|High School:||Newton North|
As a Junior:
Had seven top 10 finishes at the GNAC Championships, her best being a pair of seventh-place finishes in the 100 fly (1:07.85) and 200 fly (2:49.90)...competed in the finals of the 100 free, and 50 and 100 fly events at the NEISDA Championships.
As a Sophomore:
Competed in three events at the New England Championships...finished third in the GNAC Championships in the 50yd butterfly (0:29.30) and fourth in the 100yd butterfly (1:06.32)...named the team's Most Improved Player...voted to the GNAC All-Sportsmanship Team...selected to the NEISDA All-Academic Team
Katherine is a nursing major from Newton, Mass....She is the daughter of Otto and Rose Mariano...Katherine has three brothers; Nick, Michael and Robert