Crusaders Men's Swimming & Diving BIO
Kaikea Wilinski
Player Profile:
Kaikea Wilinski 3121315
Position: Back/Fly
Other Position: Free
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Capistrano Beach, Calif.
High School: Santa Margarita Catholic

Before Holy Cross:

  • A four-year member of the varsity swim team under head coaches Rich and Ron Blanc
  • Named Most Outstanding Swimmer freshman, sophomore and senior year
  • Received the NISCA All American Academic Award
  • Led high school team to win the Trinity All-League Championships in 2015 and 2016
  • Named Estancia Swimmer of the Meet in 2014 and the Santa Margarita Swimmer of the Meet in 2017
  • Holds All-time Mater Dei record in 100 IM and 200 Medley Relay
  • Career individual statistics: 50 FL 24.33, 100 FL 51.64, 200 FL 1:57.05, 50 BK 25.01, 100 BK 52.90, 200 BK 1:57.86, 50 BR 39.92, 100 BR 1:06.50, 200 BR 2:22.71, 50 FR 22.97, 100 FR 49.50, 200 FR 1:48.99, 500 FR 4:56.98, 100 IM 54.25, 200 IM 1:59.48, 400 IM 4:30.27, Three Time CIF Southern Section Top 25 Qualifier; 2017 100 FL 22 nd, 100 BK 25th; 2016 100 FL 22nd, 100 BK 24th; 2015 100 FL 28th
  • Also swan for the Irvine Aquazot Swim Club under head coaches Brian Pajer and Todd Hickman
  • Member of the USA Swimming National Gold Medal Club 2015-2017
  • Received the California Scholarship Federation Scholar Award 2015-2017 CSF Lifetime Award 2017, Renaissance Award, Veterans Of Foreign Wars Outstanding Spokesperson for Freedom 2016, Academic Athlete Award 2014, 2015, 2016, Mater Dei Team Scholar Athlete 2014-2016, Mater Dei Academic Award 2015 and 2016, Varsity Athlete Award 2014-2016, ASB Renaissance Character Award 2016

Personal:

  • Son of Chris and Karrie
  • Plans to major in political science and English
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