Official Site of the Boston College Eagles

Women's Swimming



 Kimberly Rich
Kimberly Rich
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Virginia Beach, Va.

Event:
Freestyle

02/06/2012

Swimming Sweeps Providence

Eagles' men and women pick up a win against the Friars

02/06/2012

Swimming Sweeps Providence

Eagles' men and women pick up a win against the Friars

01/23/2012

Swimming Goes 1-1 at Marist

The BC men's swimming and diving team earned a victory, while the women fell to Marist

01/23/2012

Swimming Goes 1-1 at Marist

The BC men's swimming and diving team earned a victory, while the women fell to Marist

01/17/2012

Swimming Sweeps Weekend Meets

Men's and women's teams defeat Canisius and Niagara

As a Junior (2013-2014): Selected to represent BC at the ACC Championship... Swam season best times at ACC's in the 50 freestyle (24.75), 100 freestyle (54.16), and 200 freestyle (1:57.46)... that 50 freestyle time was a
collegiate best... Overall for the 2013-2014 season scored a total of 50.50points, with a career total of 215.50 pts.

As a Sophomore (2012-2013): Selected to represent BC at the ACC Championship, earning an Eagle's Top Finisher with her teammates in the 400 freestyle relay, placing 9th... Swam season best times at ACC's in the 100 freestyle (53.89) and 200 freestyle (1:57.73)... Overall for the 2012-2013 season scored a total of 69.25 points, with a career total of 164 pts.

As a Freshman (2011-2012): Swam season best times at Terrier Invitational in the 100 freestyle (53.80), and 200 freestyle (1:57.20)-also a lifetime best time... Earned Boston College's Outstanding Performance Award and Eagles Top Finisher for 50 free at the meet at Niagra University, placing first... Earned Boston College's Outstanding Performance Award and Eagles Top Finisher for the 50 free at the meet at Marist College, placing second... Selected to represent BC at the ACC Championship, earning an Eagles Top Finisher with her teammates in the 200 freestyle relay, placing 11th... Also swam a season best at ACC's in the 50 free (24.92)... Holds the 2012 Dual Meet Best Time with her teammates in the 200 medley relay against BU and 200 freestyle relay at Maine... Overall had 14 first place finishes for the 2011-2012 season and scored a total of 94.75 points.

BEFORE BC: I attended Norfolk Academy and swam on the Varsity swim team since 8th grade. Received the "most valuable rookie" award in 2007, MVP in 2010 and 2011. All-State in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011. Team Captain in 2010 and 2011. School records in the 200 fr relay and 400 fr relay. I competed in Regional and National Lifeguard Competitions since 2009, placing 1st in the Ironwoman (run, swim, paddle, kayak) and 2nd in the Swim at South Atlantic Regionals 2011, and 13th in the American Ironwoman at Nationals 2011.

PERSONAL: Born and raised in Virginia Beach, VA. Daughter of Jeff and Mira Rich. One sister Riana (28). Swam on club team for 12 years: 11 on Tide Swim Team and 1 year on Tidewater Aquatic Club. Beach lifeguarded in Virginia Beach the past four summers. Enrolled in The College of Arts and Sciences and studying Pre-Med, Sociology major, and Studio Art minor. 2012 and 2013 ACC Championships competitor.

Best Times at Boston College
50 Freestyle: 24.92
100 Freestyle: 53.80
200 Freestyle: 1:57.20
500 Freestyle: 5:21.05

Shop Now! at the Official Online Store