Anoka Swim and Dive

Reese Dehen: Anoka High School Athena award winner

nicole Hedman

Congratulations to Reese Dehen who was is Anoka High School's Athena award winner for 2020-2021.  The Athena award honors the outstanding female high school senior student-athlete.  Listed below are Reese's accomplishments.

Anoka High School Swimming & Diving 2015-2020
2015-7th grade
2016- 8th grade
2017- freshman
2018- sophomore
2019- junior
2020- senior


State qualifier:
2016: 200 medley relay, 200 IM, 200 free relay, 100 breast
2017: 200 Medley relay, 200 IM, 200 free relay, 100 breast (state runner-up)
2018: 200 medley relay, 200 IM (state champion), 200 free relay, 100 breast (state runner-up)
2019: 200 IM (state champion), 200 free relay, 100 breast (state champion), 400 free relay
2020: 200 IM, 200 free relay, 100 Breast- State was not held this year because of the pandemic.


All-conference
2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020


All-State
2017: 200 IM & 100 breast
2018: 200 IM &100 breast
2019: 200 IM &100 breast


Minnesota State High School Coaches Association 2019 State Swimmer of the Year


All-American
2017: 100 Breast
2018: 200 IM, 100 breast
2019: 200 IM, 100 breast


Team awards:
Captain 2020
MVP of team 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Most inspirational 2020
Rookie of the year 2015


Reese will be on scholarship at Ohio State next year.