Bryce Boston
Bryce  Boston

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie HS

Event:
Butterfly/Freestyle


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2016-17 Senior Season: Earned a 47.83 in the 100-yard free at the Minnesota Invitational • Finished third place with a 49.77 at the Jean Freeman Invitational • earned first place with a 21.02 in the 50-yard free at the Jean Freeman Invitational • placed fourth with a 1:55.80 in the 200-yard fly at the Jean Freeman Invitational.

2015-16 Junior Season:
Tallied six top-five finishes during the regular season • Competed in four meets at home • Notched a lifetime best in the 50 free (20.92) at the 2016 Minnesota Challenge.   

2014-15 Sophomore Season: At the 2015 Minnesota Challenge, Boston finished 4th in the 100 fly, 5th in the 50 free and 30th in the 100 free (2/6-2/7) • Finished 6th in the 100 fly, 32nd in the 200 fly, 11th in the 50 free and 25th in the 100 free at the 2014 Jean K. Freeman Invite (12/5-12/6) • During the 2014 Arena Grand Prix at Minneapolis, Boston placed 13th in the 100 fly, 36th in the 50 free and 62nd in the 100 free (11/20-11/22) • Finished 7th in the 100 fly against Iowa (10/31) • Placed 2nd in the 100 fly vs. North Dakota (10/24).

2013-14 Freshman Season:
Finished 58th in the 100 free (46.06), finished 37th in the 100 fly (49.64), and finished 53rd in the 50 free (21.00) at the Big Ten Conference Championships (02/27-03/01) • Placed 29th in the 100 free (48.87), placed 10th in the 100 backstroke (53.14), and placed 8th in the 50 free (21.26) at the Minnesota Challenge (02/07-02/08) • Finished the 100 free with a time of 47.72, placed 8th in the 100 fly (51.04), finished the 50 backstroke with a time of 24.31, and placed 13th in the 50 free (21.54) vs. Purdue and Wisconsin-Madison (01/31-02/01) • Finished the 100 free with a time of 47.90, placed 8th in the 100 fly (50.69), and placed 9th in the 50 free (21.54) vs NC State (01/24) • Placed 6th in the 100 fly (50.85), finished 25th in the 100 free with a time of 47.95, placed 13th in the 200 fly (2:01.27), and placed 8th in the 50 free (21.34) at the Jean Freeman Invitational (12/06-12/07) • Finished 12th in the 100 free (46.81), and placed 5th in the 50 free (21.12) at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/15-11/16).

High School: Graduate of Eden Prairie High School (2013) • swam for high school team under instruction of Mom, Kelly Boston • five-time letter-winner in swimming • received All-Conference honors from 2009 to 2013 • received All-State honors from 2010 to 2013 • All-American from 2010 to 2013 • voted MVP of swim team in 2013 • member of the three All-time state Minnesota High School Records (200 medley, 200 free, and 400 free) • member of Minnetonka Swim Club, coached by Ben Bartell • Junior National qualifier in 50 free and 100 fly.

Personal: majoring in elementary education • born May 14, 1995 • son of Adam and Kelly Boston • has one younger sibling, Brynn • parents were both athletes at Butler University; Dad played football and ran track, while Mom swam.

Top Times at Minnesota
Event Time Date
50 free 20.92 02/05/16
100 fly 49.43 11/20/14
200 fly 1:57.00 12/04/15

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