Team Compiled a GPA of 3.2
Saints Jump Two Spots in Final Day
Five Saints Finish With Career Best Times
Youthful Saints In Search Of First MAAC Crown
Team Will Now Concentrate on the MAAC Championships
Holy Cross Meet
2011-12: Had several top five finishes throughout the year participating mostly in medley relays and individual backstroke events...Part of the 200 medley relays that took first place in a meet against Sacred Heart and a tri-meet with Bryant and Niagara...Second place finisher in the 100 backstroke against Sacred Heart...Member of the third place 200 medley relay squad that took third place in the MAAC Championship
BEFORE SIENA:Earned four varsity letters at Caldwell...Won numerous events at Essex County meets from 2008 to 2011...Won the Conference Championship in 2008 in the 400 freestyle relay...Record holder for the Caldwell Chiefs in the 400 freestyle...Two-time All-State finalist.
PERSONAL: Born November 5, 1992...The daughter of Thomas and Eileen Canavan...Has an older sister, Christine, and a younger brother, Andrew...Father is a sports writer and mother is a registered nurse...Chose Siena for the atmosphere and closeness of the team...Also recruited by Binghamton, Fairfield, Iona, and Lafayette.
KUETERMAN ON CANAVAN: "I really look for her to step up in the sprints as well as in the 100 back and 200 back. I think she's going to do some real good things in all aspects for us this year."
GETTING TO KNOW KATHERINE CANAVAN:
Minor: Broadcast and Society Pre-law
Twitter Handle: @KatCanavan
What I like most about Siena College: The community atmosphere and astronomical number of opportunities
Where do you see yourself in another five years: As a lawyer, journalist, or in PR
My favorite class at Siena is: Communications law and ethics.
My favorite spot on campus is: President's House
My best swimming and diving moment has been: Making our music video in Fort Lauderdale
What I like most about Coach Kueterman: His PMA letters!
My superstitions are: Always have to touch my cap before I jump in the water for backstroke
If I didn't swim and dive I would: Be a gymnast or a curler
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Kelly Levine, we always understand what each other are thinking.
My most embarassing sports moment: I was climbing out of the pool after my race, lost my grip and fell back in.
One thing people would be surprised to know about me: I'm left handed
My hidden talent: I can name all the presidents
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be: The Hills- I <3 lauren="" conrad="" p="">
What is that one thing, you can't do without? My dog Charlie
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: The Alps- supposed to be beautiful
The best player I ever played against: Felicia Leel (goes to Stanford now)
My biggest fear: Getting trapped somewhere
The best piece of advice I have gotten is: It is impossible to live without failing at something unless you live so cautiously that you might as well never lived at all- in which case you fail by default- JK Rowling
Professional Athlete: Reggie Bush
Pro sports team: NY Giants
Flavor of ice cream: Cookies and Cream
Pizza Topping: Buffalo Chicken
TV Show: How I Met Your Mother
Song: Ho Hey- The Lumineers
Artist: Mumford and Sons
Actor/Actress: Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams
Movie: My Cousin Vinny
Book: Harry Potter
iPhone App: Logo Quiz