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SARAH TANNER - LAROSA'S MVP OF THE WEEK WINNER
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NAME: Sarah Tanner
SCHOOL: Ursuline Academy
SPORT(S): Swimming
GRADUATING YR.: 2008
BIRTHDATE: 10-19-89
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'7" – 140 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Loveland
PARENTS: Tom & Marty
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My parents."
FUTURE GOAL: "Achieve Olympic Trial time in 200 IM; contribute to success of U. of North Carolina."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This 11-time All-American has won 6 Ohio state swimming championships 2 individually and 4 as part of winning relay teams. Sarah has been part of 3 Ohio championship 200 freestyle relay teams, 1 champion 200 medley relay team and, last year and this year, was the individual state champ in the 200 IM. In last year's district competition, her 55.26 in the 100 butterfly set a district record. She was named GGCL Swimmer of the Year as a junior, as well as 1st team all-conference and all-city for the third time. A tremendous student and senior class co-president, Sarah is active in community service and swims for the Cincinnati Marlins in the summer. She will swim next year at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. Her favorite athlete is Ryan Lochte, favorite entertainer is Johnny Depp, favorite book is The Catcher in the Rye and her most-like-to-meet is the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "Sarah exemplifies true leadership in all her endeavors. Her dedication and desire are equaled by her commitment to supporting her teammates and the respect shown to all in the sport of swimming."
-- Tim Beerman, Swimming Coach