Abigail Farmer
Abigail Farmer
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Crofton, Md.
High School: South River
Position: Breast/IM/Back


  • Posted personal bests in the 100 back (59.76) and 100 breast (1:09.34) at the America East Championships.
  • Placed seventh in the 100 back with a time of 1:01.13 at East Carolina.
  • Finished eighth in the 200 free (2:01.73) against William and Mary.

2017-18: Set personal-bests in two events at the America East Championships… In the 200 back, touched in with a time of 2:10.66… Finished the 200 IM in a time of 2:12.96… Also swam in the 100 breast, touching the wall in a time of 1:09.95.

BACKGROUND: Posted her fastest time at the Maryland Swimming Senior SCY Championships in the 50 free (26.48) and 200 free (2:00.31)... Selected to the County, Regional, and State Team for South River High School in 2014... Swam for Retriever Aquatic Club, where she was a state championship qualifier and finalist all four years of high school... AP Scholar with honor and Summa Cum Laude graduate.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Jennifer and Kyle Farmer... Has two siblings, Gabrielle and Luke... Father played football at Towson and Newberry College... plans on majoring in economics and political science... Lists her favorite pro team as the Washington Capitals and her favorite movie as The Blind Side.