Meg Peel
Meg Peel
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Spring Lake, Michigan
High School: Spring Lake
Events: Backstroke/Butterfly
Major: Communications
Events: Backstroke, Butterfly

HOPEYS Female Athlete of the Year Award (2019)...MIAA Most Valuable Swimmer (2019)...MIAA Academic Honor Roll (2018)...CSCAA Scholar All-American (2018)...All-MIAA honoree (2018, 2019)...MIAA 400 Free Relay Champ at 3:30.14, 200 Medlay Relay at 1:44.61, 400 Medley Relay at 3:51.10 (2019)...Set school record in 100-yard backstroke with a time of 56.38 (12/2/17 at Wheaton Invitational)...Set school record in 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:01.61 (12/1/17 at Wheaton Invitation)...MIAA Swimmer of the Week (10/29/18, 11/20/17, 11/13/17)...Broke Albion College Pool record in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:06.96 (11/11/17 at Albion)

Why did you choose to attend Hope College?
 Amazing professors, the campus, close to home.

What were your favorite subjects in high school? English and art 

Name a role model or models who have impacted your life? And describe how. My dad because of the emphasis he puts on hard work while having fun.

What is your favorite pregame meal or snack? I love sweet potatoes before a meet or waffles. 

List a favorite Bible verse and why it is meaningful to you. Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. 

What is your favorite pre-game music? RL Grime or Travis Scott

If you could play another sport, regardless of skill, what would it be and why? I wish I could play basketball, that would be so sweet because I have very little coordination.