Owls Set Three New School Records; Meet Continues Through Saturday At U.H. Natatorium
2012-2013: Conference USA Academic Honor Roll; Rice University Honor Athlete; Scored 45 points at the C-USA Championships to help the Owls win the second league title in the program's history... The 45 points was the ninth-highest total on the team... Posted the second-fastest 100-breaststroke (1:02.84) in school history with a fourth-place finish at conference, and was less-than a second behind record-setting teammate Kylee Talwar (1:01.92) in the same race... Swam the breaststroke leg of the of the Owls' C-USA champion 200-yard medley relay team that set a new school record (1:40.52)... Was tenth overall, and part of a 1-2-3 Rice finish, in the consolation finals of the 200-breaststroke after a career-best 2:18.10... Scored big with a sixth place finish in the C-USA's 200-butterfly thanks to a career-best 55.34 (where Rice claimed three of the top six spots in the event.
2011- 2012: Earned the team's Most Improved Swimmer award; Conference USA Academic Honor Roll; Rice University Honor Athlete; Finished fourth in the conference in the 100-breaststroke with a time of 1:03.09, the third-fastest mark in school history and best by any Owl in the last 11 years... Posted the No. 4 Rice mark in school history to win the C-USA's consolation final of the 200-breastsroke with a 2:18.25... Swam the breaststroke leg of the 200-medley relay that set a new school record as the Blue & Gray finished second in the conference with a time of 1:41.31... Also swam breaststroke on the 400-medley relay which registered the second-fastest time in school history (3:43.11) on the way to a second place C-USA finish... Didn't swim a lot of butterfly during the course of the regular season, but stepped-up to finish eleventh in the C-USA 100-fly with a 56.56 that was the Owls' fourth-fastest time of the year... Scored a total of 47 points at the C-USA championships, the seventh-highest total on the squad... Swam a career-best 24.15 in the 50-freestyle and a season-best 53.33 in the 100-free at the Phill Hansel Invitational held across town at the University of Houston.
2010-2011:C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll; Scored for the Owls at the C-USA Championships with an 11th place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.65), the team's fourth-best mark of the year... Posted two of the team's top-five times of the year at the C-USA meet held at U.H.... Swam the fourth-best mark on the team in the 100-backstroke (58.60)... Fifth on the team in the 50-yard freestyle (24.44)... Competed in the 200-individual medley (2:12.40) at the Phill Hansel Invitational in the fall.
A 2010 graduate of Stratford High School... Finished fifth in the 50-freestyle in back-to-back years at the state championships... Notched a career-best 23.59 in the 50-free for the Spartans... Four-time senior sectionals finalist... Placed 13th in the 100-breaststroke at the 2008 state meet... Two-time Stratford Swimmer of the Year and Freshman Swimmer of the Year in 2007... Coached by Rey Aguilar... Member of the National Honor Society.
Competed for the Dad's Club... Gulf zones finalist... Coached by Mike Hoskovec... Multiple All-America honoree... Two-time Scholastic All-America selection.
Full Name: Lillian Irene Marrow (prefers "Lilly"). Born: January 23, 1992 in Dallas. Parents: Tom and Georgia Marrow of Houston (one brother). Completed final phase of Girl Scouts Gold Award. Enjoys art and charity work. Rice College: McMurtry.