kate Hansen
Backstroke Individual Medley
Ht
5'
7"
Class
Junior
Hometown
Provo, 
Utah
Last School
Timpview High School
Roster Years
2020-2023


Before BYU

  • Prepped at Timpview High School under coach Jefferson McClain
  • Club: Utah Valley Aquatics (UVRAYS) under coach Shari Skabelund
  • Broke five high school records in the backstroke, breaststroke, medley relay, and freestyle relay
  • Also recruited by Utah Tech

Personal

  • Daughter of Carolyn and Jason Hansen
  • Camp Sunshine and BYU academic scholarships awarded
  • All-Academic athlete
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude
  • Graduated high school with her medical license 
  • Has been shark cage diving in Hawaii and taught herself how to surf
  • Has been to eight countries in Europe and hiked the French and Swiss Alps

Personal Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard freestyle (split) 24.47 '21-'22 Air Force Dual
50-yard backstroke 27.18 '22-'23 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard backstroke 57.48 '21-'22 Western Zone Senior Championship
100-yard freestyle 53.30 '22-'23 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard breaststroke 1:07.12 '20-'21 Utah Dual
100-yard IM 1:01.09 '21-'22 Intermountain Shootout
100-yard butterfly 59.68 '20-'21 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
200-yard backstroke 2:04.37 '21-'22 Western Zone Senior Championship
200-yard freestyle 2:00.18 '21-'22 Utah, UNLV
200-yard IM 2:07.91 '21-'22 Utah Tech Invite
400-yard IM 4:36.13 '20-'21 MPSF Championships
500-yard freestyle 5:12.04 '20-'21 MPSF Championships
1650-yard freestyle 18:12.46 '20-'21 MPSF Championships

 

Event (Meters) Time Meet
50m freestyle (split) 27.73 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m freestyle (split) 1:01.09 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m backstroke 1:09.09 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m butterfly 1:10.59 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m breaststroke 1:19.61 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
200m IM 2:31.93 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
200m backstroke 2:32.28 '21-'22 UT UVRays LC Oviatt Invite
200m freestyle 2:17.65 '21-'22 UT UVRays LC Oviatt Invite
400m freestyle 5:01.05 '20-'21 UT BYUVRays LC
400m IM 5:30.52 '20-'21 Utah Swimming LC Championships
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2020-2021

Notable Achievements

  • Conference team member

Season Bests

Event (Yards) Time Meet
50-yard freestyle 24.81 2021 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
50-yard backstroke (relay) 27.23 Utah Tech, CMU
100-yard freestyle 53.58 2021 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
100-yard breaststroke 1:07.12 Utah Dual
100-yard butterfly 59.68 2021 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
100-yard backstroke 57.80 2021 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
200-yard backstroke 2:06.73 2021 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
200-yard IM 2:09.94 2021 UT Mar Speedo Swimvitational
400-yard IM 4:36.13 MPSF Championships
500-yard freestyle 5:12.04 MPSF Championships
1650-yard freestyle 18:12.46 MPSF Championships

 

Event (Meters) Time Meet
50m freestyle (split) 27.73 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m freestyle (split) 1:01.09 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m backstroke 1:09.09 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m butterfly 1:10.59 Utah Swimming LC Championships
100m breaststroke 1:19.61 Utah Swimming LC Championships
200m IM 2:31.93 Utah Swimming LC Championships
200m backstroke 2:36.67 UT CHAT Invite
400m freestyle 5:01.05 UT BYUVRays LC
400m IM 5:30.52 Utah Swimming LC Championships
Sophmore Year 2021-2022

Season Bests

Event (Yards) Time Meet
50-yard backstroke (relay) 28.27 Intermountain Shootout
50-yard freestyle (split) 24.47 Air Force Dual
100-yard freestyle (relay) 53.65 2022 Western Zone Senior Championship
100-yard backstroke 57.48 2022 Western Zone Senior Championship
100-yard breaststroke 1:08.43 UT UVRays April Intrasquad
100-yard IM 1:01.09 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard IM 2:07.91 Utah Tech Invite
200-yard freestyle 2:00.18 Utah, UNLV
200-yard backstroke 2:04.37 2022 Western Zone Senior Championship
400-yard IM 4:37.20 Utah Tech Invite
500-yard freestyle 5:15.24 2022 Western Zone Senior Championship

 

Event (Meters) Time Meet
50m freestyle 29.10 UT CHAT Invite
100m breaststroke 1:20.78 UT UVRays LC Oviatt Invite
100m backstroke 1:10.17 UT CHAT Invite
100m freestyle 1:02.50 UT CHAT Invite
200m freestyle 2:17.65 UT UVRays LC Oviatt Invite
200m IM 2:34.27 UT CHAT Invite
200m backstroke 2:32.28 UT UVRays LC Oviatt Invite
400m IM 5:37.67 UT UVRays LC Oviatt Invite
Junior Year 2022-2023

Season Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard freestyle (split) 24.77 Intermountain Shootout
50-yard backstroke (relay) 27.18 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard backstroke 57.77 Utah Tech Invite
100-yard freestyle 53.30 Utah Tech Invite
200-yard backstroke 2:05.92 Utah Tech Invite
200-yard IM 2:09.49 Utah Tech Invite
400-yard IM 4:44.20 Intermountain Shootout
Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year