Katie Ditter
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ralston, Neb.
High School: Omaha Gross

Honors & Awards

  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012, 2013; Spring 2014)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2014)

2014-15 (Outlook)
Katie Ditter returns to the pool in 2014-15 striving for a breakout junior season. After a strong sophomore season, in which Ditter set four career bests, she hopes to find herself placing in the top-five consistently and winning some of her races. With continued improvement Ditter should have a strong junior season.

2013-14 (Sophomore)
Ditter performed well for the Huskers in 2013-14, settting personal bests in four of her five events. Ditter set three career bests at the Big Ten Championships with times of 1:02.93 in the 100-yard breaststroke, 2:16.96 in the 200-yard breastroke, and 2:07.20 in the 200-yard individual medley. Her time in the 100-yard breaststroke was 3.10 faster than her previous best, while her time in the 200-yard individual medley was 5.45 faster. Ditter also earned herself four top-five places , with her best finish of second place coming in the 50-yard breaststroke against Northern Iowa.

2012-13 (Freshman)
Ditter got a taste of collegiate competition in 2012-13, competing in six different events for the Huskers as a freshman. She notched one top-five finish on the season, claiming a victory in the process. Her time of 1:08.57 in the 100-yard breaststroke earned Ditter the win against Northern Iowa. She also set personal-best times in the 100 breast (1:06.02) and 200 IM (2:12.65) at December’s GNST SWIMvite. In the classroom, Ditter earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall semester of 2012.

Ditter earned All-River Cities Conference honors for Coach Docker Hartfield at Ralston High School. A breaststroke specialist, Ditter swam the fastest time in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Nebraska High School State Championships in both her junior and senior years. Ditter was also a middle hitter on the Rams’ volleyball team and an honor roll student.

The daughter of Randy and Julie Ditter, Katie was born Nov. 28, 1993, in Omaha, Neb. She has a brother, Will. Katie is majoring in business administration and earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall semesters of 2012 and 2013 and the spring semester of 2014. She was also a member of the inaugural Tom Osborne Citizenship Team in 2014.

Career-Best Times                                           



Meet (Date)

100 Breast


Big Ten Championships (2014)

200 Breast


Big Ten Championships (2014)

200 IM


Big Ten Championships (2014)

First National Bank
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