Cougars’ senior Ioanna Sacha and freshman Hedda Grelz earned swimmer and diver of the week honors, respectively.
Ioanna Sacha had one win and two runner-up finishes in Houston’s win over SMU on Friday.
Houston still has 4 individual swimming qualifiers for the NCAA Championship meet, while Nocenti is FIU’s first qualifier this season.
The East Carolina and Cincinnati men battled closely, with ECU winning an exciting match up by single digit points. Houston extended their women’s streak.
Kearsey raced to a new AAC Meet Record in the 50 free. The former mark of 19.58 was set by Louisville NCAA Champion Joao De Lucca in 2014.
Houston’s team win was fueled by a couple key events where they swept Arkansas.
Sophomore Becca Evans won one individual event and anchored two relays to help lead the Rice to the meet title of the program’s Fall Splash Invitational.
There was a very tight battle between Houston’s Sam Medlin and Tulane’s Lilly Byrne in the 500 free.
The University of Houston Swimming & Diving team returns home for its final home meet of the 2018-19 season to face Rice at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center on Feb. 23
The University of Houston Swimming & Diving team will head out for its final road trip of the regular-season when it visits LSU and Rice in Baton Rouge for a two-day meet at the LSU Natatorium.
Claire Rasmus hit the wall first in both of her individual events on Saturday for A&M.
New Mexico State swimming and diving came out victorious in its season-opening meet on Saturday with a 171-127 win over Northern Colorado.