Abby Kiffmeyer
Abby Kiffmeyer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Soldotna, Alaska

High School:
Soldotna

Height:
5-8

Position:
Backstroke/Butterfly

Birthdate:
07/04/1986



2006-07: Competed at Big Ten's in the 50 free, 200 back and 100 fly ... won the 50 free vs. Luther College ... scored five points against Arizona State, placing third in the 100 back and fourth in the 200 back.

2005-06: Missed most of season due to injury ... competed in the 100 and 200 butterfly at the Boiler-Make-It last chance invitational, posting top season times of 59.00 and 2:11.87.

2004-05: Big Ten competitor in the 100 and 200 fly and the 50 free ... just missed consolation finals of the 100 fly with an 18th-place and personal best mark of 56.01 ... prelim time of 2:07.40 in the 200 fly also was a personal record ... scored third-place points in the 100 fly against Indiana and at the Indiana Intercollegiates and Florida International Invitational ... was third in the 200 fly vs. Michigan State.

High School: Graduated from Soldotna High School in 2004 ... three-time most valuable swimmer ... All-American as a senior ... at the 2004 state championships, placed first in the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke ... also was state champion in the 100 fly as a junior ... was third in the 100 back at the 2003 state championships, and was the runner-up in this event as a junior ... recorded a 2004 U.S. Open cut in the 100 fly ... named most improved swimmer as a freshman, finishing third at states in the 100 fly ... in her sophomore season, was runner-up in the 100 fly and the bronze-medal winner in the 100 back.

Personal: Given name is Abby Adamson Kiffmeyer ... born July 4, 1986 ... daughter of Bradley and Teresa Kiffmeyer ... has one brother, Adam ... enjoys food, talking with friends, and other sports ... health and fitness major.