JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Chattahoochee High School’s Hanna Allen has committed to swim for Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, competing in the Bluegrass Mountain Conference.
The SCAD Bees swam to a second-place women’s finish at the 2014 NAIA National Swimming and Diving Championships. SCAD has awarded Allen the May and Paul Poetter Scholarship.
Allen is a four-year varsity letterman and GHSA State Swimming and Diving Championship qualifier. She was a state championship finalist in her sophomore, junior and senior years.
A scholar athlete in her freshman year at Johns Creek High School, Allen earned the Academic Athletic Award all seasons eligible at Chattahoochee, and was a member of the National Honor Society and Chattahoochee’s ACT Gold Club.
She has served as a class council representative and has been a small group leader at Northpoint Community Church. Allen also sang in the Spivey Hall Children’s Choir as a member of the Tour Choir under the direction of Dr. Martha Shaw.
Allen served as team captain for Chattahoochee Gold, where she was a USA Swimming Speedo sectional qualifier and coached by Neil Savage at the team’s Cumming location.
In addition, she was a three-time recipient of the team’s Ironman Award.