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  • Swimmer at Trojan Swim Club (TROJ-CA)
  • in 2008 = 27 DOB: May 13, 1981
  • 5' 9" (175.3 cm)
  • Hometown = Fargo, N.D.
  • Coach = Dave Salo
  • Wikipedia:Keri Hehn
  • USA Swimming's media guide provided some source materials.

Career Highlights:[]

Received the 2008 Simon Endowment Award ... competed at the 2007 Pan American Games, finishing third in the 200m breast ... placed fourth in the event at the 2007 Conoco Phillips National Championships

Pan Am Games[]

Won a bronze medal in the 200m breaststroke in 2007

World University Games:[]

Was sixth in the 200m breast, ninth in the 100m breast and 15th in the 50m breast at the 2003 World University Games

United States (also known as USA) Flag of the United States Nationals[]

2007: Placed fourth in the 200 BR

NCAA NCAA logo Championships[]

Placed eighth in the 200y breast at the 2003 NCAA Championships ... finished eighth in 200y breast at 2002 NCAA Championships

NCAA NCAA logo Championships[]

Was an NCAA All-American and Academic All-American at University of Minnesota

2007 World Rankings:[]

44th, 50m breast; 16th, 100m breast; 17th, 200m breast

2006 World Rankings:[]

73rd, 100m breast; 36th, 200m breast

2005 World Rankings:[]

48th, 100m breast; 61st, 200m breast


Collegiate: Was an All-American, Academic All-American, and NCAA Finalist at University of Minnesota

High School: 2001 Academic All-American … two-time High School All-American in the 100 breast


High School: Fargo North HS '99

College: Minnesota '04

College Major: Transferred to Minnesota from Nebraska in 2001 when the Huskers dropped their women’s swimming program … majored in nursing

Job Outside of Swimming: Public Relations professional for Shandrew PR

Family, Village, Community[]

Parents: Mother is Karen

Sibling(s): Has one brother (Ronnie Hehn) who swims for Indiana University

Hobbies Outside the Pool: Going to concerts, the beach, movies

Most Influential Person: Mom ... "She has been my support system and has given up a lot to make sure her children are happy and successful."

Favorites: Movies: Pretty Woman, The Breakfast Club, Elf ... TV: Grey's Anatomy, Entourage, Heroes, Lost

International Medals[]

2007 Pan American Games 2007: Bronze, 200m BR

Top Times[]

Event Best Year 100m BR 1:08.42 Jul 07 200m BR 2:25.73 May 08


SCY NATS - t4 Final, 100y BR; t4 Final, 200y BR SUM NATS - 4 Final, 100m BR; 4 Final, 200m BR; 17 Final, 400m MED-R PAN AMS - 3 Final, 200m BR


US OPEN - 4 Final, 100m BR; 4 Final, 200m BR SUM NATS - 8 Final, 100m BR; 4 Final, 200m BR SPG CHAMPS - 4 Final, 100m BR; 7 Final, 200m BR


US OPEN - 8 Final, 100m BR; 3 Final, 200m BR SUM NATS - 7 Final, 100m BR; 5 Final, 200m BR WC TRIALS - 9 Final, 100m BR; 8 Final, 200m BR


SUM NATS - 7 Final, 100m BR; 5 Final, 200m BR OLY TRIALS - 13 Final, 100m BR SPG NATS - 19 Final, 100m BR; 19 Final, 200m BR 2003 SUM NATS - 21 Final, 100m BR; 9 Final, 200m BR 2002 US Open - 4 Final, 100m BR; 4 Final, 200m BR SUM NATS - 11 Final, 100m BR; 8 Final, 200m BR 100