Columbus, Ohio - Julia Samson capped the Lions showings at the USA Swimming Winter National Championships on Saturday, Dec.2 with an impressive 'B' finals qualifying swim in the 200 backstroke. Samson clocked in with a time of 1:58.47, 11th best in the heat.

See below for other standuout perfrmnaces throughout the meet...


DAY FOUR USA WINTER NATIONALS HIGHLIGHTS
Day 4 Results

COLUMBIA TOP PERFORMERS
SWIMMERS/DIVERS PRELIMINARY FINISHES
Julia Samson

200 Backstroke (1:58.47) - 11th


Helen Wojdylo highlighted the third day of  the USA Swimming Winter National Championships for Columbia on Friday, Dec.1 with her preformances in the 100 breastroke. Wojdylo clocked in with a finals qulaifying time of 1:02.43 in the morning prelims, followed by a fifth-place finish in her finals heat with a time of 1:02.44.

DAY THREE USA WINTER NATIONALS HIGHLIGHTS
Day 3 Results


COLUMBIA TOP PERFORMERS
SWIMMERS/DIVERS 'C' FINALS FINISH
Helen Wojdylo 100 Breaststroke (1:02.44) - 5th
SWIMMERS/DIVERS PRELIMINARY FINISHES
Helen Wojdylo

100 Breaststroke (1:02.43) - 23rd

Julia Samson

100 Backstroke (55.70) -24th

Emily Wang

100 Butterfly (55.88) - 29th

Jordan Ashmore

100 Butterfly (DSN)


On the second day of the USA Swimming Winter National Championships, a pair of Lions competed on the national stage at Ohio State University's McCorkle Aquatic Pavillion amongst some of the biggest names in the sport. Mary Ashby clocked in with a time of 23.48 in the 50 freestyle to highlight the day with the 34th-best time in a 43 swimmer field in the morning prelims.

The squad of Julia Samson, Helen Wojdylo, Emily Wang and Ashby also combined for a 7th-best time of 3:43.04 in the 400 medley relay.

DAY TWO USA WINTER NATIONALS HIGHLIGHTS
Day 2 Results


COLUMBIA TOP PERFORMERS
SWIMMERS/DIVERS PRELIMINARY FINISHES
Mary Ashby

50 Freestyle (23.48) - 34th

Jessica Antiles

200 I.M. (DSQ)



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