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IASI Athlete Committee: Anya Koenigsfeld, Adam Feilmeyer, Jordon Kloth, Mikayla Kloth

ATTENTION ATHLETES:  If you are interested in serving on an IASI Committee - please contact an Athlete Representative. Every Iowa Swimming Committee requires athlete participation and your involvment is welcome and encouraged! Committees include: Athletes Committee, Audit Committee, Budget Committee, Coaches Committee, Diversity-Equity-Inclusion Committee, Finance Committee, Officials Committee, Personnel Committee, Program Development Committee, Sanction Committee, Safe Sport Committee, Technical Planning Committee

Athlete Travel Reimbursement  Suspended for 2020-2021 due to Covid 19
Athlete Travel Reimbursement Form and Instructions - fillable rev. 2019  (March 31 deadline) You may request early and immediate reimbursement of Flight Expense Only for A Level meets which are deemed as "Fly To" meets. Early Reimbursement Disclosure Statement

Athlete Achievements Page Archive of IASI Awards recipients, IASI Scholarship recipients, Iowa Scholastic All Americans, Iowa National Junior Team Members, USA Swimming National Select Camp attendees from Iowa, Olympic Trials and Paralympic Trials participants. 

USA Swimming Scholastic All American Award (application period is open on the USA Swimming website June 1-August 15 https://www.usaswimming.org/utility/landing-pages/times/scholastic-all-american-application Requirements: Must have completed 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade, minimum 3.5 GPA for the current academic year, must have swum an individual pool time equal to a Winter Juniors qualifying time during the SAA qualifying period. 

National and Zone Camps​ (see links for general information, eligibility criteria, application deadlines, dates of camps)

Leadership Training Opportunities - for swimmers entering 10th, 11th, 12th grades. Designed to inspire leadership and build confidence in athletes to achieve success both in and out of the pool. 

Iowa Swimming and Judy Hoffman Scholarships Application due March 15th, announced in April, awarded at Long Course Championship Meet. Athlete Application for Iowa Swimming Schloarship  Both the IASI Swimming Scholarship and Judy Hoffman Memorial Scholarship Awards are granted to graduating high school seniors attending college in the fall of the same year. The awards are determined by the Scholarship Committee, with approval of the Iowa Swimming Board of Directors and based on qualities of citizenship, leadership, academics, service to Iowa Swimming, club representation, swimming excellence, and need.

Congratulations to Berit Quass of DSMY and Anna Pfeiffer of DASH, 2020 recipients of the Iowa Swimming Scholarship Award.

Berit Quass, daughter of Kevin and Julie Quass, graduated from Dowling Catholic High School, and has been swimming for 10 years, most recently for the Des Moines Greater YMCA Marlins. She is a Junior National qualifier and has held IASI records in both individual and relay events. In addition to swimming, she has also focused on her academic career earning USA Swimming Scholastic All-America honors. Berit is a member of the National Honor Society, a Dowling Aquinas Key recipient, has earned Dowling’s Silver Cord for volunteering which included spending time as a Special Olympics swimming coach. Berit is excited to head to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in the fall, earning both an academic and athletic scholarship. She plans to major in accounting and is looking forward to representing the Lady Vols. Go Big Orange!

Anna Pfeiffer, daughter of Steve and Jody Pfeiffer, is a recent graduate of Western Dubuque High School. Anna started swimming at the age of 7 with the Dubuque Area Swimmin’ Hurricanes and has loved the water ever since. Anna swam high school on a co-op program with Dubuque Senior High School. At Western Dubuque, she was Vice President of the Senior Class, active in Student Council and Leadership group, Spanish club, a Hugh O’Brien Youth leadership ambassador and on Dubuque Area Youth Leadership Council. Anna graduates as a Senior Scholar and earned her Silver Cord for service. Anna has recently gotten her USA Swimming Coaching certificate. She will be attending the University of Iowa to continue her swimming career, majoring in Health and Human Physiology with plans for medical school to become a Sports Medicine doctor. She is looking forward to the future and being a Hawkeye!

 

Congratulations to Trinity Sadecky of IFLY, 2020 recipient of the Judy Hoffman Memorial Scholarship Award

Trinity is a recent graduate from City High School in Iowa City, and started swimming with Iowa Flyers nearly 10 years ago. During her high school career, she earned the Silver Cord Award for her volunteerism, is a member of the National Honors Society and graduated Magna cum laude. She swam for her high school’s swim team, breaking 4 school records, 1 conference record, was a team captain, and was recognized for her academics by MVC and NISCA. Trinity will attend Iowa State University in the fall to study Elementary Education and will continue her love of swimming as a member of the ISU Swim and Dive team.