Kimberly Akins
Kimberly Akins
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Pine Beach, N.J.
High School: Toms River South
Season at BMC: Mid-Distance Freestyle

Kimberly grew up on the Jersey Shore, and has always had a passion for the water and swimming. She knew that she wanted to swim in high school, but she had no previous lessons or competitive swimming experience. . When Kimberly was in in 7th grade, she would get up early everyday before school and swim at the local YMCA, eventually teaching herself how to swim the different strokes. Kimberly swam for her high school team for four years. By her senior year, she was a captain and helped her team swimming butterfly in the 200m Medley Relay in the 2016 Shore Conference Championship Race Kimberly is looking forward to being a freshman on the 2016-2017 Bryn Mawr Women's Swim Team, and is very excited to cheer her team on in the up-and-coming season.