Buffy Ajimura
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Discovery Bay, Calif.

High School:
Liberty HS '08

Height:
5-5

Position:
Free/Fly

Major:
Political Science

2010-11: Finished season with season-best times in five events at Allington Memorial meet: 50 free (24.29), 100 free (52.46), 200 free (1:52.24), 500 free (5:05.96), 100 fly (59.19)... Also anchored 400 free and 400 medley relays at that meet... Earned MPSF All-Academic honors.

2009-10: Swam in four events at the Big West Conference Championships... Advanced to consolation finals in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyle... Finished 11th overall in the 200 freestyle with a season-high time of 1:54.39 and 12th in the 100 freestyle (53.32)... Clocked in at 53.08 in the 100 free prelims which was a season-best... Placed 15th in the 500 freestyle with a season-best time of 5:12.53... Swam anchor leg of 400 medley relay "B" team at conference championships... Also swam 100 and 200 butterfly in various dual meets... Swam third leg on winning 400 freestyle relay in dual against Pacific Jan. 16.

2008-09: Competed in five individual events at the Big West Championships... Advanced to consolation finals in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyle... Won 500 freestyle consolation final in a season-high time of 5:01.76 to place ninth overall... 500 freestyle time ranks 6th on the Aggies' all-time list... Placed 13th in the 200 freestyle (1:53.57) and 16th in the 100 freestyle (53.81)... Swam third leg on 200 freestyle and 200 medley relay "B" teams at conference championships... Won 500 freestyle and swam second leg of winning 200 freestyle relay in dual vs. Cal State Bakersfield (1/31)... Swam third leg on winning 400 freestyle relay in dual at Pacific (1/24).

LIBERTY HS '08: Swam the leadoff leg on All-American 200 and 400 free relay teams... Helped 400 free relay to 3rd-place finish (3:33.49) at North Coast Section, while 200 free relay took 4th at 1:38.03... Also finished 5th in 50 free (24.61), 10th in 100 (53.65) while helping relays to final heats at NCS meet as a sophomore... California Scholarship Federation... Also swam for Crow Canyon Sharks (San Ramon, Calif.).

PERSONAL: Born in Livermore, Calif.... Majoring in political science... Parents are Allen & Ann Ajimura... Favorite facility at which she has competed is Texas' Jamail Swimming Center (site of American Short Course Championships).