Katie Ledecky was named Female Athlete of the Year at the 2017 Golden Goggles, USA Swimming’s premiere awards event. This is the 5th straight year that Ledecky has taken home Female Athlete of the Year. She has now won 12 total Golden Goggles in her career.
At World Championships in 2017, Ledecky won Gold Medals in the 400 Free, 800 Free, 1500 Free, 4×100 Free Relay and 4×200 Free Relay. She added a Silver Medal in the 200 Free.