Grace Murray
Grace Murray
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Iowa City, Iowa
High School: Iowa City West
Events: FR/FL

PERSONAL BESTS

EventTimeMeetDate
50 Freestyle58.10Principia1/17/2014
200 Freestyle1:56.41UAA Championships
2/18/2011
500 Freestyle
5:05.54UAA Championships
2/14/2014
1,000 Freestyle
10:29.80UAA Championships2/16/2013
1,650 Freestyle
17:12.99NCAA Championships3/26/2011
100 Butterfly
58.98UAA Championships
2/14/2014
200 Butterfly2:08.19NCAA Championships
3/25/2011
200 Individual Medley2:29.24Principia1/17/2014

 

2013-14: Posted a B-cut time of 17:25.39 in the 1,650 free at the UAA Championships ... Ranked third on the team in the 500 free (5:05.54) ... UAA all-academic.

2012-13: Clocked a season-best and B-cut time of 17:26.68 to place fifth in the 1,650 freestyle at the UAA Championships ... Set a season-best (10:29.80) in the 1,000 free during her 1,650 free swim at the conference meet ... Also swam to 14th in the 500 free and 20th in the 200 butterfly at the UAA Championships ... Selected to the CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention ... UAA all-academic.

2011-12: Finished in the top-10 in five events at the UAA Championships ... Placed sixth in the 1,650 freestyle (17:39.00) and 10th in the 100 butterfly with a career-best time of 59.13 ... Also swam on the fourth-place 200 medley relay, fifth-place 800 free relay and seventh-place 400 medley relay ... Posted a B-cut and season-best time of 17:26.23 to win the 1,650 freestyle at the Wheaton Invitational (12/2) ... UAA all-academic.

2010-11: Captured All-America honors with a 10th-place finish in the 1,650-yard freestyle … Earned All-UAA accolades with a third-place finish in the 200-medley relay … Set a new Washington University record with a time of 1:46.95 in the 200-medley relay at the UAA Championships … Also finished 24th in the 200-yard butterfly and 43rd in the 500-yard freestyle at the NCAA Championships … Picked up fourth-place finishes in the 400-medley and 800-freestyle relays and came in 12th in the 500-yard freestyle at the UAA Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner and team captain for the swimming team at Iowa City West High School … Set the school record in the 100-buttefly, the 200-medley relay and the 400-free relay … Four-time state qualifier … Four-time Second-Team All-State selection … National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Majoring in biomedical engineering … Daughter of Boyd and Lisa Murray.