Shamzi Alkaff
Shamzi Alkaff
Year: JR
Hometown: Ft. Collins, CO
High School: Fossil Ridge

Trinity Honors/Awards: 3-time SCAC Champion in 2018 (200 free relay, 400 free relay, 800 free relay)...5-time All-SCAC in 2018 and 3-time All-SCAC in 2019...2-time SCAC Swimmer of the Week...SCAC Winter Academic Honor Roll


Why Trinity?

  • The people on the swim team

Why swimming/diving?

  • Soccer was too expensive

Most memorable competitive achievement?

  • Winning 3 high school state championships

Favorite team experience in your college swimming/diving career?

  • Pre meet hype sessions in the locker room before conference

Favorite event?

  •  50 Free

How old were you when you began competitive swimming?

  •  6 years old

Name of your first swim team:

  •  Fort Collins Area Swim Team

Favorite motivational saying?

  • If you ain’t first, you’re last

Greatest source of inspiration?

  •  Myself

Favorite Olympic athlete?

  •  Caeleb Dressel

Favorite spectator sport?

  •  Soccer

Favorite psych-up song and/or singer/group?

  • Feel the volume - joyryde remix