Placed 12th in the 200 individual medley and 14th in the 100 breaststroke at the SEC Championships.
Helped the 400 freestyle relay set the school record in the NCAA Championships.
Competed in the 100 butterfly and the 200 individual medley as well as on four relays at the NCAAs.
Finished seventh in the 100 breaststroke, eighth in the 200 individual medley and 10th in the 100 butterfly at the Southeastern Conference Championships.
Swam on the 200 medley relay that set the school mark at the SECs.
Named to the Fall 2009 Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Finished 14th in the 400 individual medley and 15th in the 200 individual medley at the SECs.
Competed in the 200 breaststroke at the SECs.
Finished 12th in the 200 individual medley, 14th in the 100 breaststroke and 15th in the 200 breaststroke at the SECs.
Swam on the 200 and 400 freestyle relay teams at the SECs.
Named to the Fall Semester Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Graduated from Evans High School.
Was the 2007 state champion in the long course 100 and 200 backstroke.
Was a 2007 Senior Sectionals Champion in the 200 individual medley.
Recorded an Olympic Trial cut in the 200 individual medley at the 2007 Junior Nationals.
Earned MVP honors all four years of high school.
Swam under Kristen Schlegel with the Aiken/ Augusta Swim League.
Born Oct. 25, 1988.
Son of Martin and Cary Kata.
Majoring in Health and Physical Education.
Collegiate Personal Bests:
100 Butterfly 47.10 10 SEC Championships
100 Breaststroke 54.35 10 SEC Championships
200 Individual Medley 1:45.22 10 NCAA Championships