Oregon State Athletes Honored for Academic Achievement
The Oregon State swim team had eight student-athletes named to the 2012 Pac-12 All-Academic teams, announced today by Commissioner Larry Scott.
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 split the meet against the UCLA Bruins and the Utah Utes. They defeated the Utah Utes 147.5-114.5 and fell to the Bruins 183-78.
The Oregon State swim team will play host to UCLA and Utah on Saturday Jan. 14. The meet is set to kick-off at 12:00 p.m. at the Dixon Recreation Center on the Oregon State campus.
JUNIOR (2010-2011): Competed in seven events: 200, 500 and 1,000 yard freestyle, 100 and 200 yard butterfly, and the 200 and 400 yard IM ... Participated in 10 meets during the season ... Competed in the 200 yard butterfly 10 times with her best time coming at the Pac-10 Championships finishing with a time of 2:06.56 ... Competed in the 200 yard IM five times with her fastest time coming at the Pac-10 Championships finishing with a time of 2:12.65.
WESTVIEW HS: Graduated with a 3.9 GPA ... A member of National Honor Society ... Swam all four years under head Coach Melinda Miller ... Team won state all four years ... Had four varsity team records in the 500 free.