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April Allen
April Allen


Cedar Rapids, IA

High School:



Hawkeyes Announce 2012-13 Award Winners

Butler, Betulius, Boschult, Seemann and Grilli earn top honors


59 Hawkeyes Named Winter Academic All-Big Ten

Iowa student-athletes honored for academic excellence


Gold Team Earns Bragging Rights

The gold squad beat the black squad 108-91 at the annual Black and Gold Intraquad meet.

High School -- all-American junior year... nine-time conference and regional champion... named first team and second team all-state twice... team won two conference and regional titles... four-time first-time all-Metro and three-time team MVP... set school records in 50 free and 100 breast, and as part of 200 medley and 200 free relays... swam on relays at Spring and Junior National Championships... academic all-American and all-conference, and team captain senior year... four-year swimming and academic letterwinner... earned U.S. Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete award senior year... named a salutatorian of her graduating class with a 4.1 grade-point average... four-year honor roll of excellence student... coached by John Ross.

Personal -- born July 15, 1990... daughter of Jerry and Nancy Allen... pre-medicine and biology major.