Cougar Swimming Takes On Best of the Midwest at Hawkeye Invitational
Cougars are 3-5 for the 2012-13 season and seek another road trip win.
Nov. 28, 2012
Washington State hits the road to take on Iowa, Denver, Milwaukee, Michigan, Nebraska, and Northwestern at the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa City, Iowa Nov.30-Dec. 2...prelims begin at 8 a.m. Pacific and finals begin at 4 p.m. Pacific each day...Cougars are 3-5 for the 2012-13 season and seek another road trip win...WSU won both home meets of this season.
For live meet results from your computer or smart phone, visit: http://www.hawkeyesports.com/livestats/c-swim/.
WSU Swimming returns to the pool after it's home victory over Northern Arizona...freshman Loree Olson stepped up for WSU claiming the top spot in the 1000 freestyle (10:29.86), 200 backstroke (2:02.89), and 400 IM (4:29.32)...junior Emma Johansson also shined for WSU winning the 100 butterfly (55.64) and 100 backstroke (55.83)...sophomore Nicole Proulx continued the Cougar winning streak in the 200 freestyle (1:54.04).
Head coach Tom Jager is currently in his second year at Washington State after spending seven years coaching at Idaho...Jager is a six-time NCAA Champion, and a two-time Olympic gold medalist...Jager is joined by assistant coach Adriana Quirke...Quirke was Jager's assistant coach at Idaho for the past three seasons...rounding out the Cougar coaching staff is volunteer assistant coach Jessie Grow.