Jennings Competes In First Event At NCAA Swimming Championships
March 18, 2010
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Leona Jennings made SDSU history when she became the first Aztec to compete at the NCAA Championships Thursday morning at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind.
The freshman from Seattle swam in the prelims of the 200 individual medley where her time of 2:00.26 placed her 37th of 66 swimmers in the event.
Action at the NCAA Championships continues on Friday, March 19, where both Jennings and fellow Aztec freshman Katelyn Weddle will compete with the first event of the day schedule for an 8:00 a.m. (PT) start.
Weddle will participate in the 100 breaststroke race that will be the third event of the morning prelim session. Jennings will swim in the 100 backstroke scheduled as the sixth event. Both swimmers will also be in action on Saturday in the 200 breast and 200 back respectively.
Live video stream of every heat can be viewed by clicking here. Races results are available at that site as well.