|High School:||Centennial HS|
In her first season at Pacific, Sumioka showed tremendous promise in the freestyle sprint events. She had her best showing against Nevada, taking second in the 50 Free. She added a third-place finish in the 100 Free against Fresno Pacific and UC Santa Cruz and added three fourth-place finishes. Also swimming the 100 Back for the Tigers, Sumioka took third against CSU Bakersfield and fourth against UC Davis. At the 2012 MPSF Championships, she placed 15th in the 100 Back with a time of 58.61 while her mark of 53.64 in the 100 Free was good for 23rd. Both times were season-best marks and ranked third on the team, respectively.
Sumioka prepped at Centennial High School in Corona, Calif. A four-year letterwinner for the Huskies, she was her team’s MVP each season and captained her team for three seasons. Her record-setting 100 Back time earned Sumioka All-America recognition.
Sumioka was born in Huntington Beach, Calif., and is the daughter of Mona and Tony Sumioka. Her hobbies include cooking, dancing, and doing yoga. Sumioka is majoring in sports medicine with the goal of becoming an athletic or personal trainer.