Hania Moro
Hania Moro
Year: Senior
Hometown: New Cairo, Egypt
High School: Ramsen College
Position: Distance Free

NOTES: Became the Egyptian National Record Holder in the 400 free at the Egyptian Nationals with a time of 4:18.95… Also set a national record in the 800 free, touching in with a time of 8:53.24… Competed at the 2017 FINA World Championships in the 800 free and 400 free.

2017-18: Two-time champion at the America East Championships… Earned gold in the 1650 free, touching in with a time of 16:53.55… Also earned gold in the 500 free in a time of 4:51.89… Took home bronze in the 200 free, clocking in with a time of 1:50.39… Helped the women earn a gold in the 800 free relay… At the ECAC Championships, earned fourth place in the 500 free with a time of 4:52.97… Earned All-America East honors… Named America East Female Swimmer of the Week (1/9, 11/7, 10/11).

2016-17: Finished her second year as a Retriever with gold… Took home first place in the 500 free and 1650 free.. Placed fourth in the 200 free at the America East Conference… Touched the wall four seconds faster than the previous year in the 500 free... Named to America East Honor Roll. 

2015-16: Had a breakout freshman campaign for the Retrievers, earning a pair of medals at the America East Championships in Worcester... Moro finished sixth in the 500 free, touching the wall in a time of 4:56.21, the best time of her career... She followed that with a seventh place finish in the 200 free, finishing in 1:51.69... She also finished the 100 free in a lifetime best time of 52.50... Earned gold at the Egyptian Nationals in the 800 free with a time of 9:08.06.

Background: Broke Egyptian record in 400m Freestyle.

Personal: Daughter of Mohamed  Hany Horo and Nahed Feithy… Has two siblings, Mostafa and Hussein… Lists favorite book as Dear John and favorite food as pasta… Plans on majoring in financial economics.