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Lauren Leehy

Class Sr.
Hometown Neola, Iowa
High School Lewis Central

2017-18 — Swam to collegiate-best in 50 free (23.60), 100 free (51.30), and 200 free (1:51.69) at the Big Ten Championships.

2016-17 Honors — named to the Dean’s List during the spring semester. 2016-17 — Swam to a collegiate-best time in 200 free (1:52.07) and season-best times in 50 free (23.98) and 100 free (52.53).

2015-16 — Swam a collegiate-best in 50 free (23.97)… posted season-bests in 100 free (52.06) and 200 free (1:57.49)… member of a pair of winning relays on the year.

2014-15 — Swam collegiate-best times in the 50 free (23.99), 100 free (52.03), and 200 free (1:55.74)… member of team’s fourth-fastest 200-free relay (1:35.68) and 400-free relay (3:26.80)… posted 17 top-5 finishes… letterwinner.

High School — Earned All-America honors as a senior, and is a four-time state qualifier, three-time all-state honoree and an Iowa state record holder in the 400 free relay (3.29.27)… won the 100 free and 400-free relay at the 2013 Iowa State Swim Meet… three-time Lewis Central Swimmer of the Year where she holds five school records… 100-free time of 51.68 is the eighth-fastest in Iowa High School history… top 50-free time is 24.09.

Personal — Born Nov. 1, 1995… daughter of Ben and Tammy Leehy… has three siblings, Jordan, Mykenzie, and Adison… majoring in interdepartmental studies.

Leehy’s Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
50 Free 23.60 at Big Ten Championships 2/15/18
100 Free 51.30 at Big Ten Championships 2/17/18
200 Free 1:51.69 at Big Ten Championships 2/16/18