Aquahawks in College

Class of 2019

Jamie Abernathy- Loyola University New Orleans


Class of 2018

Courtney Cruickshank- University of Kansas

Major: Undecided

Courtney has been a member of the Aquahawks for 10 years, as both a swimmer and now coach! Courtney plans to attend the University of Kansas in the Fall of 2018 but is unsure of her major at this time. As a swimmer, Courtney was a MV Championships qualifier, as well as a Top 3 finisher at both Districts and Winter Qualifier. Courtney is a member of the Missouri Valley All-Academic team. For Free State High School, Courtney was a Sunflower League Top 12 Finalist, as well as a State Qualifier. Courtney's favorite Aquahawk memories include playing kickball, sharks & minnows and follow-the-leader swim style with former Aquahawk Coach, Cameron. Outside the pool, Courtney is a member of the Free State Marching Band, National Honor Society, Student Athletic Advisory, Chancellor's Top Scholar, Kansas History Day participant, Art Club. We wish Courtney the best of luck at KU next year!!

Hailei Detwiler- Coe College

Major: Psychology/Sociology

Hailei has been on the Aquahawks for 10 years and plans to continue her swimming career at Coe College next year. Hailei is a Missouri Valley Championships qualifier, four time Kansas High School State qualifier, four year Varsity Letterman and was member of the 2015 Kansas 6A State Championship Team. Hailei is a Senior Captain for the Free State Girls team this year. Hailei is also a member of National Honor Society and a three time Missouri Valley All-Academic Team. In addition to being a swimmer, she is an Orchestra letterman and has received four consecutive "1" (Excellent) ratings for Orchestra State Large Ensemble. Hailei's favorite Aquahawk memories include having Coach Andrew sing "I believe you can fly" to her  on the pool deck, Graveyard runs and driving Coach Andrew home from a swim meet where he was stuffed in the trunk of the family car. Good luck Hailei, Coe is lucky to have you!!

Lydia Zicker- Loyola Marymount University

Major: Psychology

Lydia has been a member of the Aquahawks for 7 years. She is both a Sectional Qualifier and Kansas High School State finalist. Lydia was a member of the 2015 Kansas 6A State Championship team. Lydia's favorite events are the 100 Breastroke and 50 Freestyle. Lydia has been a member of the Missouri Valley All-Academic team for 3 years. When she is not in the pool, Lydia is active in the FSHS Marching Band and is a member of the Chamber Choir. This Fall, Lydia will be attending Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, CA where she will swim for the Lions and plans to major in Psychology. Good Luck Lydia!!


Class of 2017

Hailey Brull- University of Nebraska-Omaha

Major: 2D Art

Charlotte Crandall- Smith College

Jordan Portela- University of Minnesota

Major: Undecided

Corey Schultz-Bever-Drake University

Matthew Wilkus- Morningside College

Major: Accounting

Evan Yoder- University of Minnesota

Major: Kinesiology


Class of 2016

Anna McCurdy-University of Maine

Major: Nutrition, with a Pre-Med Minor

Ethan Kallenburger- Kansas State University

Major: Medical Bio-Chemistry

Tori Beeler- University of Nebraska

Major: Forensic Science


Class of 2015

Eliza Anderson- University of Rhode Island

Major: Pharmacy

Josh Terrell-Carson-Newman University

Major: Exercise Science


Class of 2014

Kate McCurdy- University of Kansas

Major: Engineering 

Phoebe Edwards- Emory University

Major: Film and Media Broadcasting 


Class of 2013

Morgan Miller- University of Rochester (Crew Team)

Major: Business & Music

Heather Cistola- William Jewell College

Major: Nursing

Ben Sloan- University of Massachusetts

Major: Pre-Law/Business



Class of 2012

Reese Edwards- DePauw University

Major: Communications/Business

Zach "Earl" Andregg- Colorado Mesa University

Major: Biology


Class of 2011

Stacey Rudman- Grand Canyon University

Major: Psychology & Music

Chloe Portela- University of Minnesota

Major: Pre-Med

Kara Mishler- University of Arkansas

Major: Pharmacy

Reilly Moore- University of Denver

Major: Restaurant and Tourism Management

Ethan Fisher- St. Cloud State University

Major: Mechanical Engineering         


Class of 2010

Morgan Flannigan- University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Major: Pharmacy

Jessica Boyer- Drury University

Major: Physical Therapy                 

Adriane Black—Morehead State University

Major: Undecided

Maddy Dalcamo- University of Wisconsin, transferred to San Diego State University

Major: Kinesiology

Heather Clark- University of Kansas, transferred to Washburn University

Major: Sociology


Class of 2009

Alyssa Rudman- University of Kansas

Molly Albrecht- Yale University

Marley Suckow- Iowa State University

Cora Powers- University of Kansas

Cameron Case- Missouri State University, transferred to University of Kansas


Class of 2008

Caitlin Gallagher- University of Connecticut

Zach Henderson- St. Cloud State University

Eric Sparks- Towson University, transferred to University of Kansas 

Alex Boyer- University of Kansas


Class of 2007

Chase Torgeson- University of Denver

Katie Swank- University of Miami-Ohio

Sarah Clark- University of Kansas

Lauren Pipkin- Denison University

Chelsea Dirks-Ham- Missouri State University