Karsyn Cook - Women's Swimming - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Karsyn Cook

Class Freshman
Hometown Newport Beach, Calif.
High School Corona del Mar
Major Undeclared

The Cook File
• Prepped at Corona del Mar High School under head coach Kareem Captan
• NISCA All-American
• NISCA Academic All-American
• League champion in 50 free in 2021
• Led team to first CIF championship in 15 years
• Team captain junior and senior seasons
• Team Sea Queen Award: Single swimmer honored for commitment, teamwork, and spirit
• Member of 200 medley and 200 free relay teams that broke longstanding school records
• Best times include 23.74 in the 50-yard free, 27.24 in the 50-meter free and 58.91 in the 100-meter free
• Career bests of 55.61 in the 100-yard fly and 1:03.80 in the 100-meter fly and 58.12 in the 100-yard back
• Daughter of Ashley and Chad Cook
• Has two younger brothers, Cordell and Canon
• Dad, Chad, played football (linebacker) at Dartmouth College
• Mom, Ashley, ran cross country and track at Princeton University and captained cross country as a senior
• Instagram: @karsyn.cook

Why Vanderbilt: “I immediately felt the camaraderie and warmth with the swim team girls and Coach Organ. I knew instantly that I wanted to be a part of this team. A high-powered academic program was equally important to me, and Vanderbilt exemplifies academic excellence.”