Cassie Vietas
Cassie Vietas
Height: 5-4
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: Robinson
Major: Exercise Science/Doctorate of Physical Therapy

2016-17 Season: Named to the New England Intercollegiate Swimming & Diving Association All-Academic Team and the Great Northeast Athletic Conference All-Academic Team ... Scored 116 points to rank 12th on the team ... Posted 14 top-five finishes, including a pair of victories ... Swam in nine different events and set personal-record times in all of them ... Scored 44 points at the GNAC Championship on December 3 and finished sixth in the 200 and 50-yard backstroke and set a personal-record time of 31.19 in the 50 ... Tallied 21 points at the NEISDA Championship on February 16, placing 13th in the 200-yard backstroke and 14th in the 1000-yard freestyle with a career-best mark of 11:43.12 ... Scored 13 points vs. Plymouth State University on January 7 after winning the 100-yard backstroke and placing second in the 1000-yard freestyle ... Finished first in the 500-yard freestyle vs. Babson College on November 15.

2015-16 Season:
Swam in the 50-yard backstroke vs. Westfield State University to make her collegiate debut on October 24 ... Missed nearly three months of the season with an injury ... Scored nine points on the season in six meets ... Swam primarily in the backstroke, competing in all three lengths ... Recorded five top-five finishes ... Placed third in the 50-yard backstroke with a personal-best time of 32.75 and added a third-place effort in the 100-yard backstroke vs. Westfield State.

High School/Personal: Four-year letterwinner in swimming and diving and also earned a letter in cross country for Robinson High School ... Earned the Coaches Award for the Knights swimming and diving squad following her junior campaign ... Received a Captains' Award for Robinson High School swimming & diving ... Chosen a Captain for RHS swimming and diving as a senior ... Named to the Robinson High School Hall of Fame ... Earned two Outstanding Mathematics awards and an Outstanding Physics Award at Robinson High ... Member of the National Honors Society, the Latin Honors Society and Student2Student at RHS ... Member of the Junior Classical League at Robinson High School ... Born April 17, 1997 ... Majoring in Exercise Science in the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program at Simmons and would like to pursue a career in Physical Therapy ... Daughter of Jennifer and Jay Vietas ... Enjoys reading.