Led by a relay sweep and 13 event victories, FIU won their 8th consecutive Conference USA Championship, scoring 1131.5 points.
Rice freshman Arielle Hayon shattered the meet record in the 100 butterfly to highlight the third day of the 2022 Conference USA Championships.
Following the second day of action at the 2022 Conference USA Championships, FIU has begun to pull away from the pack, racking up a total of 352 points.
FIU opened the 2022 Conference USA Championships with a victory in the 200 medley and 800 freestyle relays, breaking the meet record in the former.
All of FIU’s individual event wins on Saturday came from international students, including three from freshman Christie Chue from Singapore.
Maha Gouda’s victory on 1-meter and Lamija Medosovic leading a 2-3-4 FIU finish in the 100 back earned FIU a narrow 4-point lead over Rice going into day 3.
Florida International emerged victorious in a crosstown dual with Miami as both schools recognized their senior athletes.
SwimMac Carolina’s Jordan Browning has committed to swim for Florida International University beginning fall 2021. She will join their class of 2025.
The Panthers are now the first team to win 6 consecutive C-USA titles, and their score of 1044.5 is the highest score of any C-USA team champion.
Panther freshman Mandy Song won the 1 meter diving tonight, after taking the 3 meter title last night.
Five time defending C-USA champions Florida International University won both relays on the opening night of the 2020 Conference USA Champs.
Florida International’s Julia Miranda and Rachel Foord both wrapped up Conference USA’s weekly awards as the Swimmer and Diver of the Week.
The FIU swim and dive team wrapped up the weekend against two Power-5 opponents on a perfect 2-0 note, improving to 4-3 on the season.
The Rice swim team completed a three-meet sweep by defeating Conference USA rival Florida International and American Athletic foe Tulane on Saturday.
The FIU women took down in-state rival Miami on Saturday, winning 10 of 16 events to earn their first meet victory of the season.