As a group, Alabama's more than 525 student-athletes averaged over a 3.0 grade point average for the 2011-12 academic year, including 48 that maintained a career GPA of 4.0. Overall, five teams posted GPAs above 3.5 for the second year in a row
The Crimson Tide is slated to graduate nine student-athletes that have been a part of two national championships during their careers and more than 75 overall
Alabama Highlights: 2011 - Junior: Named to the Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-American at-Large Team, marking the 10th time a member of the Alabama Swimming and Diving program has earned the honor ... Competed in the 100 and 200 butterfly and the 500 freestyle at the SEC Championships ... posted a career-best time of 50.42 in the 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships and 1:49.22 in the 200 butterfly at the UT Invite ... president of Alabama's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee ... named to the SEC's Community Service Team ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... earned the Crimson Tide's Bob Dimick Most Scholastic award.
2010 - Sophomore: Carries a perfect 4.0 grade point average into his junior season ... posted a career-best 50.89 in the 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships time trials ... posted a career-best 1:49.89 in the 200 butterfly at the Bulldog Invitational ... swam a career-best 4:32.24 in the 500 freestyle at the UT Invite ... earned President's List (4.0 or better GPA) honors for the fall and spring semesters ... a member of the Computer-Based Honors Program, earning its Outstanding Student-Athlete award ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2009 - Freshman: Competed in the 200 and 500 freestyle and 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships ... posted career-best times in the 200 freestyle and 200 butterfly at the SEC Championships, touching at 1:41.95 and 1:50.86, respectively ... earned Dean's List (3.5 or better GPA) honors for the fall and spring semesters ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep Highlights: Swam for Tim Fuller and Damion Dennis at Poway High School ... swam for Scott Lawson at Inland Coastal Aquatics Club ... 2006, 2007 and 2008 Scholastic All-American ... 2008 NISCA All-American ... led Poway to the Palomar League Championship in 2007 and 2008 ... named Poway MVP in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... League Athlete of the Year in 2008 ... holds three Poway school records - 200 freestyle, 200 freestyle relay and 400 freestyle relay ... first team Palomar League in 2007 and 2008 ... first team All-Academic in 2007 and 2008 ... played water polo for Poway, earning MVP honors as a sophomore ... swam for Pacific Swim, serving as co-captain in 2006-08 ... holds club records in the 400m freestyle and 500 freestyle ... holds the Inland Coastal Aquatics 200m butterfly record ... U.S. Junior National Qualifier in the 200 and 400m freestyle, 200m butterfly and 1000 freestyle ... member of the National Honor Society and the California Scholarship Federation.
Personal Information: Full name: Kyle Edward Weeks ... son of Dan and Toni Weeks ... has one sister, Rachel ... finance major ... born May 29, 1990.