University of Iowa Athletics
Breast/IM

Hannah Maher

Class Sr.
Hometown Decorah, Iowa
High School Decorah

2014-15 — Recorded collegiate-best times in 100 free (53.15), 100 breast (1:03.30), and 200 breast (2:18.52)… ranks sixth all-time in the 200 breast… recorded 23 top-5 finishes, including a trio of wins… named Academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List honoree during fall and spring semesters… letterwinner.

2013-14 — Swam collegiate-best time in the 50-free (23.78) at Big Ten Championships… posted season-best times in the 100 (1:04.08) and 200-breast (2:20.16) at Big Ten Championships… recorded season-best time in the 200-free (1:54.88) at the Black & Gold Intrasquad… registered eight top-five finishes… academic All-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2012-13 — Swam collegiate best times in the 100 free (53.30) and 200 IM (2:05.86) at Hawkeye Invitational and 200 breaststroke (2:18.68) vs. Iowa State… swam season best times in the 50 free (24.09) at Big Ten Championships, 200 free (1:56.51) at Black & Gold Intrasquad, and 100 breast (1:04.51) at the Hawkeye Invitational… named Academic All-Big Ten… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… posted 10 top-five finishes… named to UI Dean’s List… letterwinner.

2011-12 — swam collegiate best times in the 50 free (23.89) and 200 IM (2:06.09) at the Hawkeye Invitational… also posted a collegiate best time in the 100 breast (1:03.88) at Iowa State… posted 15 top-five finishes… letterwinner.

High School — Four-time all-state selection… named team MVP her first three seasons… named 2010 Scholar Athlete of the Year… All-America swimmer in the 100 breast… placed second in the 200 IM (2:06.91) and 100 breast at the 2010 Iowa state swim meet… secretary of National Honor Society… vice president of student council.

Personal — Born Aug. 26, 1992… daughter of Tracy and David Maher… biology major… uncle, Michael Maher, swam on Iowa’s men’s team… majoring in biology.

Maher’s Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
50 Free 23.78 at Big Ten Championships 2/20/14
100 Free 53.15 at Minnesota 10/31/14
200 Free 1:54.53 Intrasquad 10/8/11
100 Breast 1:03.30 at Big Ten Championships 2/18-21/15
200 Breast 2:18.32 at Big Ten Championships 2/18-21/15
200 IM 2:05.86 Hawkeye Invitational 11/30/12