University of Iowa Athletics

Annie Galvin

Class Jr.
Hometown Ames, Iowa
High School Ames
Previous School Kentucky
Annie Galvin - Women's Swim & Dive - University of Iowa Athletics

2022-23 (Sophomore at Kentucky)

  • Clocked season best times in the 200 IM (2:03.59) and 100 fly (55.69) at the Ohio State Winter Invite
  • Took fourth place in the 200 fly vs. Cincinnati (2:07.64)
  • Made two finals at the Ohio State Invitational, placing 33rd in the 100 back (55.46) and 42nd in the 200 back (2:00.81)

2021-22 (Freshman at Kentucky)

  • Won the 100 back (54.57) and 200 back (1:57.47) at the Ohio State Winter Invite, also placing fifth in the 200 IM (2:03.78)
  • Finaled in three events at the midseason Ohio State Invitational
  • Saw action in five dual meets, highlighted by a fifth-place finish in the 100 fly (59.06) against Cincinnati
  • Placed sixth in the 100 back (58.24) versus Ohio

High School

  • Six-time Iowa State Championship finalist, earning silver in both the 100 back and 200 IM as a senior
  • Named team captain as a senior and led Ames to three state championship titles
  • Three-time First Team All-State selection
  • Competed for Ames Cyclone Aquatic Club, the same program as UK teammate Sophie Sorenson
  • U.S. Open qualifier and USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
  • Owns multiple team and state records
  • Won the 100 backstroke at Iowa Seniors in 2021
  • Finaled in the 100-meter backstroke at Rochester Futures in 2018
  • Three-time Sectional Championship finalist
  • participated in high school orchestra
  • Named to the Ames High School academic honor roll four times.


  • Born March 5, 2003 in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Daughter of Jennifer and Jeremy Galvin
  • Has two younger siblings: Lillie, Ben
  • Business Leadership & Management and Marketing major, minor in Political Science