University of Iowa Athletics

Holly Duax

Class Fr.
Hometown Sioux City, Iowa
High School West
Holly Duax - Women's Track & Field - University of Iowa Athletics

2024 — Indoor – ran a collegiate-best 60 meters at Jarvis Scott Open (7.38)… that time ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… ran collegiate-best 200 meters at New Mexico Collegiate Classic (23.88)… Outdoor – ran third leg on team-leading 4×100-meter relay at Desert Heat Classic (44.07)… that time ranks third all-time at Iowa… placed second in 100 meters with a season-best and wind-aided 11.37 at USF Alumni Invite… placed second in 200 meters with a collegiate-best 23.63, ran third leg on winning 4×100-meter relay (44.44) and anchored winning and team-leading 4×400-meter relay (3:37.92) at Jim Click Shootout… the 4×100-meter relay time ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… ran third leg on 4×100-meter relay that placed fourth at B1G Championships (44.48) and 18th at NCC West Preliminary (44.19)… Dean’s List student (Fall 2023, Spring 2024)… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Academic All-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2023 — Indoor –won 200 meters (24.98) and placed second in 60 meters (7.69) at Jimmy Grant Invite… Dean’s List student (Fall 2022)… Outdoor – did not compete… Dean’s List student (Fall 2022, Spring 2023)… letterwinner.


High School — six-time state champion, winning 100 and 200 meters as a junior and senior, long jump as a senior, and ran on winning 400-meter relay senior year… nine-time state meet qualifier… three-time elite all-state, Class 4A all-state and all-conference honoree… set school records in 100 meters (11.67), 200 meters (23.95), 400 meters (57.3), long jump (19-1 1/2), and as part of 400-meter relay (48.14)… coached by Eric Strim, Mitchell Gullikson, and Lauren Blinde… played varsity volleyball all four years and varsity basketball two years… academic all-state honoree… served as president of Student Council and National Honor Society… participated as a Mentor for Violence Prevention.

Personal — born December 14, 2003… parents are Tim and Mary Duax… has two siblings – Amelia and Michael… her father played football at Dartmouth… psychology major.

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