McKay Palmer Athlete Profile

McKay Palmer

Positions: Individual Medley, Distance Height: 5-11 Weight: 164 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2012-2013 Hometown: Moreno Valley, CA Last School: Canyon Springs High School

Before BYU:

  • 2012 RAA Swimmer of the Year
  • 2011 CIF 200 IM Champion
  • Club: Riverside Aquatics Association under Rodney Pilman

Personal:

  • Parents are Dean and Kim Palmer
  • Youngest of five children
  • Older brother Hayden is a member of BYU swim team
  • Majoring in Biology
  • Is an Eagle Scout


2012-2013 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in eight meets for the Cougars
  • Ranked second for the Cougars in the 400 IM (4:03.71) and the 100 Free (9:39.92), third in the 1650 Free (15:55.64) and fourth in the 200 Breast (2:11.77)
  • Finished second in 1650 Free at Pacific Invite