Micah Sumrall

Pflugerville, Texas
BIRTHDATE    July 20, 1990
HEIGHT    6' 0" (182.9 cm)
BIRTHDATE July 20, 1990
HEIGHT 6' 0" (182.9 cm)
CLUB NAME
Chattahoochee Gold Swim Club (GOLD-GA)
COACH NAME
Kevin Swander

FOLLOW
FAST FACTS
  • One-time Olympian (2012)

FUN FACTS
  • High School Pflugerville HS '08

  • College Auburn University/Queens University

  • College Major Graphic Design

  • Future Professional Aspirations Tattoo artist, magazine designer

  • Job Outside of Swimming Lifeguard

  • Parents Scott and Caroline ... father is a computer engineer and played soccer at New Mexico State ... mother ran track and field at Boston University and New Mexico State

  • Sibling(s) Two older sisters, Sarah (triathlete at New Mexico State) and Alannah (swimmer and New Mexico State grad) ... one younger sister, Debbi (swimmer at Northern Michigan)

  • Started Swimming Age 8 ... "My oldest sister, Sarah, hurt her knee and my parents got the idea that swimming would be helpful, and thus the journey began..."

  • Sports Played Before Swimming Soccer

  • Pet(s) One cat (Atticus)

  • Hobbies Outside the Pool Baking, drawing, eating, video games

  • Ultimate Way to Relax Playing video games

  • Most Influential Person Sister Alannah ... "I basically live for her approval (it's sad, I know, but she's really cool)."

  • Training Stats Swims 4 hours a day, 6 days a week

  • Injuries "I can't do the same warm-up before my race. I have to change some aspect otherwise I might have the same race, and I always want to do better."

Career Highlights
  • 1x Olympian (2012)
  • 2x World Championships (LCM) medalist (1s, 1b)
  • 1x Pan Pacs medalist (1g)
  • 4x U.S. national champion
  • 9x U.S. National Team member
  • Fourth-fastest 200m breaststroke swimmer in American history
Olympics History
  • 2012: 6th, 200m BR
World Champs History
  • 2015: Silver, 200m BR
  • 2013: Bronze, 200m BR
Pan Pacs History
  • 2018: Gold, 200m BR; T-5th, 100m BR; 13th, 200m IM (pr)
  • 2014: 9th, 100m BR; 5th, 200m BR
Olympic Trials History
  • 2016: 4th 200m BR; 15th, 100m BR
  • 2012: 2nd, 200m BR; 7th, 100m BR
  • 2008: 14th, 200m BR; 36th, 100m BR
U.S. Nationals History
  • 2018: 1st, 200m BR; 3rd, 100m BR
  • 2014: 1st, 200m BR; T-1st, 100m BR; T-3rd, 50m BR; 3rd, 4x100m Med-R
  • 2013: 2nd, 200m BR; 3rd, 100m BR
  • 2011: 1st, 200m BR; 5th, 100m BR; 9th, 4x100m Med-R; T-61st, 200m IM
  • 2010: 3rd, 100m BR; 8th, 200m BR; 41st, 200m IM
  • 2009: 12th, 100m BR; 17th, 200m BR
  • 2007: 22nd, 200m BR; 36th, 100m BR
  • 2006: 33rd, 200m BR
NCAA History
  • 2013: 14th, 200y BR; 9th, 4x100y Med-R; 17th, 100y BR; 54th, 200y IM
  • 2011: 19th, 100y BR; 21st, 200y BR
  • 2010: 9th, 4x100y Med-R; 11th, 4x50y Med-R; 16th, 200y BR; 23rd, 100y BR
  • 2009: 4th, 4x50y Med-R; T-5th, 200y BR; 9th, 4x100y Med-R; 19th, 100y BR
Intl. Results
  • 2007: Bronze, 200m BR; 13th, 100m BR; 14th, 400m IM; 19th, 200m IM

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