Kingfish Swimming’s Ian Arnold Verbally Commits to Miami University (Ohio)

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Ian Arnold, a current senior from Natick, Massachusetts, has committed to swim for D1 Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Arnold will graduate from Natick High School in May 2020 and join the Miami Red Hawks’ class of 2024 under head coach Hollie Bonewit-Cron.

Arnold, a freestyle sprinter and butterfly specialist, currently swims for Kingfish Swimming. He is a Summer Junior National qualifier and a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American.

“I am very excited to announce my commitment to study and compete for Miami University! I want to thank God, my family, my coaches, and all my friends who helped make this possible. The coaches, the team, and the university culture are a great fit for me as a student, athlete, and person, and I cannot wait to be a part of the family at MU. #ringthebell #loveandhonor.”

With his current best times, Arnold would have placed 12th in the 50 freestyle (20.89), 13th in the 100 freestyle (46.47) and 15th in the 100 butterfly (51.08) at the 2019 Mid-American Conference Championships.

At this meet, the Miama Red Hawks placed 1st as a team.

Arnold will begin his swimming career at Miami University beginning fall 2020.

Top SCY Times

  • 50 freestyle – 20.89
  • 100 freestyle – 46.47
  • 200 freestyle – 1:42.06
  • 100 butterfly – 51.08
  • 200 IM – 2:01.61

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