Clare Slagel

Clare Slagel
  • Event: Backstroke
  • Year: Senior
  • Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa
  • High School: Hempstead

Two-time NCAA III national champion in the 200 backstroke…five-time NCAA III All-American...placed 2th in the 100 backstroke in 2015; placed third in the 100 backstroke and 7th as a member of the 200 medley relay, and 10th in the 400 freestyle relay in 2014…holds four individual school records in the 500 freestyle (4:58.91), 100 backstroke (55.31) and 200 backstroke (1:58.38)…also swam on 200 medley (1:43.29) and 400 (3:49.34) medley relay teams that set school records…2014 and 2015 Iowa Conference Winter Sports All-Academic Team honoree (3.5 GPA or higher)…Two-time CSCAA Scholar All-American…named to the 2014 and 2015 Capital One Academic All-American DIII Women's At Large team…four-year letter winner while at Hempstead High…Mississippi Valley Conference all-conference performer and was also named Athlete of the Year…also earned first team all-state honors…set seven school records…member of National Honor Society…daughter of Daniel and Karen Slagel.