Owls Lead Team Standings Heading Into Sunday Finale
2013-2014: Conference USA Academic Honor Roll; Saved the best for last while competing at the C-USA Championships... Followed a season-best 4:57.47 in the C-USA's 500-freestyle with a 1:52.15 in the 200-free... Best 1,000 was 10:25.13 from the Houston Invitational in the fall.
Swam for Lahden Uimaseura under head coach Ari Paive... Won the Nordic Youth Championship in the 400-freestyle (SCM)... Represented Finland in the Youth Olympic Festival in Belgrad, Serbia, and the European Youth Championships in Prague in the Czech Republic... Also spent an exchange season for Wildcat Aquatics in Lexington, Kentucky, under head coach Ben Davis.
A 2013 graduate of Lahden Lyseon Lukio in Finalnd.
Full name: Anniina Emilia Ala-Seppälä. Parents: Marti and Paula Ala-Seppälä of Hollola, Finland. Rice College: Will Rice