Hawkeyes Pick Up Versatile California Talent, Michael Tenney, For 2016

Michael Tenney, currently a senior at Chino Hills High School, has made a commitment to the University of Iowa Hawkeyes for the 2016-17 season. At the recent CIF State meet, Tenney achieved lifetime-best times in the 200 free and 500 free. He went 1:39.00 in the 200 for seventh place, taking 1.7 seconds off his best time. In the 500, Tenney finished fourth with 4:28.65 after having dropped 2.8 seconds from his previous PB in prelims (4:27.17).

Tenney also swims for Brea Aquatics. He is a versatile swimmer who can add value in any number of areas. He has achieved national time standards in mid-distance freestyle, 200 back, 200 fly and 400 IM, and his best times include:

  SCY LCM
100 free 46.54 54.68
200 free 1:39.00 1:56.58
500 free 4:27.17 4:06.75
1000 free 9:26.43 8:36.27
1650 free 15:49.44 16:28.70
200 back 1:57.40 2:09.53
200 fly 1:50.75 2:05.92
400 IM 4:03.49 4:37.72

Tenney will be joining the Hawkeyes’ class of 2020 that will also include:

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Anne Lepesant

Anne Lepesant is the mother of four daughters, all of whom swim/swam in college. With an undergraduate degree from Princeton (where she was an all-Ivy tennis player) and an MBA from INSEAD, she worked for many years in the financial industry, both in France and the U.S. Anne is currently …

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