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Patciance Dean, a current high school senior from Frankfurt, Indiana, has committed to swim for Division II Urbana University in Ohio. Dean will graduate from Frankfurt High School in spring 2020 and join the Blue Knights’ class of 2024.
Dean is currently a year-round swimmer for the Sugar Creek Swim Club in Crawfordsville, Indiana, and is primarily a sprint freestyle and backstroke swimmer.
“Urbana University is warm and welcoming. This swim team feels like a family. This is what I was looking for. I hope to grow as a person and a swimmer while attending Urbana.”
With her current best times, Dean would have had a few finals performances at the 2020 Great Midwest & Mountain East Conference Championships with Urbana. She would have placed 22nd in the 100 backstroke (1:04.96) and 23rd in the 100 freestyle (56.89).
Top SCY Times
- 50 freestyle – 26.15
- 100 freestyle – 56.89
- 100 breaststroke – 1:16.06
- 100 backstroke – 1:04.96
As a team, the Urbana Blue Knights placed 11th as a team at the Great Midwest & Mountain East Conference Championships this year.
Dean will begin her swimming career at Urbana University beginning fall 2020.
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