Makenna Parkinson
Makenna Parkinson
  • Height:
  • Year:
  • Hometown:
    San Luis Obispo, CA
  • High School:
    Mission College Prep
  • Events:
  • Major:
  • College:
    Harvey Mudd


Entering her second season as a member of the CMS swimming and diving team, where she competes in the diving events.

2019-20 (First-Year): Earned fourth place in the three-meter and sixth place in the one-meter at the SCIAC Championships, helping the Athenas to the league title ... Finished with 378.15 points in the three-meter ... Swept both diving events in a tri-meet with Occidental and Whittier.  

Prior to CMS
Attended Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School in San Luis Obispo, where she was a member of the swimming and diving team … Set the school’s one-meter dive record … Finished in ninth at the Central Section CIF Championships as a senior … Class Valedictorian … Trig Star California State winner … Etxracurriculars included Royal Ambassadors, Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School, MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge, and Green Team.

Attends Harvey Mudd, where she majors in engineering … Aspires to be a biomedical engineer and help people who have illnesses that are difficult to diagnose and treat … Lists Eleanor Roosevelt as the public figure she most admires.

News Mentions

Kimiko Adler Finishes Fifth in One-Meter to Lead CMS Women's Divers on Day Two of SCIAC Championships

CLAREMONT, Calif. - For the second straight day, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's diving team had three first-year divers qualify for the...

February 16, 2020

Makenna Parkinson Earns Fourth in Three-Meter on First Day of SCIAC Diving Championships

CLAREMONT, Calif. - A trio of first-year divers qualified for the finals in the three-meter dive for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's swimming...

February 15, 2020

CMS Prepares to Host 2020 SCIAC Diving Championships this Weekend

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Claremont-Mudd-Scripps will serve as the host of the 2020 SCIAC Diving Championships, which will be held this Saturday and...

February 13, 2020

CMS Women's Swimming and Diving Goes 8-0 in SCIAC with Dual Sweep of Occidental, Whittier

WHITTIER, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's swimming and diving team completed a perfect regular season in SCIAC competition by...

February 1, 2020

CMS Women's Swimming and Diving Moves to 5-0 in SCIAC with 244-45 Win at La Verne

LA VERNE, Calif. - One day after battling Division I California Baptist down to the final relay, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's swimming and...

January 11, 2020

Augusta Lewis Sets Axelrood Pool Record as Athenas Sweep Two SCIAC Duals

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Sophomore Augusta Lewis broke her own Axelrood Pool record in the 200-yard breaststroke with a 2:20.46 as the Claremont-Mudd-S...

November 17, 2019

CMS Women's Swimming and Diving Cruises Past Caltech in First SCIAC Meet

PASADENA, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's swimming and diving team won 14 of its 16 events as it captured a 230-54 win over Caltech in...

November 10, 2019