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Tanner Hering

Free/IM
Position
Sophomore
Class
Greensboro, NC
Hometown
Page High School
High School / Club
Tanner Hering - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

Virginia Career Best
200 Free: 1:40.85
200 Fly: 1:53.28
200 IM: 1:53.98
200 Breast: 2:07.96
400 IM: 3:54.85
500 Free: 4:22.69
1000 Free: 9:16.53
1650 Free: 15:18.21

2021-22
• Finished 13th in the 1650 free and 22nd in the 500 free with career-best times and was 34th in the 400 IM at the ACC Championships
• Placed 5th in the 1000 free at the team’s meet against California
• Placed 2nd in the 200 free and 200 breast at the team’s meet against Army
• Placed 6th in the 500 free at the team’s meet against Texas
• Placed 2nd in the 500 free at the team’s meet against North Carolina

2020-21
• Finished 26th in the 500 and 1650-yard freestyle and was 27th in the 400-yard IM at the ACC Championships
• Won the 1650-yard freestyle at the Cavalier Invitational
• Swam the 500 free, 1650 free and 400 IM at the Tennessee and Alabama double dual meet
• Finished fourth in the 500 free against Navy
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Named a three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
• Is a 14-time team record holder for SWIM GSA
• Two-time National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association All-American
• Holds four team records for Page High School in the 200 free, 500 free, 200 free relay and 400 free relay
• North Carolina Swimming Team Athlete Delegate for SWIM GSA

Personal
• Undeclared
• Son of Beverly and Clark Hering
• Has two brothers, Clay and Flinn
• Clay, brother, swam for Georgia Tech
• Student Body Secretary and Treasurer at Paige High School and head of the Canned Food Drive Committee during senior year