Junior Crystal Kibby leads OSU with three top-five finishes
The Oregon State swim team finished the second day of competition at the Pac-12 Championships tonight. The Beavers had two athletes qualify for the finals of the 200-yard individual medley and both placed in the top-20 overall.
The Oregon State swim team is heading to Federal Way, Wash. to compete at the 2012 Pac-12 Championships. The meet will run February 22-25.
The Oregon State swim team is heading to Santa Barbara, Calif. for a dual meet against the Gauchos. This is Oregon State's second dual of the 2011-2012 season.
The Oregon State swimming team is ready to kick-off the 2011-2012 season against California on Friday at 12:00 p.m. at Dixon Recreation Center.
SOPHOMORE (2011-2012): Competed in six different events: 200 yard freestyle, 100 and 200 yard butterfly, 100 and 200 yard backstroke and the 200 yard individual medley ... Swam her fastest times in the 200 yard freestyle (1:56.57), 100 yard butterfly (56.54) and the 200 yard individual medley (2:06.22) at the Pac-12 Championships ... Swam her fastest times in the 200 yard butterfly (2:03.55) and the 100 yard backstroke (59.22) at the Arena Invitational ... Her best finish during the season came against Seattle when she finished third in the 100 yard butterfly.
FRESHMAN (2010-2011): Competed in seven events: 100 and 200 yard freestyle, 100 and 200 yard butterfly, the 200 yard backstroke and the 200 and 400 yard IM ... Competed in the 200 yard freestyle seven times during the season with her best time coming at the Arena Invite finishing with a time of 1:54.59 ... Competed in the 200 yard backstroke seven times with her fastest time coming at the Pac-10 Championships finishing with a time of 2:04.84 ... Competed in the 400 IM four times during the season with her best time coming at the Arena Invite with a time of 4:30.82.
HART: Lettered four years swimming under Coach Steve Neal
PERSONAL: Born in Tarzana, Cali. ... Majoring in Health and Human Sciences and wants to become an athletic trainer ... Parents are Jim and Marisa Hanson ... Siblings include Samantha and Jaimie ... Competed for Canyons club team in Newhall, Cali for nine years ... Biggest athletic thrill was working at the 2004 Olympic trials ... Favorite food is pasta and favorite movie is Grease ... Most memorable swimming moment was getting her junior national ... Favorite athlete is Amanda Beard ... Chose Oregon State because of the great swim team.