The Rice swimmers are done with final exams and next return to competition this weekend at the UIW Christmas Invitational, a big three-day, four-team meet in San Antonio on Dec. 19-21.
Senior Erin Flanigan won the rugged 1,000-freestyle as the Rice swim team took on No. 1 ranked Texas A&M Saturday afternoon in College Station.
Rice senior Casey Clark has been named the Conference USA Swimmer of the Week for Nov. 18-24, the league office announced Tuesday (Nov. 25) from its headquarters in Irving, Texas.
Casey Clark broke another school record, won two events, and swam on a winning relay to help lead the Owl swimmers to the Hansel Invitational title Sunday in Pearland, Texas.
Casey Clark broke a Rice record, provisionally qualified for the NCAAs in two events, and swam on two winning relays to pace the Owls Saturday at the Phill Hansel Invitational in Pearland, Texas.
Not only did the Rice swimmers win five of the six events on the opening day of Phill Hansel Invitational Friday evening, the Owls did so in convincing fashion with five NCAA provisional times.