Anna Kokensparger
Anna Kokensparger
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Duchesne Academy
Position: Fly, IM
Major: Chemical and Biological Engineering

2011-12: All-American (800 Free Relay) … honorable mention All-American (100 Free, 200 IM, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (200 IM, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay, 400 Medley Relay, 800 Free Relay) … NEWMAC second team All-Conference (100 Fly, 200 Fly) … NEWMAC Swimmer of the Week (Jan. 30, Nov. 21) … second at the New England Invitational (11/5) in the 100 free … won the 200 free event at Bowdoin (11/19) … altogether she won 27 of the 29 individual races she competed in during the season … won the NEWMAC title in the 200 IM with a meet record time of 2:04.57 … swam the third leg on the championship 200 and 400 medley relay squads … second in the 100 fly with a 56.02 … anchored the winning 400 and 800 free relay teams … second in the 200 fly with an NCAA B cut time of 2:06.90 … at the NCAA Championships finished 16th in the 200 IM … part of the 200 and 400 medley relays that each finished ninth … swam leadoff on the eighth-place 800 free relay … capped off the meet with a 12th in the 100 free before anchoring the 400 free realy to 12th as well.

2010-11: Five-time All-American … first team All-NEWMAC in the 200 IM, 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay and 800 free relay … second team All-NEWMAC in the 100 fly, 200 fly and 400 free relay … season best mark in the 200 fly came at the MIT Invitational (12/3) with a time of 2:07.47 … won the conference 200 IM title with a  season best effort of 2:04.99 … part of a 400 medley relay squad that won the NEWMAC championship and set a school record of 3:52.30 at the NCAA Championships … member of the 200 medley relay squad that set a new school record as well, posting a 1:45.36 at the conference meet in the prelims … anchor leg on the conference champion 800 relay that established a school record of 7:35.86 … season best time of 57.14 in the 100 fly at the NEWMAC Championships for second-place … honorable mention All-American at the NCAA Championships in the 200 IM, finishing 16th … part of four honorable mention All-America relays (11th in the 800 free, 11th in the 200 medley, 11th in the 400 medley and 14th in the 400 medley).

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in chemical and biological engineering.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart … two-time All-American in the 100 fly … three-time All-American in the 400 free relay … three-time Scholastic All-American … junior and senior national qualifier … Midwestern Girls 15-18 Swimmer of the Year … National Merit finalist … All-State academic team.