NAME: Kenady Beil
SCHOOL: Dixie Heights High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2020
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: 100 butterfly winner Speedo Championships, Indianapolis
HEIGHT: 5'6", 136 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Villa Hills, Ky.
PARENTS: Robert & Deborah
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Father
FUTURE GOAL: "Have a loving family, own my own architecture firm."
Dixie Heights' senior Kenady Beil is an All-American swimmer who has earned many accomplishments over her four-year varsity career. She holds seven school swimming records - four individual records and three records as part of relay teams.
Kenady is the defending regional champion in two individual events and one relay event. Her junior year, she won the regional championship in the 200 freestyle and the 100 butterfly and was a member of the regional-winning 200 medley relay team. The times in the 100 butterfly (54.31) and the 200 relay (1:45.98) set new regional records. Kenady went on to the Kentucky state championships to take a runner-up finish in the 200 freestyle and a third place finish in the 100 butterfly. She helped the Colonels finish as over all state runners-up in the Kentucky team standings.
For her efforts, Kenady was named Northern Kentucky Swimmer of the Year by the Enquirer. She was also the only female swimmer from Northern Kentucky to be named by the state swim coaches as 1st team all-state.
Kenady swims for the Northern Kentucky Clippers club team and holds numerous Clippers' records. She has competed in many national competitions. Last March, at the Speedo Championships in Indianapolis, Kenady won the 100 butterfly in 100.43 and placed fourth in the 200 butterfly.
Also a scholastic All-American and National Honor Society member, Kenady is very active in community service. She will compete collegiately at the University of Florida.
Her favorite athletes are Olivia Smoliga and Elizabeth Beisel, favorite entertainer is Ryan Reynolds, favorite book is Ready Player One, favorite movie is The Fast and the Furious series and most-like-to-meet are Kiernan Snipka and Dwayne Johnson.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Kenady is an outstanding swimmer, but above her athletic ability is her character as both a great captain and teammate to her peers. She is an honor student, is always up for a challenge and never hesitates to do what is best for the team."
— Christopher Schoettker, Swim Coach