Karen Wooley Athlete Profile

Karen Wooley

Position: Breaststroke Height: 5-5 Roster Years: 1995-1999 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: Orem High School


Member of the National Honor Society at Orem High School ... Outstanding Spanish Student, Outstanding Biology Student, Outstanding Senior Scholar Runner-up, All-State Artist.

Before BYU

Academic All-State in swimming ... member of Orem's team which won the state 5A title in 1993 and placed second in 1994 and 1995 ... swims breaststroke events ... Cougar Club Scholar-Athlete.

1996-1997 | Sophomore Year

Recorded BYU's best times in the 100 and 200 breast at the Western Athletic Conference Championships ... finished eighth in the 100 breast and won the bonus consolation title (17th) in the 200 breast at the WAC Championships ... part of BYU's fifth-place 400 medley relay team at the WAC Championships ... Academic All-WAC.

1997-1998 | Junior Year

Qualified for and attended U.S. Nationals in the 100 free ... Cougar Club Academic Honor Roll with a 3.99 GPA ... third in Cougar history in the 100 free (51.24).

1998-1999 | Senior Year

Team co-captain for 1998-99 season ... recipient of the Cougar Club Kimball Award ... former BYU record holder in the 200 free relay (1:33.96), 400 free relay (3:24.67) and 800 free relay (7:27.55).