Kyle Simpson
Kyle  Simpson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Spanish Fort, Ala.

High School:
Spanish Fort

Height:
6-1

Event:
Butterfly/Backstroke

Experience:
SQ



04/24/2015

66 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn Place on SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll

The Tide's total includes 24 women's swimmers and divers, 19 men's swimmers and divers, 12 gymnasts, six women's basketball players and four men's basketball players

07/11/2014

86 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn a Place on SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

The Alabama men's swimming and diving team led all UA and conference teams with 15 honors

Alabama Highlights:
2016 -Junior:
Competed at the home meet against Georgia Tech in the 200 medley relay, 50 backstroke, 200 backstroke and 200 butterfly … competed at the long course home meet against Tennessee in the 100-meter butterfly, 200m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m butterfly … scored at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational in the 200 and 100 backstroke, taking 15th in both, and 100 butterfly, taking 20th … also competed in the 200 individual medley, 400 medley relay, 200 medley relay, 200 butterfly and 400 freestyle relay at the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational … scored at the season opener at Delta State University in the 200 butterfly and 200 backstroke, taking third and fourth, respectively … also competed in the 400 medley relay and 100 butterfly at Delta State.

2015 - Sophomore:
Posted a career-best time in the 100 backstroke (50.25) at the Bulldog Invite … named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll… earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 or better GPA) for the fall semester … carries a 3.695 cumulative GPA into his junior year.

2014 - Freshman:
Competed in the backstroke and butterfly events during the regular season … posted career-best times of 49.48 and 1:50.34 in the 100 and 200 butterfly, respectively, at the Bulldog Invitational … also posted a career-best time of 50.30 in the 100 backstroke at the Bulldog Invitational … named to SEC Academic Honor Roll … earned a place on the Dean’s List (3.5 GPA or better) for both the fall and spring semesters.

Prep Highlights:
Swam for Michael Beasley at Spanish Fort High School and Jan Mittemeyer at TNT Swimming … third in the 200 freestyle at the 2009 State Championship … third in the 200 freestyle,  100 backstroke and 200 freestyle relay at the 2010 State Championship … third in the 100 butterfly and second in the 100 backstroke at the 2011 State Championship … third in the 100 backstroke and second in the 100 butterfly at the 2012 State Championship… six-time varsity swim team member … three-time USA swimming Academic All-American … four-time Southeastern Swimming Zone team member … 2012 Winter Short Course Junior National Championship Finalist for the 100 butterfly … helped team win 2011 Southern Zone Championship … senior class president … National Honor Society Vice President … Model United Nations President … Interact Club President.

Personal Information:
Full name: Kyle Allen Simpson … son of Laurie and Allen Simpson … brothers, Ryan and Kevin … biology major … born October 3, 1994.

Top Times:
100 butterfly 49.48
200 butterfly 1:50.34
100 backstroke 50.25
200 backstroke 1:50.24