University of Miami Athletics

Sydney Knapp








Germantown, Md.

High School


Sophomore (2018-19): Helped lead Miami to victories over Boston College and FAU in tri-meet (Nov. 2-3), serving on Miami’s top-finishing 200-yard medley relay team (1:45.59)…Won finals heat at Bruno Invite (Nov. 30 – Dec. 2) in 100-yard freestyle, finishing in 51.06...Member of Miami’s record-setting 200 freestyle relay team at 2019 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships in Greensboro, N.C….Helped Hurricanes break school mark at ACC Championships, finishing in 1:31.10 (Feb. 20-23)…Also competed in 50-yard freestyle in Greensboro, finishing in 23.51…Posted time of 1:51.30 in 200-yard freestyle at ACCs.

High School/Prep: Four-year varsity letter winner at Northwest High School…Maryland state champion in 100-yard freestyle in senior season…Set team records in 50 free, 100 free, 200 free relay, 400 free relay and 200 medley relay…Potomac Valley Scholar Athlete all four years of high school….Scholastic All-American athlete in 2016.

Personal: Parents are Mike and Cassie…Has one sister, Lindsay…Intends to major in international relations and spanish.