University of Iowa Athletics
IM/Free

Garrett Hoce

Class Sr.
Hometown Canfield, Ohio
High School Palm Harbor (Fla.)

Hawk Item — Closed out his career with the ninth-fastest time in school history in the 400 IM (3:55.03).

2017-18 — Competed in the 50 free, 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM, and 400 IM… swam a collegiate best in the 200 IM (1:50.95) and 400 IM (3:55.03) at the Big Ten Championships.

2016-17 — Swam to a season-best time in the 200 IM (1:52.89), 400 IM (4:05.35), and 200 fly (1:53.84)… ranked third on the team in the 400 IM and fourth in the 200 IM.

2015-16 — Swam collegiate-bests in 200 free (1:46.77), 500 free (4:43.58), 100 back (53.82), and 200 breast (2:11.09)… had a season-best time of 1:56.01 (200 fly), 200 IM (1:53.66), and 400 IM (4:03.79)… ranked second on the team in the 400 IM.

2014-15 — Swam collegiate-best times in the 500 free (4:45.72), 100 breast (1:02.82), 100 fly (53.95), 200 fly (1:52.07), 200 IM (1:52.11), and 400 IM (3:59.35)… 400 IM time was second-fastest on the team… posted eight top-5 finishes, included a win at the Shamrock Invite, taking first in the 200 IM (1:57.34)… letterwinner.

High School — Posted three top-eight finishes as a senior, winning the 100-breast, placing third in 200 IM, and eighth in 100 breast… team captain as senior… led team to 4A state title… led team to conference, district, and regional titles and a state runner-up finish as a junior… placed fourth in 200 IM at state meet… team MVP as a freshman in Ohio… set school records in 200-free, 500-free, 200-IM, and in 200 and 400 free relays… high school coach was Lisa Bitting.

Personal — Born April 16, 1996… son of Kris and Shelly Hoce… has one younger brother, Gibson… majoring in interdepartmental studies.

Hoce’s Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
50 Free 21.18 Minnesota 10/27/17
200 Free 1:46.77 Intrasquad 10/9/15
500 Free 4:43.58 Western Illinois 2/5/16
100 Back 53.82 Western Illinois 2/5/16
100 Breast 59.38 Minnesota 10/27/17
200 Breast 2:04.28 at Big Ten Championships 2/24/18
200 Breast 2:11.09 Hawkeye Invitational 12/6/15
100 Fly 52.38 South Dakota 11/3/16
200 Fly 1:52.07 Big Ten Championships 2/26-28/15
200 IM 1:50.95 at Big Ten Championships 2/22/18
400 IM 3:53.03 at Big Ten Championships 2/23/18