Grace

Horton

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Freestyle/Backstroke
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Lafayette, La.
High School: St. Thomas More Catholic HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017-18)
Took home gold in her first collegiate meet as part of the 200-yard medley relay team in the meet against Loyola and Tulane ... Followed up with a second-place finish as part of the 400-yard freestyle relay team in the meet against Pittsburgh and Virginia ... Placed second in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 51.50 against SMU ... Recorded a personal-best time of 50.18, placing eighth in the ‘B' final at the Art Adamson Invitational ... Won gold as part of the 400 free relay team in the meet against Georgia ... Finished second in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 56.33 against Texas A&M ... Placed first as part of the 400 medley relay, 200 freestyle relay and the 400 freestyle relay teams at the Houston Quad Meet ... Closed the season strong by jumping to third and tenth on the LSU all-time list in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 50-yard freestyle with times of 53.72 and 22.91, respectively, at the SEC Championships.

PRIOR TO LSU
Four-year Academic All-League team award winner ... Four-year Academic All-District team award winner ... Four-year Academic All-State team award winner ... ... Led St. Thomas More High School to four consecutive district championships ... placed 1st in 100 free and 100 back at LHSAA Division 2 State Championships in 2014-16 ... Selected to LHSAA Division 2 All-State team from 2014-16 as a result of her championships... holds the state record in 200 back, 100 free, and 400 free relay at LHSAA Division 2 State Championships...Coached by Chris Landreneau and Colleen Barczyk.

PERSONAL
Born on August 22, 1999 ... Parents are Brian and Heather Horton ... Has two siblings, Kate and Sam.

Horton's Top Times
50 free - 22.91 2018 SEC Championships
100 free - 50.18 2017 Art Adamson Invitational
200 free - 1:50.24 2018 University of Houston Quad Meet
100 back - 53.72 2018 SEC Championships

Horton's Top 2017-18 Times
50 free - 22.91 SEC Championships
100 free - 50.18 Art Adamson Invitational
200 free - 1:50.24 University of Houston Quad Meet
100 back - 53.72 SEC Championships

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