March 14, 2012
'10 OA Alums Ward, Woodward and Hu Invited to NCAA Swimming Championships
The NCAA Division I Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Committee has announced the participants in the 2012 NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving Championships including UCSB swimmers Andrea Ward. Ward, the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Athlete of the Year, qualified for her first NCAA Championships with her time of 52.98 in the 100 butterfly. She is seeded 28th in the event. She will also swim in the 200 fly (seeded 40th)...The championships will be held March 15-17 at the James E. Martin Aquatics Center in Auburn, Alabama. Brooke Woodward, Emory Swimming and Diving Team, and Jenny Hu, Tufts Swimming and Diving, have been chosen to attend the 2012 NCAA Division III Swimming Diving Championships to be held March 21-24 at IUPU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana. Woodward is currently seeded first in the 400 IM, second in the 200 IM and will be swimming the 200 breaststroke where she is seeded 22nd in the event. Hu, a member of Tufts qualifying Medley Relay Team (seeded 10th) will additionally swim the 100 breaststroke event where she is seeded 27th.