Alaska State Champ Ellie Mercer Gives Her Commitment to Grand Canyon
March 16, 2020—
Ellie Mercer , a current high school senior from Eagle River, Alaska, has committed to swim for Division I Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona. Mercer will graduate from Eagle River High School in spring 2020 and join the Lopes’ class of 2024. Mercer is a current year-round swimmer for the Chugiak Aquatic Club. Earlier this year, she became Alaska’s state champ in the 200 backstroke LCM (2:28.11) and the 100 backstroke LCM (1:08.40). According to her Instagram, Mercer said: With her current best times, Mercer would have had a few finals performances with GCU at the 2020 WAC S ...