Palmerton's Katie Pielmeier will attend Ursinus College next fall to continue her education and swimming career.

Pielmeier spent all four years on the Palmerton varsity squad, where she primarily competed in the 200 IM and 100 breaststroke.

During her high school career, Pielmeier earned eight district medals (one gold, six silver and one bronze). She was also a four-year state qualifier in eight events, earning an eighth place medal.

Outside of her accomplishments at districts and states, Pielmeier was also named the TV13 Athlete of the Week as well as earning Scholar Athlete honors.

Pielmeier was a member of the National Honor Society, Environmental Club, Student Council, Leo Club and FBLA while at Palmerton.

While at Ursinus, Pielmeier will major in Biology.