University of Iowa Athletics
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Amanda Johnson

Class Fr.
Hometown Ankeny, Iowa
High School Ankeny

2007-08 — recorded six top-eight finishes… season and collegiate-bests in the 50 (26.39), 100 (1:03.97), 200 (2:07.12) and 500 (5:07.03), 100 (1:02.31) and 200 back (2:14.17), 100 fly (59.88) and 200 IM (2:14.83)… letterwinner.

High School — two-time first team all-American, earning second team honors as a juniors… swam on two state champion medley relays… 16-time state qualifier… seven-time conference and six-time regional champion… three-time all-state selection… set school records in 200 medley relay and 200 free relay… personal bests are 1:01.19 in 100 fly, 1:00.89 in 100 back, 24.93 in 50 free, and 26.14 in 50 fly… academic all-state as a senior… team co-captain as a senior… high school coach was Mark Nordby and club coach was Kelly Nordell…National Honor Society member.

Personal — born January 6, 1989… daughter of Dennis and Dawn Johnson… biochemistry major.

Johnson’s Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
50 Free 26.39 vs. Minnesota 10/19/07
100 Free 1:03.97 at Iowa State 12/7/07
200 Free 2:07.12 at Missouri Dual 1/26/08
500 Free 5:07.03 vs. Northern Iowa 2/1/08
100 Back 1:02.31 at Big Ten Championships 2/22/08
200 Back 2:14.17 at Ohio State Invite 12/2/07
100 Fly 59.98 at Big Ten Championships 2/22/08
200 IM 1:03.97 at Ohio State Invite 11/30/07