University of Iowa Athletics

Nia Hermansen

Class Fr.
Hometown Minnetonka, Minn.
High School Minnetonka

2011 — Indoor – ran collegiate-best 600 meters (1:41.30) at Iowa Open and 800 meters (2:18.68) at Iowa State Classic… Outdoor – ran collegiate-best 800 meters (2:20.87) at Musco Twilight XII.

2010 — Track – reshirted… Cross Country – finished 32nd at Iowa Invite (11:44-3,000 meters)… team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors.

High School — ran on state and conference champion 3,200-meter relay senior year… two-time all-conference in cross country and track, earning all-state and team captain honors senior year… team won conference titles in cross country twice and track once… best times were 60.1 in 400 meters, 47.6 in 300-meter hurdles, 2:19 in 800 meters and 15:32 in cross country 4,000 meters… also competed in figure skating… coached by Jane Morgan, Krista Larson and Amy Mayer.

Personal — born February 20, 1991… daughter of Mike and Mary Hermansen… open major.

Hermansen’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
600 Meters (I) 1:41.30 Iowa Open 91/15/11
800 Meters (I) 2:18.68 at Iowa State Classic 2/12/11
800 Meters (O) 2:20.87 Musco Twilight XII 4/23/11
3,000 Meters (CC) 11:44 Iowa Invitational 9/18/10