Louisville Deepens Breaststroke Bench with Verbal from Morgan Friesen

Greeley, Colorado’s Morgan Friesen has given her verbal accord to the University of Louisville for the 2017-18 season.

“I am happy to announce my verbal commitment to the University of Louisville as of last Thursday, September 15th.  I am super excited to be a Cardinal and can’t wait to be a part of an amazing team!”

A senior at Windsor High School, Friesen is a three-time Colorado 4A state champion and state record-holder in the 100 breast (2014-2016) and reigning state champion in the 200 IM (2016). She achieved All-American status with all four swims. Moreover, she is a two-time Academic All American (2015-2016).

Friesen swims year-round for Loveland Swim Club with coach Jim Nickell. She competed at 2016 U.S Olympic Trials in the 100 and 200 breast. Her top times include.

100 breast 1:01.35 1:11.07
200 breast 2:14.08 2:32.84
200 IM 2:01.99 2:22.78
400 IM 4:21.94 4:57.49

Friesen’s classmate at Louisville will be recently-committed Ashlyn Schoof.

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Bobby Lewis

Congratulations Mofri!!! Top tier student athlete who is fearless and a team-first competitor who will excel at the next level of her athletic career. Great addition to Louisville! #LSC

Bobby Lewis

Congratulations Morgan! A top tier student athlete who is a fearless and team-first competitor that will make an impact in the next level of her athletic career. #LSC

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