Men's Swimming

    blank
    Dakota Hodgson
    Dakota Hodgson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Brentwood, Tenn.

    High School:
    Home School

    Last College:
    Auburn

    Height:
    5-10

    Event:
    Fly / IM / Free

    Birthdate:
    08/23/1991

    THIS SEASON: A strong butterflyer who is improving his versatility, 2014 redshirt junior Dakota Hodgson can provide strong dual meet and postseason scoring and is eyeing his first trip to the NCAAs.

    2013: Hodgson was a two-time `B' finalist at the 2013 Pac-12 Championships as a sophomore, finishing 14th in the 200y fly (1:47.17) and 16th in the 500y free (4:25.39). He also raced in the 400y IM. His 200y fly prelim (1:45.35) was a PR ... He finished sixth in the 200y fly (1:45.62) at the 2013 U.S. Winter Nationals and was a `B finalist in the 400y IM and the 500y free.

    2012: Hodgson trained full time leading up the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials and was a finalist in the meet in the 200m fly, taking sixth (1:58.07). He also raced in the 200m IM and the 100m fly and qualified in the 400m IM and 200m and 400m free.

    AUBURN: Hodgson saw limited action as a 2010-11 freshman at Auburn, competing only in the fall semester.

    HIGH SCHOOL: While in high school (he was home-schooled), Hodgson was a two-time junior national champion in the 200y fly and a 2008-09 U.S. Junior National Team member. A prep All-American who was a 2010 state champion in the 100y fly, he qualified for the 2008 United States Olympic Trials in the 200m fly.

    CLUB: Nashville Aquatic Club.

    PERSONAL: He was born on Aug. 23, 1991 ... He is majoring in human biology ... His father Charles swam at Dartmouth while his mother, Amy, swam at Virginia.

    HODGSON'S PERSONAL RECORDS

    Event
    100-yard fly48.68
    200-yard fly1:45.35
    200-yard free1:37.48
    500-yard free4:21.11
    200- yard IM2:05.63
    400- yard IM3:53.04