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Minnesota HS Class A File-Holder Grace Hanson Chooses Mizzou for 2022


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Grace Hanson of the Waves Aquatic Membership in Minnesota has verbally dedicated to Mizzou for fall 2022. A junior at Hutchinson Excessive Faculty, she’s the primary verbal for Mizzou’s class of 2026.

I’m excited to announce my verbal dedication to Mizzou the place I can be persevering with my swimming and educational profession! It has been nice to get to know the coaches and staff over the previous few months. A particular because of my dad and mom, sister, household, coaches, teammates, and pals for his or her countless help. I can’t wait to be a part of the Mizzou household! As soon as a tiger, all the time a tiger.


  • 50 free – 22.79
  • 100 free – 49.83
  • 100 fly – 55.47

Hanson is a pure sprinter with one of many stronger 50/100 free combos within the class. She additionally runs monitor and is a three-time letter winner.

She has already made loads of Minnesota highschool historical past; a two-time Class A Athlete of the 12 months award recipient, she is the three-time defending 50 free Minnesota HS Class A champion (she competed as an eighth-grader in 2017 and received it) and the defending 100 free champion. Hanson has been on each free relays for Hutchinson the previous few years, and he or she’s helped them to Class A titles in each in 2017, 2018 and 2019 (and the 400 free relay title in 2016 as a seventh-grader).

On the 2019 meet final season, she tied College of Minnesota nice Lindsey Kozelsky‘s Class A document within the 50 free and he or she helped the 400 free relay set a brand new Class A document. In whole, Hanson has received 11 Class A titles between her particular person and relay performances, although she received’t be capable to contest for extra but because the 2020 state meet was canceled because of the pandemic.

Hanson is an Olympic Trials qualifier within the 50 free, the place she cracked 26 seconds in LCM final summer season to hit a lifetime finest 25.98. On the 2019 Winter Junior Championships – West, Hanson made the 50 free B-final to put 14th total (23.14).

Mizzou has a robust dash contingent led by present senior Sarah Thompson, who blasted a school-record 21.53 within the 50 free final season and likewise went a lifetime finest 48.15 final 12 months. Junior Megan Keil (22.0/49.2) and sophomores Amy Feddersen (22.6/48.9) and Alex Moderski (22.7/49.2) are additionally a part of that dash group, and Feddersen and Moderski ought to overlap for one season with Hanson.

Incoming within the class of 2025 are Minnesota HS standout Taylor Williams (23.6/50.4) and Indiana’s Colleen Duffy (23.2/52.0) so far as sprinters go.

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