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Laura Mozdzen
Laura Mozdzen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gilbert, AZ

High School:
Chandler

Event:
Fly

Iowa Items -- her best times in 100 fly (55.66), 200 fly (2:02.96) and 200 IM (2:05.97) rank fourth, fourth and sixth on Iowa's all-time best performers list... swam on 200 medley relay (1:43.81) that ranks fifth in school history and on three 400 medley relays that rank in the top 10.

2008-09 -- led team in 200 fly (2:03.37) and swam on team-leading 400 medley relay (3:43.73)... the relay time ranks second in school history... swam collegiate bests in 100 fly (55.66) and 200 IM (2:05.97) at Big Ten Championships... those times rank fourth and sixth, respectively, in school history... posted 13 top-five finishes, winning 200 fly three times and 100 fly twice... earned CSCAA all-academic individual honorable mention honors... academic all-Big Ten... letterwinner.

2007-08 -- swam on team-leading 200 (1:43.81) and 400 medley relays (3:44.05)... those times rank fifth and third, respectively, in school history... also led team in 100 fly (56.49)... recorded two victories and seven runner-up finishes... swam season bests in the 50 (26.80), 100 (56.49) and 200 fly (2:04.45) and 200 IM (2:08.50)... academic all-Big Ten... letterwinner.

2006-07 -- swam collegiate-best 2:02.96 in 200 fly, which ranks fourth in school history... won 100 fly at Minnesota (57.57)... recorded 14 top-five finishes... letterwinner.

High School -- won 100 fly state title as a sophomore, placing second as a senior... won conference 100 fly and 200 free titles senior year... set school records in 100 free (54.27), 100 fly (56.20) and as part of 200 free relay (1:44.79)... placed fifth in 100 fly and 14th in 200 fly at 2006 Junior National Championships... four-time swimmer of the year, earning rookie of the year honors as a freshman... two-time Chandler High School female athlete of the year... five-time scholar-athlete award winner... National Honor Society member... coaches were Richard Johnson and David Tait.

Personal -- born December 20, 1987... daughter of Tom and Barb Mozdzen... engineering major.

Mozdzen's Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
50 Fly26.34vs. Western Illinois1/19/07
100 Fly55.66at Big Ten Championships2/20/09
200 Fly2:02.96at Big Ten Championships2/10/07
100 IM1:01.54at Missouri Dual11/4/06
200 IM2:05.97at Big Ten Championships2/19/09