Abbey King
Abbey King

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dunedin, FL

High School:
Palm Harbor University HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
Distance Freestyle

Birthdate:
08/04/1994

Major:
Psychology


10/05/2014

Women's Swimming and Diving Grabs Five First Place Finishes in Opening Meet Against FIU

Senior Anett Kovacs led the Owls with two first place finishes

03/03/2014

Cox Earns Diver of the Year on Final Day of C-USA Championships

Cox advanced from a second-place finish in the preliminaries with a score of 241.85

01/19/2014

FAU Competes at the University of Florida

Matthieu Burtez completed the meet as the Owls' top finisher recording two wins.

01/18/2014

Lefanowicz and Kovacs Record Wins at FSU

Both the men's and women's team came in second to FSU

01/11/2014

Swimming Collects 10 Wins on the Day

Owls will next swim at FSU, Jan. 17

Sophomore Year (2013-14): Placed sixth in the Conference USA Championships in the 1650 freestyle with a time of 16:44.6...finished first place in the 1000 freestyle in the meet against Western Kentucky University...ranked in the top 150 in the NCAA for the mile.

Freshman Year (2012-13):
Placed seventh at the Sun Belt Conference Championships in the 1650 free (16:54.91 - personal best)...top 5 finishes at Western Kentucky, Florida International/Indian Rivers State College and Daytona State meets...top 10 finisher at University of Pittsburgh Invite...3.01 GPA Spring 2013.

High School: Attended Palm Harbor University High School and swam for Head Coach Lisa Bitting...class 3A four-time state qualifier...class 3A State Finalist in the 100 Free...class 3A State runner-up in 2011 (team)...class 3A State runner-up in400 freestyle relay...class 3A State third place in the 200 freestyle...2011-2012 Scholastic All-American.

Personal: Psychology major...born in Dalton, Georgia...daughter of Amy and Glenn King...professional goal is to become a personal trainer...hobbies include watching Netflix, eating, and hanging out with friends.

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