Peder Smith

Peder Smith
  • Event: Freestyle
  • Year: Senior
  • Hometown: Baxter, Minn.
  • High School: Brainerd

Three-year letter winner who will serve as a captain…he is a two-time all-conference performer in the 200 backstroke…twice during his career he has advanced to the A-Finals in the 400 IM and 200 backstroke at the Liberal Arts Championships…he also qualified for the A-Finals in the 100 backstroke last year and also swam on the 200 and 400 medley relays that advanced to the finals…he ranks third in school history in the 400 IM (4:11.77) and fifth in the 500 freestyle (4:44.97)…he is a two-time Conference Winter Sports All-Academic Team honoree (3.5 GPA or higher)…five-time letter winner in swimming and four times as a member of the cross country team while at Brainerd High School…earned Central Lakes Conference all-conference honors in swimming four times…also earned all-state honors as well as academic all-state honors…named team MVP…three-time all-conference performer in cross country and also named team MVP…member of the National Honor Society…son of Andrew Smith and Suzie Smith.


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