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Rachel  Butler View Rachel Butler profile

Rachel Butler

Cottonwood Heights, UT

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I chose the University of Minnesota because it offers the perfect balance of swim and school with its outstanding programs both in and out of the water. On my visit, I fell in love with the campus and felt at home with the team, making it the perfect place for me. Go Gophers!

Maggie  Erwin View Maggie Erwin profile

Maggie Erwin

Boise, ID

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I am so excited to announce my verbal commitment to swim and study at the University of Minnesota next fall! I chose Minnesota for the amazing coaches, team atmosphere and academic reputation. I can’t wait to be a Golden Gopher! Ski-U-Mah!

Desmon  Sachtjen View Desmon Sachtjen profile

Desmon Sachtjen

Sauk City, WI

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I am very excited to announce my verbal commitment to continue my academic and swimming career at the University of Minnesota. With the amazing academics, family team atmosphere, and the wonderful coaching staff it felt like the best fit for me. Thank you to everyone who has helped me along the way to this decision. Go Gophers!! 〽️

Lillianna  Brooks View Lillianna Brooks profile

Lillianna Brooks

Denver, CO

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I am thrilled to announce my verbal commitment to continue my swimming and academic career at the University of Minnesota. From the moment I stepped on campus I immediately felt at home and knew it was the place for me. With the perfect mix between academics and athletics I know I will be able to succeed both in the pool and in the classroom. Go Gophers!!

Isaac  Barrera View Isaac Barrera profile

Isaac Barrera

New Braunfels, TX

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I am extremely excited to announce my verbal commitment to further my education and swimming career at the University of Minnesota! The combination of amazing coaching staff, teammates and academics made it the perfect fit for me. Go Gophers!

Recruiting Information

2018 NCAA Championships: 10th place Women's Team, 15th place Men's Team!!!

At the University of Minnesota, we are looking for the best and brightest who want to train and compete at the highest levels of swimming from the Olympic Games, the NCAA Championships, B1G Ten Championships etc. At the same time, you can earn a great education at one of the best universities in the country! We recruit people of high character who want to be part of a championship team as a Golden Gopher!!!

Recruiting Requirements


Event Incoming Freshman Starting Point
50 Free 22.99 23.50
100 Free 49.99 50.99
200 Free 1:47.99 1:49.50
500 Free 4:47.99 4:52.00
1650 Free 16:30.00 16:40.00
100 Back 54.00 54.99
200 Back 1:57.99 1:59.99
100 Breast 1:00.99 1:02.00
200 Breast 2:12.99 2:15.50
100 Fly 53.50 54.50
200 Fly 1:58.50 2:00.00
200 IM 1:59.50 2:02.00
400 IM 4:16.99 4:19.99


Event Incoming Freshman Starting Point
50 Free 20.40 20.99
100 Free 44.75 45.50
200 Free 1:37.99 1:39.99
500 Free 4:26.00 4:32.00
1000 Free 9:19.99 9:29.99
1650 Free 15:25.00 15:40.00
100 Back 48.16 49.99
200 Back 1:46.00 1:49.99
100 Breast 54.99 56.00
200 Breast 1:59.99 2:02.00
100 Fly 48.00 49.50
200 Fly 1:47.99 1:50.99
200 IM 1:48.99 1:53.00
400 IM 3:53.99 4:02.00