Kendall Ford
Kendall Ford
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Geneva, Ill.
High School: Rosary
Position: Free/Fly/I.M.

Career Achievements

Ford set school records in the 500-, 1000- and 1650-yard freestyle as a sophomore in 2013...she was also selected to the NEWMAC Academic All-Conference squad in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Career Highlights

2014-15: As a senior, competed in all 12 meets…took part in the freestyle, butterfly and individual medley events…posted seven victories, six second-place finishes and four third-place results…won the 100 butterfly and finished second in the 200 IM in the season opener against UMass-Dartmouth on October 25…won both the 400 IM and 500 free at Norwich on November 15…finished second the 100 butterfly and 500 free against Simmons on December 2…was victorious in the 100 butterfly and 200 IM against Gordon on January 10...came in second in the 200 butterfly, and recorded her best time of the year in the 500 free (5:58.82) against Wheaton on January 17…won the 100 butterfly with a season-best time of 1:05.51, and the 200 IM against Bridgewater State on January 22…came in 15th with a season-best time of 2:21.65 at the NEWMAC Championships on February 21…also recorded her best times of the year in the 200 IM (2:22.38) and the 400 IM (5:05.18) at the conference meet.

2013-14: As a junior, took part in all 10 meets, competing in the freestyle, butterfly and individual medley events…collected eight victories, seven runner-up finishes, and two third-place results…opened the season with wins in the 500 free, 1000 free, and 100-yard butterfly against UMass-Dartmouth on October 26…came in second in both the 500- and 1000-yard freestyle against Clark on November 2…won the 200-yard butterfly against Norwich on November 16…won the 100-yard butterfly and came in second in the 200 IM and 500 free against Simmons on December 3…won the 100 butterfly against Gordon on January 11…picked up victories in the 200 butterfly and 200 IM in a tri-meet against Wheaton and Saint Joseph’s on January 18…came in 16th with a season-best time of 4:59.91 in the 400 IM and recorded a 20th-place finish in the 200-yard butterfly at the NEWMAC Championship on February 23…also posted a career-best time of 2:20.64 in the 200 IM to finish 29th.

2012-13: As a sophomore, took part in all 12 meets, competing in the freestyle, butterfly and individual medley events…won seven races, came in second eight times and posted a trio of third-place results…opened the year with victories in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly against Clark on October 20…had a season-best time of 2:21.24 and came in second in the 200 IM against UMass-Dartmouth on October 27…won a pair of races, including the 200-yard butterfly with a season-best time of 2:20.46 at WPI on November 10…won the 100 butterfly against Norwich on January 12…was victorious in the 100-yard butterfly and came in second in the 1000-yard freestyle in the regular-season finale against Bridgewater State on January 26…set school records in the 500 free (5:20.98), 1000 free (11:23.47), and 1650 free (18:54.41) at the NEWMAC Championship on February 14…also recorded a season-best time of 4:51.63 in the 400 IM at the conference meet.

2011-12: As a first-year, took part in all 12 meets, competing in the freestyle, butterfly and individual medley events…won eight races, posted 10 runner-up finishes, and came in fourth three times…made her collegiate debut with victories in the 200-yard individual medley and 1000-yard freestyle…won the 100- and 500-yard freestyle events against UMass-Dartmouth on October 29…put together a trio of second-place results (200 free, 500 free, 200 butterfly) against WPI on November 12…won both the 200 free and 500 free against Simmons on November 29…posted a career-best time of 2:18.18 in the 200 butterfly to finish second in a tri-meet against Coast Guard and Wellesley on January 11…recorded a career-best time of 1:03.38 in the 100-yard butterfly to come in second against Bentley on January 18…won the 400-yard individual medley against Bridgewater State in the regular-season finale on January 26…posted a career-best time of 4:51.26 in the 400 IM to finish 14th at the NEWMAC Championship on February 17…also came in 20th in the 200-yard butterfly and 500-yard freestyle at the conference meet.

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