Kennady Kilger


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Height 6-0
  • Hometown Cornwall, Ontario
  • Last School Iroquois Ridge HS
  • Club Team Toronto Swim Club

Career Bests

Career Honors

  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2021)

2020-21 (Sophomore)

  • Competed in all three of the Buckeyes’ regular season meets

2019-20 (Freshman)

  • Earned first place in the 200 Free against Denison University by swimming her personal best time of 1:51.34
  • Swam a personal best time of 1:48.56 in the 200 Free in the Big Ten Championships
  • Showed strong 200 Free improvement throughout the season as she placed fifth against Penn State/Virginia Tech by swimming a personal best time of 1:52.45 which she broke against Denison and broke again while in the Big Ten Championships

Prior to Ohio State

  • Swam freestyle and butterfly for the Cornwall Sea Lions
  • Swam two seasons for Toronto Swim Club
  • Represented Canada at the 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Championships
  • Swam in the 200m Free and 100m Fly finals at Canadian Trials
  • Placed 9th in the 200m Free at Canadian Trials 2019


  • Daughter of Jana and Chad Kilger
  • Father, Chad played in the NHL
  • Has two siblings, Kaden and Lydia
  • Hopes to attend medical school and become a radiologist