Chloe Stepanek won two individual events and a relay, and was runner-up in a fourth, in the Aggies’ 159-102 victory over the Rice Owls on Saturday.
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.
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.
The swim shaved .20 seconds off her previous best of 2:12.84, which she swam exactly one year ago.
Five time defending C-USA champions Florida International University won both relays on the opening night of the 2020 Conference USA Champs.
Hitting a 4:15.73, this was only Quah’s second time ever racing the event in yards, and the Singaporean junior was one of two Aggies under 4:20 on Saturday.
Newport Harbor girls won 268-201 and Newport Harbor boys won 298-193.