Abigail Raatz  
Abigail Raatz

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Thiensville, Wis.

High School:
Homeschool

Position:
Freestyle


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2013-14 • SophomoreSeason:Placed 18th in the 100 free (50.04), finished 29th in the 200 free (1:48.83), and placed 24th in the 50 free (23.42) at the Big Ten Conference Championships (02/20-02/22)• Placed 7th in the 100 fly (59.96) at the Minnesota Challenge (02/08)•Placed 12th in the 100 free (53.32) and placed 7th in the 50 free (23.81) vs. Purdue and Wisconsin-Madison (01/31-02/01)• Finished the 50 free with a time of 24.14, placed 6th in the 100 free (54.97), and placed 8th in the 200 free (1:52.60) vs. NC State (01/24)• Placed 9th in the 100 fly (58.91) and finished the 200 free with a time of 1:53.96 at the Jean Freeman Invitational (12/06-12/07)• Placed 7th in the 100 free (50.35) and placed 1st in the 50 free (23.31) at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/15-11/16).

High School
: A home-schooled graduate (2013) • swam for the Schroeder swim team as part of the YMCA under instruction of David Anderson.

Personal: Born May 19, 1995 • daughter of Frederic and Cynthia Raatz • has four older brothers: Johanan, Michael, Stephen, and Matthew • brother Johanan swam for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee his freshman year • her favorite sports thrill was taking third place at the YMCA Nationals as a member of a relay team • plans to major in physiology • loves to study and read the Bible.

Raatz's Top Times

Year • Event • Time
2013 • 50 Free • 24.15
2013 • 100 Free • 51.01
2013 • 200 Free • 1:51.98