The Houston women won 11 of 18 events en route to a 191-143 victory over the Rice Owls at the 2021 Rice Fall Splash.
The University of Houston has hired Tanica Jamison as the program’s new head swimming & diving coach, adding a standout coach of ten years at Texas A&M.
Houston won their 5th-straight AAC championship title this weekend, clearing runner-up SMU by 255.5 points.
In an AAC Champs with a smaller field than we’re used to, the Houston women and SMU men have jumped out to early leads after the 1st day of competition.
Houston fourth-year Ioanna Sacha had a standout performance on Senior Day, winning three individual events while swimming on the victorious 200 medley relay.
The Cougars recorded wins in 13 of the 16 events.
Ioanna Sacha had one win and two runner-up finishes in Houston’s win over SMU on Friday.
Leehy’s time currently stands as the #5 time in the NCAA this year (as of the time this was posted).
The Cougars have inked Spaniards Marina Ortega Bonilla and Laura Garcia Marin, along with French native Thais Bideau, to bring their 2020-21 class to 14.