THIS SEASON: A two-time Polish Olympian, 2014 sophomore Kasia Wilk is a strong sprint freestyler who has shown great individual scoring ability while lending a strong hand on relays.
2013: Wilk was a two-time All-American as a 2013 freshman, helping both the 200y free and 200y medley relays to sixth place at the 2013 NCAA Championships. She also scored individually in the 50y free, taking 16th (22.79) after tying for 13th in prelims (22.36). She was also 42nd in the 100y free (49.57) ... At the 2013 PAc-12s, Wilk was seventh in the 50y free (22.49), 14th in 100y free (49.57) and 17th in the 200y free (1:48.25) ... At the 2012 U.S. Winter Nationals, Wilk was fifth in the `B' final of the 100y free (49.35), she was second in the `C' final of the 50y free (22.59) and she was eighth in the `C' final of the 200y free (1:48.22) ... Wilk, swimming for Poland, swam in the semifinals of the 100m free at the 2013 World University Games, taking 13th (56.27). She went 56.11 in the prelims. She was also 24th in the 50m free (26.41).
POLAND: Wilk represented Poland at both the 2008 and 2012 Olympics as well as at a host of other international meets. At the 2012 Olympics in London, Wilk was 27th in the 100m free and swam on Poland's 16th-place 800m free relay. She also raced in the same relay in 2008 ... She was a bronze medalist on Poland's 200-meter medley relay at the 2011 European Short Course Championships and was a semifinalist in the 50m and 100m free at the 2010 European Championships. She also represented Poland at the 2009 World Championships in the 50m free and at the 2009 European Short Course Championships in the 200m free relay and the 100m free. Wilk recently won a 2012 Polish long course title in the 100m free for the third year in a row. She was third in the 50 for the second year in a row after winning it in 2010, the same year she also claimed the 200m free.
PERSONAL: She was born on March 22, 1992 ... She is majoring in psychology.
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