Name: Lilly King
Sport: Swimming
Height: 5-9
Weight: 155
DOB: 2/10/1997
Birthplace: Evansville, Ind.
Hometown: Evansville, Ind.
High School: F.J. Reitz High School (Evansville, Ind.) ‘15
College: Indiana University ’19, Physical Education
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016); Two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Rio 2016, gold (4x100m medley, 100m breast); 12th (200m breast)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019 – gold (50m breaststroke, 100m breaststroke, 400m medley relay), silver (400m mixed medley relay)
  • Years of participation: Long Course – 2017, 2019; Short Course - 2016
  • Medals: 13 (11 golds, 2 silvers)
  • Gold – 2019 (50m breaststroke, 100m breaststroke, 400m medley relay); 2017 (50m breaststroke, 100m breaststroke, 400m medley relay, 400m mixed medley relay); 2016 (50m breaststroke, 200m medley relay, 400m medley relay, 200m mixed medley relay)
  • Silver – 2019 (400m mixed medley relay); 2016 (100m breaststroke)
Personal: Daughter of Mark and Virginia King...Has one younger brother, Alex...Began swimming at age 7...Aspires to be a teacher or coach...Enjoys cooking and her favorite meal to make is biscuits and gravy...Drinks a Coca-Cola after warming up for every race.