State College High School swimmer Kate Cooper is a Centre Daily Times Athlete of the Week.
Cooper recorded the top individual finish for the Lady Little Lions at the PIAA Class AAA Swimming Championships over the weekend at Bucknell University.
On Friday, Cooper placed 16th in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 58.11 seconds. She was the lone Lady Little Lion individual to advance to the consolation finals in the event.
She also joined Juliet Garrigan, Kirsten Hillsley and Fiona Vashaw to place 12th in the 200 medley relay with a time of 1 minute, 48.00 seconds.
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On Saturday, she joined Harly Stuyvesant, Macy Blake and Garrigan to place 21st in the 400 freestyle relay with a time of 3:39.42.