Karin Petersen
Karin Petersen
Year: FY
Hometown: Cibolo, TX
High School: Randolph

Why Trinity?

  • Academics, area, campus

Why swimming/diving?

  • In 8th grade I did swim and cross country and really enjoyed cross country but I got shin splits and decided to just swim

Most memorable competitive achievement?

  • Being the first person from my school to make it to state

Favorite team experience in your college swimming/diving career?

  • How welcoming everyone has been to us and team dinners

Favorite event?

  • Anything from a 200 to 1650 free

How old were you when you began competitive swimming?

  •  11 years old

Name of your first swim team:

  •  San Antonio Swim Academy Sharks

Favorite motivational saying?

  • She can, she will

Greatest source of inspiration?

  •  My family

Favorite Olympic athlete?

  • Missy Franklin or Chloe Sutton

Favorite spectator sport?

  •  Baseball or Basketball

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

  • Angels by Chance the Rapper and Taylor Swift