Meaghan Raab

Meaghan Raab

Meaghan Raab was born March 25, 1996 to parents, Jamie and Gregg. The Raab family is full of elite swimmers as Meaghan’s younger brother and sister both won their individual events at the Mid-Penn Championships.

High School (Hershey)

Raab attended Hershey High School where she was a multi-time state champion and finished in the top 10 at Junior Nationals in the following events: Was a top-10 finalist at the Junior National meet in the 100m and 200m freestyle, the 100m butterfly, and the 200m IM.

Studying Mass Media Arts, the extremely versatile Raab chose to attend Georgia after visiting the Cal Bears, Tennessee and Texas.

Raab is a part of a special recruiting class – at the time of her commitment she was the third top-10 recruit to commit to the University of Georgia. She has multiple swimming accolades including State Champion, Junior National Champion and has High School All-America honors in the 50, 100, 200 and 500 freestyles, the 100 backstroke, the 100 butterfly and the 200 IM.

College (Georgia)

2014-2015

Raab is in her freshman year at UG, and she’s hit NCAA ‘B’ cuts in the 100 freestyle, 200 backstroke and 200 IM.

National/International Competition

Raab was an Olympic Trials qualifier in 2012. She swam the 100m butterfly and 200m IM finishing 44th and 60th. She swam in the 2012 Junior National Championships following Olympic Trials, winning the 200m freestyle.

2019 Pan American Games (Lima, Peru)

In Lima, Raab won silver in the 200 free, touching just .06 behind her USA teammate, Claire Rasmus. She also anchored team USA’s 4×200 free relay to gold in a field best split of 1:58.14.

International Medals

Place Event Year Meet
Gold 800 Freestyle Relay 2019 Pan American Championships
Silver 200 Free 2019 Pan American Championships

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
scy 100 Free 48.56 12/06/15 2015 UGA Fall Invite
Athens, Georgia
scy 200 Free 1:43.78 03/17/17 2017 NCAA Championships
Indianapolis, Indiana
scy 200 Breast 2:08.78 12/03/17 2017 UGA Fall Invite
Athens, Georgia
scy 200 IM 1:55.37 12/01/17 2017 UGA Fall Invite
Athens, Georgia
Courtesy: Rafael Domeyko/rafaeldomeyko.com Courtesy: Rafael Domeyko/rafaeldomeyko.com Courtesy of Georgia Athletics. Meaghan Raab during the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships on Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Greensboro (N.C.) Aquatic Center. (Photo by Steven Colquitt)

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