March 2, 2011
NCAA Championships Psyche Sheet
NCAA Alternate List
ATHENS, Ohio -
After helping the Bobcats win the 2011 Mid-American Conference Championship, senior Rachel Heim (San Diego, Calif.) will represent the Ohio swimming and diving team at the upcoming NCAA Championships Mar. 17-19 in Austin, TX. The NCAA recently released its psyche sheet for the upcoming Championships on usaswimming.org.
Heim was invited to compete in the 100 Fly after qualifying with a time of 52.51 in the time trials, putting her in the 15th spot, overall. Last weekend, Heim won the event for the fourth-consecutive year at the MAC Championships.
Just missing the cut for Ohio was sophomore Lauren Funk (Springfield, Ohio) as she currently sits at number 21 on the First Alternate list with her 50 Free time of 22.55 set during the Championships last weekend. The 200 Freestyle Relay squad of Funk, Heim, Annie Donovan (Findlay, Ohio), and Katey Brooks (North Royalton, Ohio) also almost qualified with a time 1:29.70 in the time trials, finishing just .10 seconds behind the final 15th spot.
Diver Lindsay Hamilton (White City, Saskatchewan) also has a chance to qualify for the NCAA Diving Pre-Quality meet next weekend in Columbus, Ohio. The senior took home first in the 1-Meter boards at MACs with a score of 300.10, as well as second place on the 3-Meter with a 320.65.
Complete List of Pre-Selection Times
Amanda Cecere - 100 FL (54.55), 200 FL (2:00.09)
Petra Chomicz - 200 BR (2:15.86)
Annie Donovan - 50 FR (22.82)
Lauren Funk - 50 FR (22.55), 100 FR (50.06)
Rachel Heim - 100 FL (52.51), 100 BK (54.69), 200 FL (1:59.39)
Stacey Huber - 500 FR (4:50.42), 1650 FR (16:21.69
Sarah Owen - 200 BK (1:58.99)
Rachel Stearns - 200 IM (2:01.03), 100 BK (54.67), 200 BK (1:57.20)
Amanda Traylor - 500 FR (4:51.55), 200 FR (1:48.82)
Laurin Williams - 1650 FR (16:37.82)
200 Freestyle Relay - Funk, Donovan, Heim, Brooks (1:29.80)
400 Medley Relay - Stearns, Chomicz, Heim, Funk (3:39.47)
200 Medley Relay - Heim, Brooks, Cecere, Donovan (1:40.48)
800 Freestyle Relay - Traylor, Owen, Huber, Games (7:18.55)
400 Freestyle Relay - Funk, Heim, Brooks, Donovan (3:22.52)