COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Fresno State swimming and diving freshman Sera Hanagan was named to the 2021 USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team.
To be considered for this year's team, swimmers had to have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 for the 2020-21 school year and swum a 2019 Winter Junior qualifying time in any individual event between September 1, 2020 and August 31, 2021.
A native of Cave Creek, Ariz., Hanagan swam with the Scottsdale Aquatic Club and was one of 11 swimmers from the club and one of 25 swimmers from the state of Arizona to be honored as a Scholastic All-American.
In addition to her time with the Scottsdale Aquatic Club, Hanagan also won Arizona Division I state titles in the 4x50 and 4x100 freestyle at Cactus Shadows High School.
In total, 1,231 swimmers were honored by USA Swimming with 586 girls and 645 boys named Scholastic All-Americans and the number of athletes increased by 13% from 2020, when 1,087 were named.
Fresno State will compete as a team for the first time this season hosting the Chick-Fil-A Invitational Oct. 8-9 at the Fresno State Aquatics Center.