Adam Kershner
Adam Kershner
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Desert Mountain
Position: Free/Back

Career Achievements

•    2017, 2018 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference team

Career Highlights

2017-18: As a junior, competed in all 13 meets…took part in the freestyle and backstroke…recorded one win, one second and two third-place finishes on the year…came in second in the 200 back at UMass Dartmouth on October 28…placed third in the 200 back against Clark on November 18…placed fourth in the 200 back against Springfield on January 7…recorded a season-best time in the 50 back (28.69) as part of a relay at Wheaton on January 13…won the 100 back with a time of 1:00.21 and came in third in the 50 free against Gordon on January 20…recorded a career-best time of 2:13.86 in the 200 back at Bridgewater State on February 3…posted the top times of his career in the 50 free (23.24), 200 free (1:49.38) and 100 back (58.65) at the NEWMAC Championships on February 23-24.

2016-17: As a sophomore, competed in the freestyle and backstroke at all 11 meets…posted 12 top-five finishes on the year…came in second in the 200 backstroke and third in the 100 backstroke against Clark on November 19…placed fourth in the 100 backstroke at Bentley on January 17…finished third in the 200 backstroke and 200 free against Bridgewater State on January 19…came in fourth in the 200 free at Springfield on January 21…made the B final with a season-best time of (1:00.08) and placed 19th overall with a time of 1:00.34 in the 100 backstroke at the NEWMAC Championships on February 18…also produced season-best times in the 50 free (23.47) and 100 free (51.89) at the conference meet.

2015-16: As a first-year, competed in two meets…made his collegiate debut in the 100 free in a tri-meet against WPI and Brandeis on November 9…also competed in the 100 back against Norwich on November 15.

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