Nanook swim team signs Alaskan recruit

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Nanook Swim Team has been staying busy this offseason.
They signed another recruit for next year and this one was found in Alaska. ​
Wasilla's Alexis Mattson will be joining the Nanooks for the 2019 season. ​
While swimming for the Colony Knights, Mattson took fifth in the 100 yard breastroke and eighth in the 200 yard individual medley at the 2018 State Championships. ​
She was named team captain for her final two seasons, and the teams MVP award her senior year. ​
She's also a decorated athlete out of the pool, winning the team's spirit, leadership, sportsmanship, and most dedicated awards throughout her high school career. ​
She plans on majoring in Biology when she arrives on campus in the fall.