Swimmers Begin Short Course Nationals, Divers Launch in Austin
Dec. 3, 2009
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Nineteen TCU men's and women's swimmers will compete at the 2009 AT&T Short Course National Championships and the USA Swimming Long Course Time Trials in Federal Way, Wash., Dec. 3-5, at the at the Weyerhaueser King County Aquatic Center.
The meet will follow the traditional schedule of morning prelims and evening finals with the morning sessions starting each day at 9 a.m. Evening finals begin at 5 p.m. Five to seven events will be contested daily. Footage from the meet will air nationally on NBC on Saturday, December 12 at 1 p.m. CT.
The TCU diving squad will also be in action this weekend, traveling to Austin, Texas for the Texas Invitational, Dec. 3-5. Junior Kyle Callens hasn’t lost an event through the Frogs’ first three meets this semester and has been named the Mountain West Conference Diver of the Week on two occasions. Both Callens and senior Jennifer Ferguson own one of the top three scores posted by a conference diver this season.