Kettering school pupil makes waves at swimming championship

Katy Pitcher.
Katy Pitcher.

A Kettering schoolgirl achieved regional times and won medals at the county swimming championship.

Katy Pitcher, a Year 8 pupil at Southfield School, had her success in Corby’s international pool on February 25 and 26.

Katy swims for Corby Amateur Swimming Club and trains for 10 hours a week.

At the event she achieved three regional times in her age group for the 200m Individual Medley (2:44.50), 100m Butterfly (1:16.07) and 50m Butterfly (34.61).

She also received two bronze medals for her placings in the 200 Individual Medley and the 100m Butterfly.

Southfield School congratulated Katy and wished her luck for future events.